Saturday, March 25, 2006

Obituary: Wanda Dudgeon Allen - Class of 1900

Mrs. Wanda Allen

Mrs. Wanda D. Allen of 1820 Jefferson st., widow of William Allen, died Friday night at a Madison hospital.

She was the daughter of the late Richard B. Dudgeon, former superintendent of Madison public schools.

Surviving are two brothers, Sydney B. and Richard C., both of Madison.

She was a member of the First Congregational church.

The body was taken to the Fitch-Lawrence funeral home.

Note: The above was originally published in the Obituary Section of the Wisconsin State Journal on March 14, 1953. At this time, obituaries were still "news stories," written by newspaper staff, not families.

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