Artie W. Van Allen
08/17/1921 – 09/20/2013

Artie W. Van Allen, 92, of Zanesville, died at 2:43 A.M. on Friday, September 20, 2013, at the Genesis Good Samaritan Emergency Room. She was born August 17, 1921, in Lowell, OH, a daughter of the late Harley and Ada Stalnaker Gainer. She was a member of the Woodlawn Avenue Church of Christ.

Surviving are two sons, Larry (Mary) Van Allen of Nashport, and Gary (Barbara) Van Allen of Winter Haven, FL; a sister Jean (Myrl) Price of CA; six grandchildren; twelve great grandchildren; and two great great granddaughters.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband Robert Van Allen, who died March 12, 1971; two brothers, Sam and Roger Gainer; and a great great granddaughter.

No calling hours will be observed and a graveside service will take place at 1:00 P.M. on Monday, September 23, 2013, at Williams Cemetery, Falls Township, with Rev. Charles Norris officiating. Arrangements were entrusted to the Bolin-Dierkes Funeral Home, 1271 Blue Avenue, Zanesville.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Muskingum County Animal Shelter: 1430 Newark Road, Zanesville, Ohio 43701.

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