QUIGG, Mrs. Eileen (nee Allen), of St. Thomas, formerly of London, passed away at the St. Thomas Elgin General Hospital on Friday, September 11, 2015, in her 95th year. Beloved wife of the late James J. Quigg (1995). Dearly loved mother of Katherine Millard of Fredericton, NB, Frank Quigg (Roberta) of Maple Ridge, BC, Carol Quigg of St. Thomas, and Marlene Bailey-Timmermans (Peter) of Port Stanley. Dear sister of Leona Sansome (late Walter) of Victoria, BC, and Stan Allen (Helen) of Cambridge. Also fondly remembered by sister-in-law, Grace Bernier of Chapleau, 5 grandchildren, 10 great grandchildren, and many nieces and nephews (among whom are Jim & Darline Allen of London). In addition to her husband, Eileen was predeceased by siblings, (infant) Mary Allen, Eve Beke, James Allen, and Donald Allen. Born in Guelph, ON, May 22, 1921, she was the daughter of the late Frank and Ilene (nee Doyle) Allen. Eileen was a retired buyer with Agriculture Canada, London. She was a member of St. Anne’s Roman Catholic Church, St. Thomas, where she was formerly actively involved with a number of organizations within the Parish. Relatives and friends will be received by the family at the Sifton Funeral Home, 118 Wellington St., St. Thomas (519-631-1160) on Tuesday evening, September 15th from 7:00-9:00 p.m. (Prayers at 8:45 p.m.). The Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at St. Anne’s Roman Catholic Church, St. Thomas on Wednesday, September 16th at 10:00 a.m. Interment in St. Peter’s Cemetery, London. Memorial donations to the CNIB will be gratefully acknowledged.
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