Darlene Allen, 62, a resident of Rio Rancho, died Wednesday, Oct. 2, 2013.
She is survived by her daughter, Stephanie Seabrease and husband, Chris of Roswell, N.M.; grandchildren: Seth Seabrease, Daniel Allen, Jeremy Seabrease, Levy Allen and Kaleb Seabrease; mother, Patsy Irish of Rio Rancho, N.M.; siblings, Lisa Irish, Ricky Irish and Michael Irish; daughter-in-law, Heather Christenson; and other relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Danny Allen; son, Lee Allen; and father, Bobby LaVon Irish.
She was born in 1951 in Brady, Texas, and graduated from Carlsbad High School, Class of 1969. Darlene was very outgoing with a wonderful sense of humor. She loved to cook and spend time out in the country. Board games were a passion for her and she could plan a party better than anyone. She was a loving wife, mother and "Gammy" and will be deeply missed by all who knew her.
Cremation has taken place and a graveside service will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Oct, 12, 2013, at Carlsbad Cemetery. Please visit our online guest book for Darlene at www.FrenchFunerals.com.