Ethel Marie (Allen) Bouler passed away in her home on Monday, May 29th, 2017, with her husband of 59 years by her side. She was born February 20th 1936 in Edwards, Mississippi to James C. Allen and Laura (Lyles) Allen. Ethel and her family moved to Gary, Indiana in 1940, where she joined St. John Baptist Church and graduated from Gary Roosevelt High School with honors in 1954.In 1958, Ethel married Willie L. Bouler and moved to Chicago, Illinois. She was a former employee of the Federal Government where she worked for almost 40 years. Ethel will be cherished by her loving husband, Willie L. Bouler; daughter Lisa Daniels; son, Steven (Priscilla) Bouler; sisters, Patti R. Davis, Gloria Allen, Theresa (Vincent) Thornton, brothers, James C. (Clara) Allen III, E.L. (Jessie) Allen, and a host of nieces, nephews and cousins. Visitation Monday, June 5, 2017 from 9-11:00a.m. with funeral service to follow at 11:00 a.m. all service at St. John Baptist Church 2457 Massachusetts St. Interment Fern Oaks Cemetery.