Allen, Daphine M.
Date: Tues. Dec. 23, 2008
Time: 10:30 a.m. to 12:30p.m.
Mahn Funeral Home, DeSoto Chapel
Date: Tues. Dec 23, 2008
Mahn Funeral Home DeSoto Chapel
Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery, St. Louis, Mo
Daphine M. Allen, 84, DeSoto passed away on December 20, 2008 at The Villas in DeSoto. She was born on September 28, 1924 in St. Louis; her loving mother was Delilah (nee Vincent) Lawrence. Her loving husband Charles D. Allen, Sr. preceded her in death.
She was the dear mother of Charles D. (Robyn) Allen, Jr, McLoud, Oklahoma and Paul V. (Sue) Trusik, St. Ann. Beloved sister of Bill Lawrence, Fredericktown. She was the dear Grandmother of Chris, Mark, Dave, Paul Jr. and Elizabeth and dear Great-Grandmother of Gabby, Peyton, Brendan, and Shannon. In addition her parents and husband she was preceded in death by a daughter, Cathy Willers, 2 brothers Paul Lawrence and Marion Lawrence and a sister, Shirley Arndt.
Mrs. Allen enjoyed sewing, quiltmaking, gardening and doll making. She had worked in bookkeeping for the First Northwest Bank.
Rev. Gene Moses will be officiating funeral services.