Frances M. Allyn

Groton - Frances M. Allyn, 95, of 30 Baker Ave., Groton, passed away on Friday, Aug. 14, 2009, at Avalon Health Care Center in Stonington.

She was born in Plainfield, on July 3, 1914, the daughter of Carl and Edna Ashley Mathewson.

Her husband, Robert C. Allyn, passed away March 16, 2007.

She was a member of the Groton Congregational Church and the Groton Senior Citizens.

Fran is survived by two daughters, Carolyn Hanover of Ledyard and Elizabeth VonDreele of Harbeson, Del., five grandchildren, and eight great-grandchildren.

Funeral service and interment in Colonel Ledyard Cemetery will be private.

Donations in her memory may be directed to the Restoration Fund, Groton Congregational Church, 162 Monument St., Groton CT 06340.

Funeral Home

Byles-Groton Memorial Home - Groton
310 Thames St.  Groton, CT 06340
860 445 4844

Published in The Day on Aug. 16, 2009