Clarence E. `Chris' Allen, age 64, our beloved husband, father, grandfather, brother and friend, died November 1, 1990 in Sandy, Utah .
He was born April 8, 1926 in Bingham Canyon, Utah to Clarence Elijah Allen Sr. and Ether May Price. On April 16, 1945, he married Jean LaDawn Miller in Salt Lake City, Utah. Chris retired after 38 years as an employee of Kennecott Copper and was a Veteran of World War II, where he served with the Navy. He loved the mountains, hunting and fishing. He was, `Jack of all trades-- handy man to the world' and a friend to all. He will be greatly missed.Survivors: wife, Jean, Sandy; sons and daughter, Chris Allen, Denny Allen `Famous', Mrs. Dan (Connie) Chavez, all Sandy; grandchildren, Stephanie Jackson, Dan Chavez, Sherry Allen, Chris Allen, Jr. and Clinton Allen; brothers and sisters, Mrs. William (Francis) Sylvester, West Jordan; Mrs. Ralph (Beverly) Green, Mrs. Dixie Brown, Paul Condie, all Sandy; William E. Allen, Midvale; mother-in-law, Mrs. Al (Dorothy) Kidd, Magna; brother and sisters-in-law, Keith and Shirley Wright, Mrs. Nancy Jacobsen, all Salt Lake; also numerous nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by parents; daughter, Wendy; sister, Fontella Dotson.
Funeral services will be held Monday, November 5, 1990, at 11 A.M. in the Goff Mortuary Chapel, 8090 So. State St., where friends may call Sunday, 6-8 P.M. and Monday one hour prior to services. Interment, Utah Veterans Memorial Park, Bluffdale, Utah. The family expresses heartfelt thanks to the Doctors and Nurses at the Veterans Hospital in Salt Lake for their care and concern.
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