I have no connection to the Allen family (that i know of!)--this obituary happened to appear on the same page as that of one of my ancestors.I thought perhaps it may be a help to someone.
The Times Recorder, Zanesville, Ohio Wednesday, December 7, 1966 Harry B. Allen, 75, of Adamsville road died at 7:30 pm Tuesday (Dec. 6) in Bethesda Hospital after three months' illness. Mr. Allen was admitted to the hospital Friday.He was a bridge foreman for Muskingum County Highway Department and formerly operated a dairy farm on Adamsville road. He was born in Zanesville April 18, 1891.Mr. Allen formerly lived in Chandlersville but spent most of his life in the Adamsville road vicinity. His wife, the former Freda Miley, died in 1957. Mr. Allen was a World War I veteran having served with the Army in Germany. Surviving are two brothers, Ed Allen of Zanesville Route 8, and Roy Allen of Adamsville road;and three sisters, Miss Emma Allen and Mrs. Anna Jones, both of Wheeling avenue, and Mrs. Edith Click of Portales, N.M. Services will be held at 1 pm Thursday at Shirer and Son Funeral Home in Adamsville with Rev. James Lawrence officiating.Burial will be in St. Paul Cemetery near Sonora.Friends may call at the funeral home 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 pm today.