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Marguerite Allen

Marguerite Allen

September 13, 2015

Marguerite Allen
Allen, Marguerite; at Dufferin Oaks, Shelburne on Sunday September 13th, 2015. Marguerite Merle (Rooney) Allen, of Mount Forest in her 90th year. Beloved wife of the late Willard Allen. Loved mother of Wanda Becker & husband Garry of Waterloo, Wilma McArthur & husband Paul of St. Clements and Glenna Burke of Shelburne. Loving grandmother of Jason Watson of Waterloo, Allison Jeske & husband Tim of St. Jacobs, David McArthur & wife Yvonne of Calgary, Travis Burke of Shelburne, Joshua Burke of Dundalk, Jesse Burke of Shelburne and Luke Burke of Shelburne. Loving great grandmother of McKeela, Wil, Georgia, Evy, Hazel and Max. Dear sister-in-law of Jean Rooney of Arthur, Louise Morrison of Mount Forest and Fern Aitken & husband Ellis of Durham. Marguerite is also survived by her many nieces, nephews and their families. Predeceased by sisters Adaleen Dowling and Loreen Bradley & husband George and by brothers Beverly Rooney & wife Ida, Bert Rooney & wife Wilma, John Rooney and Elwood Rooney. Friends may call at the England Funeral Home, Mount Forest on Thursday from 2:00 to 4:00 & 7:00 to 9:00p.m. Funeral service will be held at St. Paul 's Anglican Church, Mount Forest on Friday September 18th at 11:00a.m. Interment at Mount Forest Cemetery. Memorial donations to St. Paul 's Anglican Church or to Cancer Patient Services would be appreciated by the family. On line condolences may be made at www.englandfuneralhome.com


Very sorry for your loss.

— Paul Stack, September 24, 2015

My condolences to the family at this very difficult time. Please accept my deepest sympathy for your loss. May you find comfort in God's word the Bible at Revelation 21:3,4.

— L Gray, September 20, 2015

My deepest sympathy to the family . I was the late Findlay Lewis and Geradine (Allen) Granddaugther i remember visiting her when i uae to visit my grandparents when they lived in mount forest

— April wilson (Lewis), September 17, 2015

We were so saddened to hear of Marguerite's passing. She was a hard-working, loviing & caring lady. I loved the many summer holidays I spent at the farm with all of you. We are so sorry we cannot be with you at this time, we are in B.C. for another coulple weeks. Know we are thinking of you !

— Phil & Bonnie Nash (Allen), September 15, 2015

Dear Marguerite's family; thinking of you all; good thoughts re fun on the farm; fill the void with good memories of your Mom and your Dad; now reunited once again; just had a flash back; Marguerite, I smell your feet; Margaret, I smell them yet....... hugs, Gail and family

— Gail Blain, September 14, 2015

May warm memories help and comfort you in your sad loss of your mom. We have good memories of playing cards at the farm and there was always salmon samdwiches and the best homemade pickles!! Wishing you comfort and peace! With our sympathy.... Brian and Karen

— Brian and Karen Allen, September 14, 2015

Contact Info

294 Main Street South
P.O. Box 38, Mount Forest
Ontario, Canada N0G 2L0
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