OTTUMWA — Evelyn Faye Allen, 83, of 2035 Chester Ave., died at 5:11 a.m. February 8, 2014, at the Ottumwa Regional Health Center.
She was born June 20, 1930, in Gilman, Iowa, to George and Opal Hannen McHenry. She married Robert Lee Allen June 1, 1946. He preceded her in death December 16, 1997.
Surviving are a daughter, Elaine Breckenridge (Jerry) of Rockford, Ill.; a daughter-in-law, Connie Allen of Livonia, Mo.; three grandchildren, Laurie Allen, Robbie Allen and Traci (James) Hanners; six great- grandchildren, Jessa, Caleb, Nevaeh, Benjamin, Braeden and Kyla; three sisters, Carol Prewitt of Unionville, Mo., Deloris Mathes of Glendale, Mo., and Shelia Probasco of Unionvillie, Mo.
She was preceded in death by a son, Paul Allen; a son-in-law, Danny Breckenridge; a granddaughter, Staci Aldrich; and a brother, George Paul McHenry.
Graveside services and burial will be 1 p.m. Tuesday at McCune Cemetery near Livonia, Mo.
Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society.
Reece Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.