November 17, 2011
JUNE BETTY ALLEN
(12/3/1923 - 11/9/2011)
June Betty Allen, 87, of Bloomfield, Iowa died November 9, 2011 at Lakeside Meadows Care Center in Osage Beach, Missouri. She was born December 3, 1923 in San Antonio, Texas to Howard O. and Selma A. Haberkorn Watson. She married Henry E. "Hank" Allen December 25, 1943 in San Antonio. He preceded her in death August 30, 2003. June was a LPN for the Bloomfield Care Center and the Memphis Care Center. She was a member of the Stiles Christian Church, Gideon Auxiliary, and a 50-year-member of P.E.O. Chapter A.D. of Milton, Iowa. She loved to knit and work with flowers.
She is survived by a son, Henry "Tex" (Marci) Allen of Centreville, Virginia; three daughters, Barbara (Tom) Crawford of Memphis, Missouri, Bette (Bob) Taylor of Lake Ozark, Missouri, Tina (Jerry) Burrows of Kalona, Iowa; nine grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; a granddaughter, Patricia June Allen; a brother, Howard Hugh Watson; and a sister, Elizabeth Byrne.
Funeral services were held Saturday, November 12, 2011 at the Wagler Funeral Home in Bloomfield with Kramer Smith officiating. Burial was in the Sunnyside Cemetery in Milton, Iowa. Memorials have been established to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital and to the Stiles Christian Church. Online condolences may be directed to www.waglerfuneralhome.com.