Submitted by Melva L. Taylor
The Sterling Daily Gazette, Sterling, Illinois
September 21, 1932 - Wednesday, pg 2
NORA A. (Antisdel) ALLEN
Mrs. Nora Allen Dies At Tampico - Passes Away At home Tuesday Afternoon
Tampico: - Mrs. Nora A. Allen, 53, died at 3:45 o'clock Tuesday afternoon of cancer of the liver. She had been confined to her bed for the last eight weeks. The funeral will be held from the home at 2 o'clock Thursday afternoon, Rev. F. T. Palm, pastor of the Methodist Church conducting. Committal of the body will be in Tampico Cemetery.
Mrs. Allen was born July 2, 1879 at Cazenovia, Wis., daughter of Harve and Lissie Antisdel. She was educated at Madison, Wis., and was married in that city to Richard S. Allen, in 1902. Besides her husband, she is survived by two daughters, Miss Ruth, at home, and Mrs. Maude Kepner of Walnut. Another daughter preceded her in death. There are other surviving relatives. Mrs. Allen lived in Tampico for 24 years, and was a much respected and esteemed lady. She was as member of the Eastern Star and the Woman's Relief Corps.