Linda Jean Allen December 7, 1946 – October 17, 2011 Linda J. Allen, age 64, of Grand Junction, Colorado, passed away at her home. Her interests and hobbies were avid doll collecting, reading love novels, crafts and her Precious Moments Collection. Linda was a longtime member of the Moose Lodge in Grand Junction. Linda is preceded in death by her parents and one daughter, Phyllis Jean Allen. She is survived by her husband, Gary Allen Sr. and two sons, Gary Allen Jr. and Larry Allen; two daughters, Colleena Hilling and Hope Allen, and three brothers, Perry, Mike, and Dale McGruder; two sisters, Sandy Austin and Mary McGruder; five grandchildren and one great- grandchild. A Memorial service will be held on Saturday October 22, 2011 at Martin Mortuary at 2:00 p.m. A potluck dinner will follow at Mesa County Fair Grounds located at 2785 Hwy. 50 Grand Junction. Memorial contribution may be made to Hospice and Palliative Care of Western Colorado, 3090B North 12th Ave., Grand Junction, CO 81506. Arrangements entrusted to Martin Mortuary.