Elizabeth "Liz" Allen
ALLEN, Elizabeth Margaret (nee Sales) - It is with heavy hearts, we announce the peaceful passing of Liz on Sunday, July 15th, 2018 at the age of 76, after a brave battle with cancer. Loving wife and best friend of Don for 54 amazing years; devoted mom to Kim Mellors and Kathy Weidhaas (Rick); cherished Grandma to (the late) Matthew, Emily, Jamie, and Grace; much loved daughter of the late Maria and Louis Sales; dearest sister to Helen Urban, (the late) Frank Sales (Helen), Barbara Sapiano (Tom), Alex Sales (Kelly) and (the late) Gary Sales; treasured aunt and great-aunt to many nieces and nephews. Liz’s life was guided by her faith in Christ. As a member of Greenbrier Presbyterian Church for over 45 years, Liz was actively involved in many ways. Singing in the choir gave her much joy. During her career, Liz inspired many as a dedicated educator. She found great happiness caring for her many beautiful gardens. Family and friends will be received at Toll Funeral Home, 55 Charing Cross Street, Brantford, on Thursday, July 19th from 2-4 and 7-9p.m. Funeral service will be held in the chapel on Friday at 3p.m., with Reverend Keesung Chang officiating. Cremation has taken place. The family is grateful for the exceptional care from the staff of Juravinski ICU. Donations to Juravinski Hospital and Cancer Centre or Greenbrier Church would be appreciated.