Allen, Thirza Gladys, a resident ofChatham. Thirza Allen died peacefully FridayJuly 6, 2012at the Chatham-Kent Health Alliance, Chatham Campus at the age of  75. Born inWindsor,Ontario, daughter of the late Herbert & Nancy (Allen) Dix. Beloved wife of George E. Allen. Dear mother of Craig & Kim Allen, Ilderton; & Glynis & Jay Glasier, Chatham. Missed by grandchildren,Chandler, Carter & MacGregor Allen; and Hayden & Dharma Glasier. Sister of Carol Fedikow,Windsor. Aunt of Lisa Power,Windsor.  Thirza was a former employee of Union Gas for 42 years. Friends will be received at the Funeral Home,459 St. Clair St.,Chathamon SundayJuly 8, 2012from 2:00-4:00 & 7:00-9:00 p.m. The Funeral Service will be held at Holy Trinity Anglican Church,81 Selkirk St.,Chathamat 11:00 a.m. with Rev. Allan Wright officiating. Cremation to follow  with Interment in Windsor at a later date. Donations in memory of Thirza to the Chatham-Kent Alzheimer’s Society  or Holy Trinity Anglican Church would be appreciated. Online condolences may be left at

 McKinlay Funeral Home,  459 St. Clair Street,  Chatham, Ontario    519-351-2040

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