Vera Allen

Obituary of Vera A. Allen

Vera A. Allen, age 92, of PennYan, NY formerly of Barrington, NY passed away Sunday, November 8th, 2020 at the Penn Yan Manor Nursing Home. Vera was born on November 3, 1928 in Rochester, NY the daughter of the late Carlis and Helen Rowe. Vera enjoyed crafts, sewing, quilt making, bowling, playing cards, old old movies with Rock Hudson, baseball, entertaining friends, Barrington Rifle Club, flowers, and yard sales. She had a love of animals and meeting new people at the family vegetable stand “ALLEN'S FRUITS & VEGETABLES”. She especially enjoyed being with her grandchildren. In addition to her parents, Vera was predeceased by her husband, Roger H. Allen; her brother, Carlis Rowe; her sister, Helen Tharrett and nephew Carlis Eric Rowe. Vera is survived by her daughter, Carli Allen of Penn Yan; son, Roger D. 'Del' (Sharon A.) Allen of Penn Yan, son, Jeff (Kim) Allen of Florida, and daughter, Leslie (Tom) Dunkelberger of Dundee; grandchildren, Angela Wodarski, Teresa Yeoman, Stacey Yeoman, Nichelle 'Nikki' Allen, Kimberly Allen, Leah (Ryan) Dailey, Christopher Allen, Amanda (Jason) Allen, Brandi (Teddy) Allen Bowen, Courtney Stahl, Julie (Courtney Eddinger) Dunkelberger, Jessica (Mike) Mullins, Jenna (Kris) Owen, and Jillian (Jason) Plumlee; great grandchildren, Cody, Samantha, Courtney, Chantel, Cleon, Ryan, Micheala, Kaeden, Addison, Declan, Hunter, Juliet, Alice, Jason, Jada, Bailey Mae, Karli, Conner, Cason, Reece, Finley, Harper, Jacob, Josie, and Abigail; great great grandchildren, Charlie and Delilah; special cousins, Katherine and John Meisch; as well as many nieces and nephews. A graveside service will be held on Wednesday, November 18th, 2020 at 1 O'clock PM at the Hillside Cemetery in Dundee, NY. All those in attendance are asked to follow social distancing guidelines and wear a face covering. Memorial contributions may be made in her memory to the Humane Society of Yates County, PO Box 12, Penn Yan, NY 14527 or to the Penn Yan Manor Nursing Home, 655 N. Liberty St., Penn Yan, NY 14527. To light a candle of remembrance or to share a memories of Vera with her family and friends, please visit
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Graveside Service

1:00 pm
Wednesday, November 18, 2020
Hillside Cemetery
Rte. 14A
Dundee, New York, United States
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