|Birth: ||May 26, 1939|
|Death: ||Sep. 6, 2009|
Barbara M. Allen (nee Kovacs) 70 years old of Elyria, Ohio died on September 6, 2009 at her home following a long illness.
Mrs. Allen was born on May 26, 1939 in Cleveland, Ohio and lived in Sheffield Village and Elyria for most of her life. She was employed at York International for 25 years on the assembly line. She was a member of St. Teresa Catholic Church, where she was active in the Choir. She enjoyed her family, grandchildren, great grandchildren and traveling.
Mrs. Allen is survived by one son Tony (Renee) Allen of Clendenin, West Virginia; one daughter, Lisa Marie (Robert) O'Connor of Elyria; four grandchildren; and three great grandchildren. She is also survived by two sisters, Mary Jane Davis of Westlake and Shirley Ann McGowan of Sheffield Lake.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Robert F. Allen in 2006 and one son, James W. Allen in 1974; and her parents, John A. and Mary E. (nee Eggett) Kovacs.
Friends will be received at the Reichlin Roberts Funeral Home, 327 Cleveland Street, Elyria, Ohio 44035 on Tuesday from 5-8 P.M. Closing prayers will be on Wednesday at 9:15 A.M. in the funeral home followed by mass at 10:00 A.M. at St. Teresa Church, 1878 Abbe Road, Sheffield Village, Ohio. The Reverend Father Robert Franco, Administrator, will officiate. Burial will be in St. Mary Cemetery, Elyria, Ohio.
Memorial contributions may be made to New Life Hospice, 5255 North Abbe Road, Elyria, Ohio 44035.
BARBARA M. ALLEN (nee Kovacs), 70 years old. Beloved wife of the late Robert F.; dear mother of Tony (Renee) Allen and Lisa Marie (Robert) O'Connor; loving grandmother of four; and great-grandmother of three; dear sister of Mary Jane Davis and Shirley Ann McCowan. Friends may call at THE REICHLIN ROBERTS FUNERAL HOME, 327 CLEVELAND ST., ELYRIA, OH 44035 ON TUESDAY FROM 5-8 P.M. Funeral Mass will be Wednesday at 10 a.m. at St. Teresa Church, 1878 Abbe Rd., Sheffield Village, OH. Burial St. Mary Cemetery, Elyria, OH. Memorial contributions may be made to New Life Hospice, 5255 North Abbe Rd., Elyria, OH 44035. To leave online condolences for the family go to www.reichlinroberts.com.
Published in The Plain Dealer on September 8, 2009
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Record added: Oct 03, 2009
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