STILLMAN VALLEY – Kathleen M. Allen, age 69, died Tuesday, July 31, 2018 at her home in Stillman Valley surrounded by her loving family. She was born May 27, 1949 in Chicago, the daughter of Lloyd and Mary (Gerts) Tennessen.
She attended New Milford Schools and graduated from Gilford High School in 1967. She married Louis Allen on June 15, 2013. Kathleen formerly worked for Camcar Textron in Rockford for 27 years. She loved spending time with her grandchildren and attending all of their events. She also loved gardening, flowers, playing the slot machines, and shopping. She was predeceased by her parents and 2 grandsons Alex and Bobby Rowe.
She is survived by her husband Louis of Stillman Valley, three daughters; Laura (Dane) Bloomfield of Stillman Valley, Jenny (Tom) Adams of Rockford, and Lisa (Marty) Rowe of Byron, brother Roger Tennessen (Sandy LeVasseur) of Rockford, stepdaughter Carrie (Jeff) Dawdy of Stillman Valley, Grandchildren; Trent Frisella, Eric Peterson, Marisa Smith, Mackenzie Rowe, Mariah Rowe, Jenna Adams, Nick Dawdy, Paige Dawdy, Dakota Bloomfield, Reed Bloomfield, and seven Great grandchildren.
According to Kathleen’s wishes there will be no services. A memorial fund is established for Heartland Hospice of Rockford. Farrell-Holland-Gale Funeral Home in Stillman Valley, is assisting the family. Visit www.farrellhollandgale.com to leave a condolence.