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Aleta Allen

Aleta Allen

Female 1920 - 2008  (88 years)


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  • Name Aleta Allen  [1
    Born 24 Feb 1920  New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Female 
    Died 30 Nov 2008 
    Age 88 years 
    Person ID I25891  stewartsny.com
    Last Modified 15 Sep 2021 

    Family Ancestors Robert Neal Holbrook,   b. 31 Jan 1919, Otisco, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Nov 2007  (Age 88 years) 
    Children 
     1. Claude Holbrook
    Married: 1x2. John A. Holbrook
    Married: 1x3. Madelaine Karren Holbrook
    Married: 1x4. Linda Lee Holbrook
    Last Modified 15 Sep 2021 
    Family ID F9419  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Newspaper Obituary - November 1, 2008 Syracuse Post Standard - Syracuse, New York - Aleta "Lee" A. Holbrook, 88, devoted mother and grandmother, formerly of Pulaski, died Thursday at her daughter's home in Mexico, where she was surrounded by her loving family. She was born February 24, 1920, in Syracuse, the daughter of Frank B. and Kathryn Wilcox Allen. She resided in Pulaski from 1948 until 2005 when she moved to Mexico, spending winters in Arcadia, FL, from 1962 until 2005. She graduated from Central High School in Syracuse in 1938, and she attended Syracuse University. She married Robert N. Holbrook on August 24, 1940; he died November 5, 2007. She was employed by Walker's Cleaners, Pulaski Department Store, General Electric in Syracuse and Sealright in Fulton. She was a member of the First Baptist Church, Syracuse, a 62-year member of OES #567 Bonafide-Hiawatha Solvay Chapter, and a 62-year member of the Women's Relief Corps. She was also an avid golfer. Surviving: one son, John A. (Joann) Holbrook of Pulaski; two daughters, Madelaine (Wendell) Rowell of Pulaski, and Linda (Glenn) Burdick of Mexico; 11 grandchildren; and 32 great-grandchildren. Funeral services will be held Wednesday at noon at Foster-Hax Funeral Home, 52 Park Street, Pulaski, with burial in South Richland Cemetery, Fernwood. Calling hours will be held from 10 a.m. to noon, prior to the funeral. Donations may be made to United Friends of Homeless Animals, Jefferson St., Pulaski, NY 13142.

  • Sources 
    1. [S842] 1940 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2012;), Year: 1940; Census Place: Oneonta, Otsego, New York; Roll: T627_2717; Page: 1B; Enumeration District: 39-48.