Helen Pauline (Allen) Thomas

(October 21, 1921 - January 13, 2002)


The Lusk Herald
January 23, 2002


Helen Pauline Thomas

Helen Pauline Thomas, 80, died Sunday, Jan. 13, 2002, at Beartooth Hospital Nursing Home in Red Lodge, Mont. She was born Oct. 21, 1921, in Guernsey to William and Fannie Allen.

On Jan. 5, 1938, she married Warren Lee Hales in Hot Springs, S. D. In 1939 she graduated from Manville High School. Helen and Warren had a daughter and son. They later divorced.

On April 10, 1948, she married Ralph L. Thomas in Lusk. In the same year they moved to Cody. They moved in 1958 to Red Lodge, Mont., where they owned and operated Harley Cottages. In 1964 the Thomases built and operated the Sundance Supper Club. Helen worked with Ralph running these two businesses. They retired in 1980 and enjoyed their new house and trips to Mexico. She enjoyed her families, friends, flowers and hummingbirds.

She is survived by daughter Jo Canfield and son-in-law Tiny Canfield of Clark; grandson Clint Canfield of Powell; brother William "Bud" Allen and his wife Betty of Lusk; sister-in-law Irene Roth of Hot Springs, S. D.; brother-in-law Hank Montgomery of Cedar Rapids, Iowa; and five nieces and two nephews.

She was preceded in death by her infant son, Robert Warren Hales; her parents; her husband, Ralph L. Thomas; her brother-in-law Everette Thomas and his wife Grace; and sister-in-law Ruth Montgomery.

At Helen's request there will be no services. Cremation has taken place at the Cremation or Funeral Gallery of Billings, Mont. Memorials may go to a charity of your choice.




Related Genealogy Entries: 'Helen Pauline (Allen) Thomas'

John Richard Lee Barry (Date Unknown - January 8, 1978)

Bernice A. Bozanich (April 27, 1923 - April 1, 1969)

Florence Ellen Burke (March 29, 1894 - September 27, 1970)

Stanford Clark Christian (August 19, 1934 - November 4, 1993)

Irene Christine Roth Conrad (September 21, 1909 - August 11, 2007)

Marguerite Irene Davies (November 19, 1923 - February 17, 2004)

Marvin Davies (November 8, 1913 - October 13, 1977)

Nina Sue DeGering (May 2, 1961 - October 14, 1985)

Ida May Doane (January 5, 1920 - May 5, 2001)

Janice Kay Downing (August 31, 1943 - September 10, 1999)

Adeline B. Fleming (1902 - March 26, 1945)

Vicki Lynn Fuller (October 28, 1947 - October 18, 2010)

Gladys Lenore Hagerman (July 12, 1909 - December 19, 1984)

Addie F. Hales (July 4, 1892 - March 24, 1971)

Alice May Hales (April 17, 1917 - July 3, 1995)

Breyden Emilia Hales (March 3, 1995 - August 31, 1996)

Earle Harley Hales (April 8, 1892 - January 13, 1972)

Edward Earl Hales (October 16, 1916 - January 18, 1985)

Ernest E. Hales (March 19, 1922 - September 29, 2011)

Gertrude Ann Hales (July 18, 1945 - July 23, 1945)

Infant Girl Hales (December 2, 1960 - December 2, 1960)

Jennie May Hales (February 17, 1894 - November 26, 1985)

Lee Carlton Hales (October 16, 1890 - November 23, 1967)

Mary Lelia Hales (January 30, 1893 - February 20, 1945)

Robert Warren Hales (May 9, 1942 - September 9, 1942)

Warren Lee Hales (April 24, 1918 - January 10, 2005)

William Sanford Hales (December 29, 1921 - March 31, 2014)

Wyoma Fay Hales (February 15, 1924 - April 27, 2002)

Freida Mae Hammond (January 30, 1926 - March 14, 2001)

George E. Hammond (December 7, 1925 - June 13, 1997)

Bonnie Lorraine Heth (March 14, 1938 - August 31, 1981)

Rex Lee Heth (April 14, 1930 - September 9, 1997)

Jacob J. Horner (Date Unknown - March 6, 1950)

Rosalie T. Hunt (November 8, 1927 - February 6, 2007)

Lee Horner James (November 18, 1933 - September 4, 1988)

Leola A. James (August 24, 1905 - October 6, 1982)

Levern Frederick James (April 25, 1905 - May 7, 1977)

Matthew Dalton Jesse Lee James (September 25, 1982 - February 29, 2004)

Phillip Lee James (April 11, 1953 - August 9, 2008)

