Debra Ruth Allen (Lavazza), age 61 passed away on Monday, February 5, 2018 at Joliet Area Community Hospice Home. Born on January 27, 1957 in Joliet, IL , She was the daughter of the late Francis and Joanita (Clark) Lavazza. She is survived by her sister Judy Boyd and brothers Bob (Joy), Mike (Debby) and Bill (Debbie). Loving Mother to Aimee Joanita Allen and Kathleen Elaine Allen, She was a special Aunt to numerous nieces and nephews. She is survived by her loving husband Chris R Allen of Joliet. She worked at Montgomery Wards where she met her husband of 32 years. Debra was a loving wife and mother that will be remembered for her Love of family including pets, sewing, crafts and baking the best Potica.
There will be a celebration of Debra's life on Friday, February 16, 2018 from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the Blackburn-Giegerich-Sonntag Funeral Home.