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MARY LOU ALLENDER Age 83, recently of Rancho Bernardo, but long time resident of Hemet, passed away Tuesday, July 9th, 2013, at the Pomerado Hospital in Poway, after struggling with dementia for several years. Mary Lou was born April 30th, 1930, in Joliet, Illinois. She received her BA degree from Oregon State University in 1952. While at Oregon State she met and married Robert Voigt and had four children, Gary, Kitty (Kathleen), Patrick and Denise. Bob and Mary Lou lived in the Northern California area until Mary Lou moved to Orange County in 1967. In 1972 she married Roy Allender and moved to Hemet several years later. Mary Lou worked for the City of Hemet until she retired in 1993. Besides reading and traveling, Mary Lou filled her time bowling on the Inflation Fighters Bowling League, singing with the Happy Harmoneers, playing bridge with numerous clubs and was a long time member of the Hemet chapter of TOPS. Mary Lou is survived by daughters Kitty Van Winkle (husband Carl), Denise Widre (Mark), 8 grandchildren, and 9 great- grandchildren. She was preceded in death by sons Gary and Patrick and husband Roy Allender. A Memorial Celebration will be held at Whispering Palms Community Center, 711 Bahama Dr. Hemet CA 92543 on 07/27/2013 at 11:00AM.
Published in Press-Enterprise on July 24, 2013
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