Lucille B. Allen

Groton - Lucille B. Allen, 92, formerly of 251 Drozdyk Drive, Groton, died Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2012, at Fairview in Groton.

She was born Jan. 3, 1920, in New London, the daughter of George and Irene (Fowler) Davis. Mrs. Allen worked as an assembler at Sheffield Tube in New London. She is the wife of the late Elwood Allen.

Lucille loved to sing and entertain others to put a smile on their faces. She was a 30 year member of the Groton Senior Citizens and sang in the Silvertones and Kitchen Clankers singing groups. She was a member of the Rebekahs and the Groton Democratic Women.

Survivors include a daughter, Marilyn Kernozek of Gales Ferry; a son, Richard Allen of Stonington; three grandchildren; and one great-grandchild; many nieces and nephews; sisters, Beatrice Scott of Mystic and Belle Jordan of Groton.

She was predeceased by a sister, Dorothy Haley.

Lucille's family would like to give a special thank you to all the wonderful nurses and nursing assistants at Fairview.

A graveside service will be held 11 a.m. Friday, at the Elm Grove Cemetery, Mystic. There are no calling hours.

Byles-Groton Memorial Home, 310 Thames St., Groton is assisting the family with arrangements.

Please visit for information or to sign the family guestbook.

In lieu of flowers, donations in her memory may be made to Fairview, 235 Lestertown Road, 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, 2012