Delores Jane Allan, 76, of Allison, Iowa, passed away peacefully at her home, Wednesday, November 29, 2017.
She was born the youngest child to Roy and Theda (Bauman) DeBower on August 11, 1941. Delores graduated from Allison High School. She married the love of her life, Ronald J. Allan, on March 4, 1960, in Allison, Iowa. Together they were blessed with five children and enjoyed time spent with all of their family. When Delores wasn't spending time with her family, she enjoyed sewing, gardening and making flower arrangements. She was employed by Allan Industrial Coatings for many years. She authored eight children's books which contained memories of her growing up in rural Iowa. Delores and her sister began a new children's line of clothing. She enjoyed a happy and the full life the Lord gave her.
Delores is survived by her husband Ronald J. Allan of Allison, son Dave (Brenda) Allan of Parkersburg, daughter Ranae (Randy) Krull of Shell Rock, daughter Crystol (Dave) Harms of Allison, son Monte (Kelly) Allan of Parkersburg, daughter Monica (Jeff) Neuendorf of Waverly, twenty grandchildren and twenty-two great grandchildren, sister Bernita St. John-Wiebke of Allison, sister Bonnie McKean of Bonita Springs, Florida.
She was preceded in death by her parents and four brothers.
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