Phyllis Jean Allen, 71, of Granite City, Illinois passed away at 2:00 p.m. on Sunday, January 5, 2014 at her home.
She was born April 28, 1942 in Granite City, a daughter of the late George and Margaret (Smith) Glasgow.
She retired from Gateway Regional Medical Center in Granite City after many years of dedicated service in medicare billing.
She enjoyed family geneology and will be remembered for the love and special times shared with her family and friends.
She is survived by two daughters and a son-in-law, Brenda Zaitz of Festus, Missouri and Rhonda and Daren McFarland of Arnold, Missouri; two granddaughters, Lindsi Zaitz of Lexington, Tennessee and Laurin Zaitz of Festus, Missouri; a great granddaughter, LilyAnah Grace Zaitz; a brother and sister-in-law, Ronald and Doris Glasgow of Granite City; her best friend, Judy Blackwood; many loving cousins; other extended family and friends.
In addition to her beloved parents, she was preceded in death by a sister, Brenda Glasgow.
In celebration of her life, visitation will be at Irwin Chapel, 3960 Maryville Road in Granite City on Saturday, January 11, 2014 from 11:00 a.m. until time of funeral service at 1:00 p.m. with Reverend Henry Crippen officiating.
Burial will be at St. John Cemetery on Nameoki Road in Granite City.
Memorials may be made to Gateway Hospice and may be accepted at the funeral home.
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