It is with great sorrow that the Allen family would like to announce the passing of wife, mother and grandmother Alice Allen. Alice finally lost her battle with cancer and passed away on Wednesday, September 16, 2020 at the Kirkland & District Hospital.
Alice was predeceased by her father Owen King McQuire and mother Lillian May McQuire, three siblings; Owen, Margarete and Shirley. Alice was also predeceased by her husband Meryl Allen. She leaves behind her brother George McQuire, two sons; Chris and Craig Allen and many grandchildren nieces and nephews. Alice will be greatly missed by all in the community as she also leaves behind a lifetime of volunteer work from the church, snowmobile club, fish hatchery and multiple terms on the town council.
Visitation will be held on Saturday, October 10, 2020 at the FRENCH FAMILY FUNERAL HOME (111 Burnside Dr., Kirkland Lake, ON) from 12:00 p.m. until 4:00 p.m.
IN KEEPING WITH THE COVID-19 PROVINCIAL REGULATIONS, A TOTAL NUMBER OF 5 PEOPLE WILL BE PERMITTED IN THE FUNERAL HOME AT THE SAME TIME FOR A 10-MINUTE PERIOD. FUNERAL HOME STAFF MUST RECORD YOUR NAMES AND TIME- THEREFORE PLEASE CALL THE FUNERAL HOME (705-567-3565) TO RESERVE YOUR ALLOTTED TIME. WE WILL INFORM YOU AS TO THE NEW VISITATION PROCEDURES.
In memory of Alice, donations may be sent directly to the Canadian Cancer Society (55 St Clair Ave W Suite 500, Toronto, ON M4V 2Y7).