Information for Stanford Elmer Allen
26 August, 1926
– 29 January, 1987
From the Idaho Press-Tribune
Contributed by Dennis McIndoo
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Services for Stanford
Elmer Allen, 65, of Caldwell, who died Thursday, Jan. 29, at
his home of natural causes, will be conducted at 2 p.m. Monday
at Alsip Funeral Chapel, Nampa.
The Rev. I.W. Dickey, pastor of the Marsing Church of
the Nazarene, the Rev. John Sinclair, associate pastor of the
Caldwell First Christian Church and the Rev. Kenneth B. Britt,
pastor of the Nampa First Christian Church, will officiate.
Chapel rites will be by the Southside Grange No. 99.
Burial will follow in Hillcrest Memorial Gardens, Caldwell.
Mr. Allen was born Aug. 26, 1921, to Elmer and Florence
Allen at Ogallalla, Neb. At a young age e moved with his
family to California and then to the Boise Valley in 1928.
He was reared and educated at Nampa. In 1937 he moved to
the Lakeview community, where he farmed with his father.
He married Verda Wood Oct. 14, 1943, at Meridian.
Since their marriage they had farmed and made their home in
the Lakeview community.
He was a member of the First Christian Church of
Caldwell and had been recently attending the Marsing Church of
the Nazarene. He was a member of the Nampa Countryman's
Club, the National Grange, the Idaho State Grange, the Canyon
County Pomona Grange and the Southside Grange. He had
served on the Upper Deer Flat Volunteer Fire Department and
was a former member of the board of directors of Producers
Supply Co-op. He enjoyed shop work and woodwork as a
He is survived by his wife of Caldwell; two daughters
and their families, Lois and Larry Hillman and their sons
Gregory and Matthew, all of Poulsbo, Wash., and Laneal and Ted
Chirin and their son Machael, all of Nampa a son and his
family, Rex and Judy Allen, their son Lucas and their daughter
LaKrista, all of Marsing; a sister, Elizabeth (Mrs. Tom)
Thomas of Nampa; three brothers, Dean Allen of Nampa; two
aunts, Nora Seaman Wiles and Iva Doner, both of Nampa; an
uncle, Emmett Fairchild of North Platte; and numerous nieces,
nephews, cousins and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
The family suggests memorials to a favorite charity, or
flowers may be sent.