215 N. Court St.
Rockford, IL 61103
Born: Tuesday, December 14, 1920
Passed: Wednesday, January 25, 2017
1/31/2017 | 11:00 am -
Court Street United Methodist Church
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1/30/2017 | 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Fred C. Olson Chapel
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Mary- Kathryn Cook Allen, 96, of Rockford, passed away on Wednesday, January 25, 2017, at home after a brief illness. She was born December 14, 1920, in Alhambra, CA; the daughter of Franklin W. and Laura M. (Beatie) Cook. She married Robert C. Allen on January 13, 1942; they celebrated 72 years of marriage. She graduated from Beloit High School in 1939 and Ward's Business College. Worked at Beloit Public Schools in the Superintendent's office, and years later in Bergner's Credit Department. .She was an active member of Court Street United Methodist Church, where she taught Sunday School; enjoyed singing in the choir and playing Bells. She was a member of Chapter CJ of P.E.O. and Winnebago/Boone Genealogy Society.
She is survived by her son Charles of Rockford; son-in-law, Terry Lindemann of Stockton, CA; 3 grandchildren, Kristin (Tom) Sansone of San Antonio, Texas, Matthew (Julie) Lindemann of Stockton, Calif., and Lucas (Rashel) Lindemann of Cheney, Wash.; 3 step-grandchildren, Luke (Kelly) Blum, Mat (April) Blum, and Jennifer (Victor) Cabrera; 2 great-grandchildren, Duncan and Madison Lindemann; several great-great-grandchildren; sister-in-law, Mary O. Cook; nephews, John J. (Sherrie) Allen and Dr. Paul F. (Sue) Cook; niece, Karen (Steven) Herdklotz; cousins, Elizabeth Ann (Leonard) Ringstad and John (Margaret) Allen, Carolyn F. (Foster) Udell, John Plumb; grandnephews, Taylor (Shondra) Cook, Nicholas (Sally) Herdklotz, and Jason Allen; and grandniece, Ashley (Brandon) Wright. Predeceased by her husband, Robert C.; daughter, Judi (Terry) Lindemann; parents; and brother, Charles Cook of Pecatonica.
Funeral service will be at 11:00 a.m. Tuesday, January 31, 2017, at Court Street United Methodist Church, 215 N. Court St., with Rev. Calvin Culpepper officiating. Burial in East Lawn Cemetery, Beloit, Wis. Visitation from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m., on Monday, January 30, 2017, in Olson Funeral & Cremation Services, Ltd., Fred C. Olson Chapel, 1001 Second Ave. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the family.