Winifred "Winnie" Allen leaves a Valley filled with friends and memories as she moves to Gillette
It is not easy to leave an area you've known all your life. Where you've made lifelong friends and memories. Leaving home and starting a new life somewhere else can be difficult.
Yet, that is exactly what Winifred "Winnie" Allen is doing.
Winnie was born Winifred Currey to George William and Viola Margaret Currey in Encampment. For over 80 years, she has called the Platte Valley home, a member of the Encampment Class of 1953 and moving to Saratoga in 1967. Winnie and her sister, Georgie, were both born at the "little house in Encampment" according to "Saratoga & Encampment, Wyoming: An...