Wadsworth, OH

Colleen Ann Allen, age 90, passed away peacefully early Sunday morning, March 12, 2023, after a period of declining health. She was born in January of 1933 to James and Orpha Andrews in southern West Virginia, then lived most of her adult life in Wadsworth. She was preceded in death by her parents, brother James Andrews and sister Grace Bailey. She is survived by sister Mattie Sowers, sons Carl Michael Allen (partner Adele DiMinno), Mark Edward Allen (wife Patricia), daughter Valerie Susan Martin, grandchildren Joshua Martin, Derek Allen, and Kristen Allen, and great grandchild Braeden Martin. She worked a variety of jobs to support the family, and loved to travel. Colleen spent the last three years at The Village of St. Edward in Wadsworth, where she made many new friends. She will be greatly missed. Thanks to her primary care doctor Christina Peters, the doctors and nurses at Summa Barberton hospital, the nurses of Summa Hospice, and the staff and residents of The Village of St. Edward. Service will be at The Village of St. Edward on March 27 at 11 AM.