Lila L. Allen

Birth: September 25th, 1934
Death: October 10th, 2017
Age: 83 years
Residence:Standish, Michigan

Lila L. Allen, 83, of Standish, Michigan passed away Tuesday morning, October 10, 2017 at St. Mary’s of Michigan in Saginaw, Michigan.

Lila was born September 25, 1934 in Turner, Michigan to the late George and Leona (Doan) Dewald.  She married Frederic D. Allen on June 1, 1951 in Standish, Michigan and together they raised three children, Steven, Linda, and David.  Lila was a member of St. John Lutheran Church in Au Gres, Michigan.  She enjoyed her flowers and feeding and watching the birds.

Lila is survived by her husband of 66 years, Frederic; children, Steven (Sheila) Allen, Linda (James) Fica, and David (Pamela) Allen; seven grandchildren, Tammy (Robert), Steven Jr. (Rocia), Kerry (Dan), Scott (Heather), Amy (Jeramie), Kristy (Tony), and Andrew (Leeann); thirteen great-grandchildren; brother Alloyse Dewald; sister, Nancy Mechura; numerous nieces and nephews and friends.  In addition to her parents, George and Leona, Lila was preceded in death by sisters, Mildred Manor, Farol Farver, Georgianne Cummings and brother, Raymond Dewald.

Visitation for Lila will take place 4:00 to 8:00 p.m. Thursday, October 12, 2017 at Buresh Funeral Home, 101 East Michigan Avenue, Au Gres, Michigan 48703.  Christian burial service will take place 11:00 a.m. (in state 10:00 a.m.) Friday, October 13, 2017 at St. John Lutheran Church, 206 North Court Street, Au Gres, Michigan 48703.  Pastor Frederick T. Cordts will officiate and interment will follow in Linwood Cemetery in Au Gres, Michigan.  Online condolences may be offered at

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