Marjorie S. Allen (Marge), 88, of Newport, departed this life Sunday evening, November 18, 2012 at Kroontji Health Care Center in Blacksburg. Born at Highland Park, Michigan on August 2, 1924 she was a daughter of the late William and Freda Stevenson. She was retired from VT Sponsor Programs, had been a member of Newport Christian Church, Newport Women’s Club, had been a member of the Newport Fair Board and had one of the fairs dedicated to her, and remained a huge VT Hokie fan. She was a veteran of the U S Navy and a member of The Order of The Eastern Star. Preceding her in death were her husband Delmer L. Allen, her sons Gregory S. Allen, Geoffrey L. Allen, and Kimberly R. Allen, her daughter Sally A Farrier; and her brother Ross Stevenson.
She leaves to cherish her memory her son and daughter-in-law Terry L. and Sabrina C. Allen of Christiansburg; her daughters-in-law Diane Allen of Max Meadows, Sheree Chafin Williams of Chilhowie, and Becky L. Michael of Christiansburg; her son-in-law Martin P. Farrier of Newport; her grandchildren Mart Farrier, Jenny Farrier, Geof and Shannon Allen, Joshua and E J Zimmerman Allen, Sarah Allen, Mark and Kristy Allen, Seth Davis, and Shay Davis; her brother Wally Stevenson; and her nieces Mary Glen McCall and Joyce Marion.
Funeral services will be conducted Tuesday evening at 7:00 pm in the Kendall Funeral Home, 605 Snidow St., Pembroke. The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 5 until 7 pm before the services. In lieu of flowers the family requests that contributions be made to Huntingtons Disease Society of America, 158W 29th St., 7th Floor, NY,NY 10001. Online condolences may be sent by visiting kendallfuneralhome.com.