HUDSON - Connie Allen, 66, of Hudson, Iowa, and formerly of Iowa Falls, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 22, 2019, at the Covenant Medical Center in Waterloo. Funeral services will be 2:15 p.m. Friday, Jan. 25, at the Linn’s Funeral Home Chapel in Iowa Falls. There will be a visitation from 1-2 p.m. also on Friday at Linn’s Funeral Home Chapel in Iowa Falls. Burial will be at the Northlawn Cemetery in Iowa Falls. The Linn’s Funeral Home is helping the family with arrangements. Further information can be found at linnsfuneralhome.com. Memorials may be directed to: Connie Allen Memorial, c/o Linn’s Funeral Home, 1521 Washington Ave., Iowa Falls, IA 50126.
Connie Jean Groff was born Oct. 7, 1952, in Iowa Falls to Merle and Marjorie (Oleson) Groff. She attended the Iowa Falls Community Schools until eighth grade in 1966. On Dec. 3, 1980, she was united in marriage to David Ray Allen in Rev. Surls’ home. To this union one child was born, Jayme, along with four other step-children from Ray. During her life she worked at Riverside Book and Bible as a picker. Connie loved doing word searches and putting puzzles together. She also very much enjoyed time with her grandkids.