VICTORIA LYNN ALLEN
Mrs. Victoria Lynn "Vicky" Allen, 53, of 634 South 23rd, Quincy, died at 1:35 p.m. Tuesday (January 8, 2013) in her home surrounded by her family.
Born October 17, 1959 in Quincy, Vicky was the daughter of Alfred and Patsy Frame Griffin. She married John R. Allen on November 12, 1977 in Quincy. He survives.
Vicky loved helping others and gave much of herself working with the Adams County Special Olympics for many years.
A 1977 graduate of Quincy High School, Vicky was employed for 25 years at Niemann Foods and later County Market, retiring as a scanning coordinator.
Survivors include her husband, John; her parents, Alfred and Patsy Griffin of Quincy; two sons, Jason R. Allen and his wife Melanie and Tim Allen both of Quincy; a daughter, Stefanie Allen of Quincy; three brothers, David Griffin and Eddie Griffin both of Quincy and Terry Griffin and his wife Maggie of Brunswick, GA; and many loving nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles and cousins.
Vicky was preceded in death by a brother, Steven Griffin; and a sister in infancy, Katherine Griffin.
Funeral services will be held Friday morning at 10:30 in the Zehender Robinson Stormer Cookson Funeral Home by the Rev. Henry Pratt. Burial will be in Greenmount Cemetery.
Visitation will be Thursday evening from 4:00 to 7:00 and Friday morning until the time of services at the funeral home.
Memorials may be made to the Adams County Special Olympics.