Harriette Lucille Allen

OBIT Allen2June 3, 1926 – Dec. 13, 2014

A memorial service for Harriette Lucille Allen will be held Monday, Dec. 22, at 10 a.m. at the First Presbyterian Church in Greybull. Harriette, 88, died Dec. 13 at Bonnie Bluejacket Memorial Nursing Home.

She was born June 3, 1926, in Douglas, the daughter of Fletcher and Hazel Newton Kershner. She was raised in the Big Horn Basin and graduated from high school when she was 16 years old. She attended Denver Business College for two years.

Harriette married Harry H. Allen June 7, 1946, at Red Lodge, Mont. She worked for many years as district clerk for the U.S. Forest Service.

She was a member of the First Presbyterian Church where she served as a deacon and a treasurer. Harriette was also a member of the V.F.W. Auxiliary and the BPO Does.

Her husband, Harry Allen; her parents, Fletcher and Hazel Kershner; sister Danella Morris and son Rick Allen preceded her in death.

She is survived by her daughter Kathy Bullinger of Cody; two grandsons, Scott Carpenter and Bruce Allen, and two granddaughters, Kacy Heiser and Rikilyn Allen and their families, and a great-grandson, Aiden Heiser.

Burial will be at the Donald J. Ruhl Memorial Cemetery. Following the burial a meal will be held for family and friends in the basement of the First Presbyterian Church.