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Allen, Florence I.
Florence I. Allen, 88, of 1012 N. Academy St. Galesburg Ill, died at 1:55 PM Saturday May 1, 2010 in OSF St. Mary Medical Center.

She was born November 21, 1921 in Abingdon, Ill the daughter of Jess and Verna Morris Sholl. She married Gerald W. Allen in Davenport, IA on November 19, 1938. He preceded her in death on May 7, 1994.

She is survived by a son Michael G. (Pam) Allen of Knoxville, Ill, and a sister Ada Stick of Galesburg, four grandchildren, seven great grandchildren and a great great grandson. She is preceded in death by her parents, her husband, a daughter Jean Fleisher and two brothers.

She worked in the dietary department for the Galesburg Research Hospital for 6 years. She was a homemaker. She graduated from Rio High School in 1938. She attended the Wataga Congregational Church. She bowled on a senior bowling League.

Graveside services are scheduled for 11:00 AM Wednesday in Knoxville Cemetery. The Rev. Kirk Kendall will officiate. Visitation will be 9:30-10:30 AM Wednesday at the chapel.

Memorials may be made to the V.N.A. Meals on Wheels. Online condolences may be made at www.h-p-w.com.
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