Audrey J. Allaman
Galesburg - Mrs. Audrey J. Allaman, 84, of Galesburg, Illinois, passed away peacefully at 3:11 pm Monday, August 16, 2021, at her home.
Audrey was born on July 20, 1937, in Chicago, Illinois, daughter of James D. and Marion H. (Hillegonds) Hix. She married Milo Hendricks in Galesburg in 1955. She later married Robert Allaman on March 8, 1980, in Galesburg. He preceded her in death in 2010.
She is survived by her children, Michael (Debbie) Hendricks of North Wilksboro, North Carolina, Roger (Myra) Hendricks of Forestville, New York, Stacy (Douglas) Stambaugh of Galesburg, Julie (Michael) McCombs of Grinnell, Iowa, and Steve Allaman of Muscatine, Iowa; her sister, Shirley (George) Dorn of Homer Glen, Illinois, 20 grandchildren and 31 great-grandchildren. She is preceded in death by her parents and her brother, Gerald Hix.
Audrey is a 1955 graduate from Galesburg High School, later attending Carl Sandburg College to obtain her LPN in 1985. She went on to work at the Galesburg Mental Health Center for many years as a technician. Audrey also spent her career life at the Henry C. Hill Correctional Center in the clerical department as well as an LPN for a few years, retiring on December 31, 1997. Audrey was a member and held a number of offices with the AFSCME Union for over 20 years and was also a member of The AFSCME Union Retirees.
Visitation will be 3:00-5:00 pm Sunday, August 22, 2021, at Hinchliff-Pearson-West Funeral Directors and Cremation Services Galesburg Chapel. Funeral Services will follow at 5:00 pm at the chapel. Memorial contributions in memory of Audrey may be made to the ALS Association. Hinchliff-Pearson-West Funeral Directors and Cremation Services is honored to serve the family. Online condolences may be made at www.h-p-w.com
Published by The Register-Mail from Aug. 17 to Aug. 18, 2021.