Charlls L. Larson (September 21, 1904 - November 24, 1995)

Grace Catherine Larson (December 3, 1897 - August 30, 1965)

Ina Marcia Larson (September 22, 1889 - December 14, 1966)

Josephine Ann Larson (May 11, 1932 - January 30, 1960)

Malter Larson (July 7, 1857 - January 3, 1944)

Martha Larson (April 15, 1867 - December 6, 1962)

Marvin Wenton Larson (July 14, 1922 - August 3, 1934)

Ralph Malter Larson (August 14, 1891 - March 15, 1957)

Raymond Andrew Larson (January 3, 1897 - May 12, 1969)

Warren Clay Larson (August 31, 1903 - January 11, 1967)

Irene Lewis (1895 - April 16, 1962)

Charles Jurden Lorenzen (April 6, 1908 - July 12, 1935)

Dennis Kelton Lorenzen (March 5, 1940 - March 13, 2008)

Jurgen Detlef Lorenzen (September 17, 1875 - April 9, 1954)

Evelyn Laura Lucas (May 5, 1935 - October 5, 1963)

Andy Lester Martin (March 11, 1919 - May 17, 1983)

George Earl Martin (May 22, 1939 - March 16, 1996)

Nelsena Bertha Martin (Date Unknown - August 25, 1950)

Samuel L. Martin (Date Unknown - September 6, 1949)

Troy Edward Martin (October 8, 1972 - January 8, 1973)

Geneva McConaughey (November 1, 1908 - July 12, 2004)

Theodore McConaughey (October 21, 1902 - April 3, 1972)

Richard G. Montgomery (August 16, 1916 - November 1, 2011)

Ruth Ellen Montgomery (September 5, 1921 - October 19, 2000)

Opal May Plumb (June 17, 1920 - October 10, 2007)

Andrea Kay Roth (August 3, 1943 - April 1, 2009)

Ira R. Roth (January 22, 1896 - August 19, 1961)

Dorothy J. Schwab (June 30, 1924 - January, 1978)

Esther Ella Sides Selby (July 4, 1911 - June 2, 1985)

Myra Lea Sides (April 15, 1939 - December 18, 1939)

Charles John Stevenson (August 20, 1928 - July 17, 1944)

John Calhoun Sturman (December 19, 1848 - February 15, 1926)

Adeline Thomas (September 6, 1856 - August 30, 1944)

Albert Edward Thomas (June 25, 1899 - July 23, 1981)

Charles Milton Thomas (February 11, 1876 - May 17, 1916)

Clara N. Thomas (October 29, 1888 - August 13, 1978)

Everette Sam Thomas (July 10, 1913 - September 2, 1996)

Grace Dorothy Thomas (November 13, 1914 - January 25, 1987)

Henry Thomas (November 9, 1880 - August 12, 1955)

Lawrence Milton Thomas (December 31, 1920 - June 3, 2009)

Ralph L. Thomas (August 31, 1915 - July 24, 1999)

Samuel Earl Thomas (May 27, 1884 - July 15, 1975)

Samuel Milton Thomas (1853 - February 2, 1938)

Samuel Malter Thomas (June 4, 1916 - February 15, 1978)

Thelma Thomas (March 16, 1909 - March 9, 1997)

Grace Leona Townsend (September 23, 1930 - September 28, 2004)

Laura Lydia Townsend (July 19, 1886 - May 23, 1971)

Myron Earle Townsend (January 29, 1922 - December 5, 1973)

Myron Leroy Townsend (October 6, 1882 - May 17, 1965)

Marjorie M. Walker (July 4, 1924 - October 6, 1990)

Mary Thomas Wills (June 26, 1880 - November 1, 1972)

Mae Woznik (April 19, 1897 - July 1, 1991)


Related Historical Entries: 'Helen Pauline (Allen) Thomas'

No related entries available.






| A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | Q | R | S | T | U | V | W | X | Y | Z |


Genealogy Search

Type your search terms into the box below and his 'Search!' to begin searching the genealogy archives.




The Niobrara County Library Foundation, Inc. accepts online donations. Click to contribute via PayPal or credit/debit card.


Peruse our extensive genealogical archives, with entries sorted alphabetical by first and last name.
We are currently adding birth record information to the website, with entries sorted alphabetical by first and last name.
This resource provides an alphabetical listing of names, broken down by cemetery, of those buried in area cemeteries. This resource can assist you in locating the exact location of these grave sites.
Genealogy Links

Debbie Sturman, Director
425 South Main Street, P O Box 510
Lusk, WY 82225-0510
Phone: 307-334-3490
© 2014, Niobrara County Library