By Forbes Funeral Home
Shirley Allie, 87, of Sturgeon Bay, passed away on April 3, 2017 at Cardinal Ridge CBRF. She was born August 22, 1929 in Wabeno, Wisconsin to John and Evelyn (Davis) Denn. On June 25, 1949, she married Albert “Bud” Allie at St. Joseph Church in Sturgeon Bay. He preceded her in death on August 15, 2010.
Shirley worked as a receptionist for Dr. Hobson for a number of years until he retired. She was an avid painter and especially enjoyed painting birds, flowers, and various landscapes. Shirley was a wonderful grandmother who enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren.
Survivors include 5 children: Pamela (Michael) Campling, Austrailia; Catherine (Philip) Sanders, Florida; Theresa (David) Leist, Sturgeon Bay; Robert Allie, Fond du Lac; and Christopher (Eva) Allie, Sturgeon Bay; 9 grandchildren, Jonathon, Britany, Danielle, Ashley, Hailey, Chad, Reif, Trevor, and Mariah; 2 great-granddaughters, Mia and Frankie; 1 great-grandson Jack; and brother Gilbert Denn.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, and brother John.
A memorial mass will be conducted at 11:00 a.m. Monday, April 10, at St. Joseph Church in Sturgeon Bay. Friends may call at the church on Monday from 10:00 a.m. until the time of service. Forbes Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.