Allen, Myrtle Marie (Norton) (August 3, 1919 - January 28, 1951)
Mrs. Myrtle Marie Allen
Douglas Budget - February 8, 1951Mrs. Myrtle Marie Allen was born Aug. 3, 1919, in North Carolina, the daughter of Ernest and Calla Mae Norton. She departed this life Jan. 28, 1951, at the age of 31 years, five months and 23 days.
Until 1930 she resided with her parents in North Carolina, moving to Douglas with her parents at that time. She attended grade and high school here. In March 1946, she was united in marriage with Fed Allen at Hot Springs, S. D. Her husband survives her. For the past few months she had resided at Moorcroft where Mr. Allen is employed by Knisely-Moore Co.
In addition to her husband Mrs. Allen is survived by her father, Ernest Norton of Douglas; one brother, Oliver (Bill), who is in the navy and now stationed in Hawaii, and two sisters, Mrs. Clarence Hansen, Jr., of Laramie and Mrs. Dennis Rogers of Orin.
Funeral services were held Saturday at Stark's chapel, with rev. Louis Gale officiating, and interment was in Douglas Park cemetery. Pallbearers were James Kennedy, Archie Bruner, Al Clough, Tony Funk, Kenneth Ivester and James Froggatt.
Out-of-town relatives here to attend the funeral were Bertha Allen from South Dakota, Mr. and Mrs. Bill Watson of Riverton and her brother Bill from Honolulu.