Doris Jean Wilcox
LAKE HAVASU CITY, AZ - Doris Jean Wilcox passed away Sunday, September 8, 2013 in Lake Havasu City, Arizona at the age of 94. She was born on March 2, 1919 to Webb and Jennie Allen in Flushing, NY.
Doris worked at IBM for 23 years, retired to attend Dutchess Community College in Poughkeepsie, NY. She moved to Lake Havasu City in 2007 to live with her son Tom and daughter-in-law Kathy Meehan.
Jeans, as she preferred to be called, loved and worked geneology for her own family and other families. She was a member of numerous genealogical societies both in the U.S, England and Ireland. She was a registered member of the Daughters of The American Revolution.
Jean is survived by son Thomas M. and his wife Katherine Meehan, daughter Judith A. Kish, Springfield, MA; nine grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; one great-great-granddaughter; sister-in-laws Helene Allen of Sun City Center, FL and Francis Allen of Setauket, NY. Jean was preceded in death by her parents, her son Jack Meehan, sister Helen Midkiff, brothers George and Robert Allen, husbands, John Meehan, Alexander "Bus" Collard and E.D. Wilcox.
Inurnment will be at a later date in Wappinger Falls, NY.
Thank you to Prestige Assisted Living-Expressions Unit for the best of care prior to her illness and Hospice of Havasu Polidori House for their compassionate care.
Memorial donations can be made to the Hospice of Havasu Polidori House, P.O. Box 597, Lake Havasu City, AZ 86405.
Thoughts and condolences may be submitted to the family at www.lietz-frazefuneralhome.com
Arrangements were placed under the care of Lietz-Fraze Funeral Home and Crematory.