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 Allie Viola <I>Oyler</I> Dunn

Allie Viola Oyler Dunn

Lamar, Prowers County, Colorado, USA
Death 27 Feb 1996 (aged 96)
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA
Burial Murray, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA
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Our beloved mother, grandmother and great grandmother, Allie Viola Oyler Dunn, passed away February 27, 1996, at Garden Terrace Care Center after a long illness.

She was 96. Allie was born in Lamar, Colorado on October 27, 1899, a daughter of George and Agnes Oyler. She married Charles Albert Dunn on September 17, 1919, in Manassa, Colorado.

In 1923, they moved to Utah, living in Bingham Canyon for many years. After World War II, they moved to Murray. Allie enrolled at Salt Lake Community College and became a dedicated and caring licensed practical nurse. She worked at Veterans Hospital where she received numerous Nurse of the week, month, year awards. After retiring in 1970, she moved to Phoenix, Arizona, where she continued to work, taking care of elderly patients until returning to Murray in 1976.

She was a wonderful, loving mother and grandmother. She loved her children, grandchildren, pet dog (Teacup), and gardening. She was a truly remarkable lady.

Member of the LDS Church.

Survived by sons, Albert (Rae), Marion (Hertha), Jerry (Geraldine); daughter, Betty Holt; 19 grandchildren; 30 great-grand-children; three great-great-grandchildren; brothers, Denver and Theodore, both Colorado. Preceded in death by parents; husband, who died November 17, 1952; grandson, Michael Bruce Dunn; sisters, Maude, Jennie and Artie; brothers, George F, William, Walter, Kemron and Russell.

The family thanks the staffs of Garden Terrace and Draper Rehabilitation Center for the loving care they gave during her long illness.

Private family funeral services were held at Goff Mortuary and interment, Murray City Cemetery.


Source-Deseret News Saturday, March 2, 1996 Obituary

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  • Maintained by: Anne
  • Originally Created by: Utah State Historical Society
  • Added: 2 Feb 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 36440
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Allie Viola Oyler Dunn (27 Oct 1899–27 Feb 1996), Find A Grave Memorial no. 36440, citing Murray City Cemetery, Murray, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA ; Maintained by Anne (contributor 46788213) .