Obituary Record

John Allen
Died on 11/14/1987
Buried in Allen (Pioneer Memorial) Cemetery

Services for John H. Allen, 76, of Omaha will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday, November 19, 1987 at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Benson.

Masonic graveside services will be conducted at the Allen Memorial Cemetery in Ft. Calhoun Township, Washington County.

John was born in Washington County May 24, 1911, to C. Scott and Adele (McPherson) Allen and died in Omaha, November 14, 1987.

He attended Wranch School and was a graduate of Blair High School.

He was a 50-year member of Solomon Lodge No. #10 in Fort Calhoun and a Shriner in Omaha.

He was united in marriage to Gladys Heise, August 15, 1937.

John owned and operated Allen Oil Company in Omaha until his retirement.

John is survived by his wife, Gladys of Omaha, sons Lynn of Omaha, Scott of Omaha, and Robert of Omaha, four grandchildren, and brother Mac Allen of Blair.

He was preceded in death by his parents, three brothers; Walter, William, and Rollo, three sisters, Gertrude Merritt, Odile Cary and infant sister.

Pallbearers will be Gerald Allen, Chauncey Allen, David Allen, Mark Allen, Gene Denker and Dick Vinton.