Dorothy Lenora Allen

Dorothy Lenora Allen

October 23, 2012

Dorothy Lenora Allen, born August 1, 1918 and daughter of Anna & Jack Love passed away peacefully in her sleep at the age of 94 on October 23, 2012. She was pre-deceased by her husband Marty Allen, her sisters Frances Lee and Thelma Love, and her brothers Bill and Wally Love. She is survived by her two sisters; Esther Love and Ruth Mesich and her 4 children; Linda Allen, Anna Hayes, Gene Allen and John Allen and her 10 grandchildren and 8 great-grandchildren.

She was a loved member of the Kispiox Valley community and was well known for her incredible hospitality. She will be greatly missed by family and friends.

At Dorothy’s adamant request, there will be no funeral or service, however, the family would grateful if you could share your stories, memories, photos, artwork, prayers or wishes for the family to be compiled into a “Book of Dorothy.” In lieu of flowers, the Allen family would appreciate donations to the Long-Term Care Unit at Wrinch Memorial Hospital who took care of Dorothy for the past 2 years. Please make cheques payable to Wrinch Memorial Hospital and write, “In honour of Dorothy Allen” in the subject line.

You can send these contributions to:, or mail them to: Shannon McPhail, PO Box 69, Hazelton, B.C., V0J 1Y0

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