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It is with great sadness and broken hearts the family of the late ­­­­­­­­­­Rita Eunica Allen of Jacques Fontaine announces her passing on July 28, 2019 at the age of 84 years at the Blue Crest Nursing Home, Grand Bank. Left to mourn with cherished memories are her 8 children.  Daughters, Rhoda (Claude) Pardy of Jacques Fontaine, Elizabeth (Larry) Barnes of Harbour Mille, Mabel (Allan) Pardy of Red Deer, Alberta, Louise Smith of Winterland, Bonnie Allen-Keough (Sheldon) of Marystown;  Sons, Arthur (Tracey) Allen of Marystown, Howard (Janelle) Allen of Edwardsville, NS, Brian (Denise) Allen of Burin. 14 grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; sisters-in-law, Mary Brushett of Grand Bank & Ivy Brushett of Jacques Fontaine; plus a large circle of other relatives and friends.  She was predeceased by husband Arthur Allen, 6 sisters & 4 brothers. 

The Allen Family will be accepting visitors at Wiseman’s Funeral Home in Marystown on Tuesday July 30, from 10:00am to 2:00pm then to St. Paul’s Anglican Church in Jacques Fontaine starting at 4:00pm for the remainder of the day.   The Funeral Service will take place at St. Paul’s Anglican Church in Jacques Fontaine on Wednesday, July 31 at 2:00pm.  Interment will follow at St. Paul’s Anglican Cemetery in Jacques Fontaine. 

In Rita’s memory, donations may be made to St. Paul’s Anglican Church Cemetery Fund or flowers gratefully accepted. 




Funeral arrangements entrusted to the care of Wiseman’s Funeral Homes – Marystown.
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Service Date
Wednesday, July 31, 2019
Service Time
2:00 p.m.
Service Location
St. Paul's Anglican Church, Jacques Fontaine

Tuesday, July 30 Wiseman's Funeral Home, Marystown from 10am to 2pm
Visitation Time
Tuesday, July 30 at St. Paul's starting at 4pm

Burial Date
July 31, 2019
Burial Time
2:00 p.m.
Burial Location
Anglican Cemetery, Jacques Fontaine

Requested Charity
St. Paul's Anglican Church Cemetery Fund or flowers gratefully accepted