In memory of
George Allen
COTTAGE HILLS — George W. Allen, 85, passed away 2:45 a.m., Monday, Dec. 28, 2020 at OSF St. Anthony's Health Center in Alton, Illinois. Born July 31, 1935 in Pearl, Illinois, he was the son of Walter and Lula (Daniels) Allen. A Korean War veteran, he was an electrician for McDonnell-Douglas Aircraft in St. Louis for 37 years before retiring. George served on the Cottage Hills Volunteer Fire Department for 37 years and as Chief for 15 years. In 1982, he married Darlene Shaw in Cottage Hills, Illinois. She survives. Surviving also are sons, Mark Allen of East Alton, Illinois, and Jeff Allen of Pittsfield, Illinois; step-son, Shawn Hart of Cottage Hills; 21 grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; and sister, Bell Ottwell of Peoria, Illinois. He was preceded in death by his parents; son, Gale Allen; and brother, Howard Allen. Family services and burial will be conducted Saturday, Jan. 2, 2021 at Green Pond Cemetery near Pearl. Marks Mortuary in Wood River, Illinois, in charge of arrangements.
View Full Obituary ›
Services Provided By
Marks Mortuary
633 E Lorena Ave
Wood River, IL 62095
In memory of
George Allen
COTTAGE HILLS — George W. Allen, 85, passed away 2:45 a.m., Monday, Dec. 28, 2020 at OSF St. Anthony's Health Center in Alton, Illinois. Born July 31, 1935 in Pearl, Illinois, he was the son of Walter and Lula (Daniels) Allen. A Korean War veteran, he was an electrician for McDonnell-Douglas Aircraft in St. Louis for 37 years before retiring. George served on the Cottage Hills Volunteer Fire Department for 37 years and as Chief for 15 years. In 1982, he married Darlene Shaw in Cottage Hills, Illinois. She survives. Surviving also are sons, Mark Allen of East Alton, Illinois, and Jeff Allen of Pittsfield, Illinois; step-son, Shawn Hart of Cottage Hills; 21 grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; and sister, Bell Ottwell of Peoria, Illinois. He was preceded in death by his parents; son, Gale Allen; and brother, Howard Allen. Family services and burial will be conducted Saturday, Jan. 2, 2021 at Green Pond Cemetery near Pearl. Marks Mortuary in Wood River, Illinois, in charge of arrangements.
View Full Obituary ›
Services Provided By
Marks Mortuary
633 E Lorena Ave
Wood River, IL 62095
Express Your Condolences With Funeral Flowers & Gifts.
Flower bouquets are arranged by local florists and delivered to a home or service. Same-day delivery is available.
888-303-5240 Need help ordering?
We’re here for you.
888-303-5240 Need help ordering? We’re here for you.
Living Spirit Dishgarden

Living Spirit Dishgarden

Product Description

The Living Spirit™ Dishgarden is a wonderful display of our finest plants to honor the life of your loved one. A palm plant, peace llly plant, dracaena plant and a philodendron plant are lush and lovely accented with stems of Peruvian lilies. Seated in a 7-inch woodchip rectangular basket, this dishgarden conveys your most heartfelt sympathy while offering hope for brighter days ahead.
Approximately 18"H x 13"W.

Sku: ftd-S25-4493

Living Spirit Dishgarden

Unavailable
Frequently given together
Sympathy Card
$7.00
Details
Memorial Tree
$10.00
Details
Product Description

The Living Spirit™ Dishgarden is a wonderful display of our finest plants to honor the life of your loved one. A palm plant, peace llly plant, dracaena plant and a philodendron plant are lush and lovely accented with stems of Peruvian lilies. Seated in a 7-inch woodchip rectangular basket, this dishgarden conveys your most heartfelt sympathy while offering hope for brighter days ahead.
Approximately 18"H x 13"W.

Sku: ftd-S25-4493
Need Help? Have Questions?