Marguerite A. Allan, 95 years, of Fremont, NE formerly of North Bend, NE died Monday, July 16, 2012 at Edgewood Vista in Fremont. She was born January 22, 1917 in Fremont, NE to Michael J. and Alice (Shanahan) Kelly. She was a 1934 graduate of North Bend High School and received her teaching certificate from the College of St. Mary’s in Omaha. She taught school in Prague, Staplehurst and Seward, NE. She then worked at Mutual of Omaha prior to her marriage. Marguerite Kelly married Alfred E. Allan on April 14, 1951 in North Bend. The couple farmed east of North Bend. Alfred died on April 1, 2006 and Marguerite moved to Fremont in 2009.
She was a member of St. Charles Catholic Church in North Bend and St. Anne’s Altar Society and the Church Circle #2.
Survivors include her daughters, Carol & husband, Tom Givens of Fremont and Nancy & husband, John Hines of Colleyville, TX; son, Mike & wife, Suzanne Allan of Omaha; 10 grandchildren and 7 great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by: her parents; husband Alfred; sister, Loy Blum; and step-mother, Lucille Kelly.
Funeral Mass will be 10:30 AM, Thursday, July 19, 2012 at St. Charles Catholic Church in North Bend. Father Don Cleary will officiate. Vigil Service will be 7 PM, Wednesday at Moser Memorial Chapel in North Bend. Visitation will be on Wednesday from 3 PM to 8 PM and with the family receiving friends on Wednesday from 6 PM to 7 PM all at Moser Memorial Chapel in North Bend. Visitation will continue Thursday 9-10 AM at the funeral home. Burial will be in the Woodland Cemetery in North Bend. Memorials may be given to St. Charles Catholic Church, North Bend Senior Citizen Center, North Bend Volunteer Fire and Rescue and the Morse Bluff/North Bend Veterans Memorial Park.
Moser Memorial Chapel, 1040 N. Main, North Bend, NE 68649 402-721-4490