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ALLEN, Elna M. 1924-2010


Posted By: S. Bell
Date: 11/17/2010 at 22:25:15

[Waterloo Courier, Tuesday, July 20, 2010]

CEDAR FALLS Elna M. Allen, 86, of Cedar Falls, died Saturday, July 17, at Sartori Memorial Hospital.

She was born Feb. 11, 1924, in Waterloo, daughter of Nels and Sophia Jorgensen Christensen. She married William "Bill" Allen on June 14, 1945, in Waterloo and they later divorced.

She was a graduate of Waterloo West High School and employed with Cinema Theater in College Square Mall for 33 years.

Survived by: two sons, Mark (Norma) Allen of Cedar Falls, Craig (Karen) Allen of Sandwich, Ill.; three daughters, Mary Turner of Waterloo, Annette (Kirk) Kelly of Cedar Falls and Nancy (Alan) Hemesath of Cedar Falls; 16 grandchildren; 21 great-grandchildren; and a sister, Anna Bell of Cedar Falls.

Preceded in death by: two brothers, Carl and Paul Christensen; three sisters, Karen Gord, Helen Farmer and Betty Smith; a grandson, Devon Turner; and a great-grandson, Tristin Allen.

Services: (note correct time) 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at St. Ansgar Lutheran Church, with burial in Elmwood Cemetery, both in Waterloo. Public visitation from 4 to 7 p.m. today at Richardson Funeral Home, Cedar Falls, and for an hour before services Wednesday at the church.

Memorials: may be directed to the church.


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