ALLEN, Darlene G.; age 84; of Rochester Hills; died October 9, 2014. A life-time resident of Rochester, she was a 1947 graduate of Rochester High School and went on to graduate from Oakland University and went on to work for Rochester Community Schools, working as an Educator at the Meadowbrook and Hamlin Schools, retiring in 1992. She enjoyed working in the Gift Shop at the Rochester Library and serving as a volunteer for the Rochester elections. She loved being with her family as well as knitting and bowling. On March 17, 1950, she married Harold Allen of Rochester and who preceded her in death on May 17, 2012. Mother of Kathleen (Dennis) Wegner, Connie Allen and James (Janice) Allen; grandmother of Jennifer, Kari, Amanda, James and Jason; great-grandmother of Broc and Evan; also surviving Darlene are her brother Arthur (Pauline) Maass; and her sister, Myrna (Carl) Kelly. Funeral Services will be held on Tuesday, October 14, 2014, at 11 a.m. at PIXLEY FUNERAL HOME, 322 W. University Drive in downtown Rochester followed my interment in Mt. Avon Cemetery. The family will receive friends on Monday at the funeral home from 2 to 8 p.m. Her family has requested that Memorial Contributions in Darlene’s name be made to the Parkinson’s Foundation or to Gentiva Hospice and envelopes for both will be at the funeral home. www.pixleyfuneral.comPublished in Daily Tribune on Oct. 12, 2014+Read More Share Listen to Obituary Remember Share a message, photo, or video below View all messages 4 "Hi Connie, sending my condolence to you and your family. Just..."- Deborah Archer"May you find comfort from God at this time" "Dear Kathy and Connie, My thoughts are with you at this sad..." "Darlene, You always offered so much good advice. Thank you..."- brenda ruple Add a memory or condolence to the guest book Add Message Please add or record a video for the family of Darlene Allen Add a video + Please add a photo and share in the life story for Darlene Allen Add a photo +