Twila Delores Allen was born on February 18, 1923 in Waynesville, Illinois and died on Monday, December 6, 2010, in Gresham, Oregon at the age of 87 years.
Twila moved with her family to Kelso, Washington and attended school in Kelso. She married Daniel Allen in 1940 and they resided there until moving to Portland, Oregon in 1952. Twila worked in sales for J.C Penney and Sears in Portland.
Twila is survived by two sons, Gary Allen of Portland and Dwight Allen of Vancouver, Washington; a brother, George Keswick of Portland; and 6 grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren.
A Funeral Service will be held at 11:00 am on Monday, December 13, 2010 at Gateway Little Chapel of the Chimes, 1515 NE 106th Ave., Portland, Oregon 97220. Private interment at Skyline Memorial Gardens, Portland, Oregon.
Family suggests contributions in Twila's memory be sent to Parkinson's Society, 1015 NW 22nd Ave., Portland, OR 97210-5198.