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Betty Jane Allen

January 10, 1925 - May 14, 2014
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BETTY JANE ALLEN West Des Moines Betty Allen, 89, passed away Wednesday, May 14, 2014 at Fleur Heights Care Center in Des Moines. There will be a Celebration of Betty's life between 4 and 6 p.m., Monday at McLaren's Resthaven Chapel in West Des Moines followed by a brief remembrance time and prayer at 6 p.m. A private family burial will be held later at Resthaven Cemetery. Betty was a Life Master Bridge player, seamstress, gourmet cook, loved to travel, and for many years the Allen family spent their holidays in Delray Beach, Florida at Wright by the Sea. For over 60 years she was part of the "Hyperion Field Club...
BETTY JANE ALLEN
West Des Moines

Betty Allen, 89, passed away Wednesday, May 14, 2014 at Fleur Heights Care Center in Des Moines. There will be a Celebration of Betty's life between 4 and 6 p.m., Monday at McLaren's Resthaven Chapel in West Des Moines followed by a brief remembrance time and prayer at 6 p.m. A private family burial will be held later at Resthaven Cemetery.

Betty was a Life Master Bridge player, seamstress, gourmet cook, loved to travel, and for many years the Allen family spent their holidays in Delray Beach, Florida at Wright by the Sea. For over 60 years she was part of the "Hyperion Field Club Ladies" who played golf, bridge, partied with spouses, took trips, and met monthly for birthday parties. She was a wonderful mother and grandmother.

Betty is survived by three daughters, Susan Allen, Carolyn Mullenix and Christine Jo Allen, all of Des Moines; six grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband of 48 years, Richard Blake Allen, and a son, Craig James Allen.

Memorial contributions may be given to the Shriners Children's Hospital.

"Rest in peace, Aunt Betty. Give my mom a hug. Michelle"

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