Mattox-Wood Funeral Home

4660 Lafayette Avenue, Terre Haute, IN


Dorotha May Allen

May 10, 1930September 15, 2019

Dorotha May Allen, 89, of Terre Haute, passed away on Sunday, September 15, 2019 at Union Hospital. She was born on May 10, 1930, in Wenatchee, Washington to Owen E. and Julia Ann (Lingo) Roberts. Dorotha is survived by her daughters, Thelma A. (Chuck) Koch of Mountain Home Air Force Base, ID, Diana S. (Richard) Henderson of Terre Haute; her grandchildren, Jennifer Davis, Julie Ann Barnes, Eric Koch, Brandi (Jeremy) Crabb, Cindi Henderson; her stepdaughters, Mary Ann Wilkey, Debbie Fisher; and several great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Robert Allen; her son, Michael A. Barnes; and her grandson, Bryce Allen Barnes.

Dorotha worked at Quaker Maid for over 26 years. She also worked at Union Hospital as a housekeeper for 11 years. She was a member of the VFW Auxiliary, the Eagles Auxiliary, and attended Calvary Temple. A graveside service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, September 19 in Roselawn Memorial Park with Pastor Norris Keirn officiating. Mattox-Wood Funeral Home was entrusted with the arrangements. Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at www.mattoxwood.com


  • Graveside Service Thursday, September 19, 2019


Dorotha May Allen

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Max Tryon

September 17, 2019

Ann and Chuck,

Our deepest sympathy in your loss. Know our thoughts are with you.

Max and Connie