ADVERTISEMENT

ADVERTISEMENT

John R. Allanson

Aug. 16, 1931 - Dec. 31, 2007 APPLETON -- John Richard Allanson, 76, of Appleton died Monday at Methodist Hospital in Minneapolis. The service will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at Trinity Lutheran Church in Appleton. Visitation will be from 11 a.m. unti...

Aug. 16, 1931 - Dec. 31, 2007

APPLETON -- John Richard Allanson, 76, of Appleton died Monday at Methodist Hospital in Minneapolis.

The service will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at Trinity Lutheran Church in Appleton.

Visitation will be from 11 a.m. until the start of service Saturday at the church. Arrangements are with the Zniewski Funeral Home-Vaala Chapel in Appleton.

He was born Aug. 16, 1931, in Minneapolis to Frank and Agnes Margaret (Broderick) Allanson. He attended school in Minneapolis.

ADVERTISEMENT

He worked for Ford Motor Company in the tractor and implement division in Bloomington for 30 years. He also owned Home Owners Tree Service in Minneapolis. He retired from Ford in 1993 and moved to rural Appleton.

He is survived by his daughters: Colleen Dahlin and Deb (and Paul) Franson; two grandchildren; and his sister: Donna McCue.

What To Read Next
Mike Clemens, a farmer from Wimbledon, North Dakota, was literally (and figuratively) “blown away,” when his equipment shed collapsed under a snow load.
Volunteers lead lessons on infusing fibers with plant dyes and journaling scientific observations for youth in Crow Wing and Olmsted counties.
The Minnesota Public Utilities Commission met on Jan. 5, 2023, to consider the application for Summit Carbon Solutions.
Qualified Minnesota farmers will receive dollar-for-dollar matching money to purchase farmland.