KATHY R. ALLEN
Mrs. Kathy Rae Allen, 58, of Quincy died at 6:30 am Thursday (August 30, 2012) in her home.
Born May 26, 1954 in Rapid City, SD, Kathy was the daughter of Kenneth and Ione Sprague Kraft. She married Paul Allen on August 23, 2007 in Rockford, IL. He survives.
Kathy was a member of The Crossing Church. She enjoyed crocheting, fishing, hunting and camping. She also loved to play softball and take care of her dogs Charlie and Harlee.
Mrs. Allen was employed for the State of Illinois in the unemployment office in Rockford and Quincy for several years.
Survivors include her husband Paul, two step sons Jason Allen (Amy) of Whitehall, IL, and Mark Allen (Jenny) of Winchester, IL; one step daughter Heather Hester (Brandon) of LaPrairie, IL; several grandchildren; one brother Kevin Kraft of Rockford, IL; one sister Karen Tucker (John) of Suligent, AL several loving nieces and nephews and great nieces and great nephews.
Mrs. Allen was preceded in death by her parents and one sister Debbie Harrick.
Cremation rites have been accorded. Memorial services will be held Sunday afternoon 2:00 pm in The Crossing Church with Pastor Josh Finklea officiating.
Visitation will be held Sunday afternoon from 1:00 pm until the time of services at the church.
Memorials may be made to the Kathy R. Allen Memorial Fund.
The Zehender Robinson Stormer Cookson Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.