February 26, 1925 - July 15, 2013
Lelah Marie Allen died peacefully in her care home at 88 year old. She was born in Darby, Montana to William and Florence Tessier; she was the 7th of 8 children. In 1950, Lelah married Robert M. Allen.
Throughout her lifetime she enjoyed gardening, sewing, yard work and her dogs. She was a member of the Eastern Star. She worked in grocery stores for 43 years and retired as an assistant manager.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband Robert, sisters: Helen, Irene, Cary and Margaret; brothers: Victor and Dalton. She will be dearly missed by family and friends alike.
A viewing was held Friday, July 26, 2013 with a memorial service the following day, Saturday, July 27, 2013 at 2pm; both events took place at Columbia Funeral Home, 681 Columbia Blvd. St. Helens, Oregon.