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Grace Allen - Departed on Jul 31, 2017 - Green Bay, WI
Grace Allen - Departed on Jul 31, 2017 - Green Bay, WI

Grace Allen

Born in Green Bay, WI on Oct 05, 1922

Died on Jul 31, 2017 and resided in Green Bay, WI

Grace Ruth Allen, 94, Green Bay, passed away Monday, July 31, 2017. She was born in Green Bay on October 5, 1922, to the late Ernest and Rose (Matheys) Davister. Grace attended Water Division School. On June 21, 1941, she married Sylvester Allen at St. Hubert’s Catholic Church, Sugarbush Brown County. He preceded her in death on October 30, 1987. They farmed together all their life. Grace was a member of the Altar Society and a life-long member of the Catholic Knights #288 of Sugarbush and Luxemburg.

Survivors include her children, Janice Kraynik, Two Rivers, Barbara Jonet, Warren (Donna) Allen, Rosalyn (Gene) Thyes, and Mark (Cheryl) Allen, all of Green Bay; grandchildren, Tony, Joan, Becky (Steve), Tim (Lynn), Tina (Todd), Tom, Terry (Chrissy), Barb (Mike), Lisa (Scott), Jeff, Randy (Sarah), Laura (Rory), Kevin, Dawn, Corey (Amber), Brenda, Andy (Lynsy), Gina (Ryan), Jolene (Webster), and Jason; 29 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren; two godchildren, Gary Davister, and Mike Allen; sister-in-law, Collette Wertel; along with numerous nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Sylvester Allen; son-in-law, James M. Kraynik; grandchild, Todd Jonet; great-grandchildren, Emily and Elizabeth Kraynik, and Nathan Dax; brother and sisters-in-law, Louis (Delores) Davister, mother and father-in-law, Josephine (Antone) Allen; and her step-mother Alice Brunner Allen; in-laws, Henry (Hilda) Allen, Elsie (Dick) Finnel, Myrtle (Allan) Kuchenbecker, Mabel (Ralph) Goral, Alice (Hank) Tilkens, Alvin (Alice) Allen, Bernard (Mildred) Allen, and Geraldine (Lawrence) Vanden Houten; step-children, Walter (Isabelle) Brunner, Mayme (Ed) Shauer, Adele (Bill) Burkart, Clem (Pearl) Brunner, and Genevieve (Donald) Craanen.

Friends may gather at Proko-Wall Funeral Home, 1630 E. Mason St, on Thursday, August 3, 2017, from 4:00 to 8:00 p.m. Wake Service at 7:30 p.m. Visitation will continue Friday morning at St. Thomas the Apostle Catholic Church, 5930 Humboldt Rd, from 9:30 a.m. until the Funeral Mass at 11:00 a.m. Rev. Carlo Villaluz will preside. Entombment will be in the Shrine of the Good Shepard Mausoleum. Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.prokowall.com.

The family would like to extend a special thank you to the staff at Moraine Ridge Senior Living for all the wonderful care they have given to Grace and her family over the years.


Visitation: Thursday Aug 3, 2017, 4-8pm at Proko-Wall Funeral Home

Funeral Mass: Friday Aug 4, 2017, 11am at St. Thomas the Apostle Church

Visitation: Friday Aug 4, 2017, 9:30-11am at St. Thomas the Apostle Church

Served by Proko-Wall Funeral Director: Shawn Kamke

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