In memory, May/June 2012

Robert Oran Allen Jr., 58

Robert Oran Allen Jr. died Nov. 26, 2011, at home in Arctic Village, Alaska. Mr. Allen was born in Anchorage to Kitty and Robert Allen Sr. He was a mechanic, hunter and fisherman. His loved ones say, “He lived his life to the fullest. He enjoyed the country life and his hobbies.” He was a gunsmith, an ice fisherman and an avid reader. He will be remembered as a loving husband and father. He is survived by his wife, Mildred Allen; daughters, Alana Allen, Roberta Peter-Allen and Renita Peter-Allen; son, Ahtala Allen; and mother, Kitty Allen.

Montana Rita Miller, 69

Montana Rita Miller died March 8 at Providence Hospital in Anchorage. Ms. Miller was born July 1, 1942, in Great Falls, Mont. She is survived by her daughters, Sari J. Shepard and Mike, Lora L. Blackwell and Brian, and Krystal A. Miller; son, Louis Miller III and Babette; eight grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.

Brenda Lee Rowell, 50

Brenda Lee Rowell died Jan. 1 in Louisville, Ky. Ms. Rowell was born in Anchorage. She is survived by her son, Ethan Rowell-Carrico.

David Martin Spencer, 38

David Martin Spencer died Jan. 22 at home in Port St. Lucie, Fla. Mr. Spencer was born July 30, 1973, in Waterbury, Conn. He is survived by his wife, Laura Ann Spencer; father, David Allen Spencer; and brother, Jeremiah Anthony Spencer.


Terry Roberta Frier, 62
Robert Edward James, 76
Rita Lynn Jorgensen, 45
Condrat Wilde Krukoff, 64