Evelyn Allen, Retired Jeweler, 102

Manteca, Calif.,
jeweler Evelyn Allen died June 22 at age 102.

She and her husband, Boyd, opened Allen Jewelry in downtown Manteca in 1945 and
moved the business to a new building in 1959. She sold the store in 1988, at
the age of 80, and retired.

Allen is survived by a son, Robert Evans Allen, a granddaughter, Harriet Brooks
Blymiller, two great grandchildren, and two great-great grandchildren.