From Bedford (IN) Times-Mail ---- Charlotte A. Allen
June 16, 1922 — Feb. 10, 2008
CONVERSE — Charlotte A. Allen, 85, Converse, formerly of Orange County, died at 2:50 a.m. Sunday at Wesleyan Health Care in Marion.
Born June 16, 1922, in Orange County, she was the daughter of the late William and Grace (Allen) Abel. She married Charles A. Allen on Oct. 10, 1938, and he preceded her in death in 1985.
Mrs. Allen had lived in the Converse area since 1990. She had worked at a television factory and the Paoli Chair Company. She attended the West Baden Springs High School and was a member of the Converse Church of Christ.
Survivors include daughters, Helen (Russell) Lawson of Swayzee and Doris (Charles) Skarvan of Port Charlotte, Fla.; sons, Robert L. (Norma) Allen of Bedford and Thomas (Jane) Allen of Chicago, Ill.; one brother, Roy Abel of Bedford; one sister, Betty Mehan of West Baden Springs; six grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; and six step-great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; nine brothers; one sister; and longtime friend, Victor Losure.
Graveside services will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Fairview Cemetery in Orleans.
The Owen-Weilert-Duncan Funeral Homes, Larrison-Martin Chapel, Converse, is in charge of the arrangements.