Nadine Allen

Nadine_AllenMORO — Nadine Allen, 78, of Moro, and formerly of Dix, passed away Sunday, December 21, 2014, at her home.

She was born in Dix on September 23, 1936, the daughter of Paul and Berniece (Dobbs) Hill. On January 24, 1959, in Mt. Vernon, she married Larry Allen, and he survives in Moro.

She was of the Protestant faith and attended Pleasant Hill Baptist Church and Bethalto Assembly of God Church. She attended Mt. Vernon Township High School, and Centralia Junior College, now Kaskaskia College.

In addition to her husband, Larry Paul Allen, of Moro, she is survived by two sons, Daniel Allen and wife Chantah of Moro, and Steve Allen and wife Mary of St. Joseph; one daughter, Tammy Bloyd and husband Larry of Normal; six grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; one brother, Gale Hill of Chesterfield, Mo.; and one sister, Beverly Fehrmann of Dunnellon, Fla.

She was preceded in death by her parents; two brothers, Paul Harold Hill and Carl Glen Hill; and one sister, Louise Holsapple.

Funeral Services for Mrs. Allen will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, December 26, 2014, at Osborn Funeral Home in Dix. Burial will follow at Little Grove Cemetery.

Visitation will be held from 10 a.m. until the hour of service on Friday, December 26, 2014. Memorials may be made to Little Grove Cemetery, and will be accepted at the service, or by mail to Osborn Funeral Home, P.O. Box 130, Dix, Illinois 62830.

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