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Irma B. Allen 1918-2020

WARREN — Irma B. Allen, 102, passed away Wednesday, Nov. 18, 2020, at her home.

She was born Feb. 23, 1918, in Akron, the daughter of the late Louis Bodosi and Helen Deak Bodosi.

On Dec. 14, 1939, she married Thomas Allen Sr. He preceded her in death.

Irma was a homemaker and enjoyed playing cards, gardening, reading and puzzles. She was devoted to her church, First United Church of Christ.

She is survived by her daughters, Judy (John) Lyon of Warren, Gracie (James) Busko of Howland and Helen Smith of Ashtabula; grandchildren, Deborah (Chuck) Huggins of Orlando, Fla., Cheri (Keith) Brown of Ashtabula, Cindy (Herb) Locy of Ashtabula, Scott (Kelly) Smith of Council Bluffs, Iowa, John (Dina) Lyon of Sewickley, Pa., Pamela (Craig) Mast of Warren, Tamara (Chris) Allen of Warren, Danielle Busko of Los Angeles, Calif., Thomas Allen III of Chandler, Ariz. and Todd (Heather) Allen of Warren; 18 great-grandchildren; 12 great-great-grandchildren; and sister, Julia Kordes of San Jose, Calif.

Besides her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by her son, Thomas Allen Jr.; son-in-law, Edward Smith; and siblings, Frank Bodosi, Bertha Riffle and Daniel Bodosi.

Services will be held 1 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 24, 2020, at First United Church of Christ, where the Rev. Gerald Gammon will officiate.

Friends may call from noon to 1 p.m. Tuesday at the church.

Interment will be in Oakwood Cemetery, Warren.

Arrangements have been entrusted to the Carl W. Hall Funeral Home.

Due to the current mandate by the State of Ohio, masks are required and social distancing should be observed.

The family would like to offer a sincere thank you to Buckeye Hospice and Country Neighbor for the compassionate care given to Irma.

Remembrances may be made to First United Church of Christ (280 E. Market St. Warren, OH 44481) or Buckeye Hospice (3379 S Main St., # A & B Mineral Ridge, OH 44440).

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