|Funeral services for Wilford Roy Allen, age 68, were held on Friday at the Campbell Funeral Home in Blair. Mr. Allen died April 19
8 at the Blair Memorial Hospital.|
Wilford is survived by his wife Bertha, two children, one grandson and two brothers. The Allens lived at 1121 Nebraska Street and he had been employed by the Wilkinson Manufacturing Company in Fort Calhoun for approximately 25 years.
His surviving children are Roy, of Council Bluffs, Iowa, Nancy Allen of Beatrice. His grandson is Nicholas Jones. His brothers are Gilford and David Allen.
Rev. Owen Wilmot officiated with burial in the Blair Cemetery.
Pallbearers were Eddie Kuhl, Gary Kuhl, Daniel Anderson, Jim Denitelli, Gene Deters and James Coffelt.
~~~Obituary courtesy of the Washington County Genealogical Society. Newspaper clipping on file at the Blair Public Library.~~~