Violet E. (Wells) Allen, 100, passed peacefully at AristaCare at Norwood Terrace in Plainfield, NJ on Thursday, February 18, 2021. She was born in Panama City, Panama and shortly there after the family moved to Jamaica before she came to the United States in 1960.
Violet was employed as a Nurses Aide with Jacoby Hospital and Lenox Hill Hospital in New York. She also worked as a Private Duty Nurses Aide for many years before retiring.
Besides her family, Violet loved the Church. She was a long time dedicated member of the Shiloh Baptist Church in Plainfield. She accepted Christ at an early age and God and the Church was her life.
Violet also enjoyed sewing, cooking and gardening. She had a love for people and was extremely giving. Studying her Bible everyday, Violet shared the word of God with everyone she met. Another strong trait of Violet's was taking in strangers, who then became like family to her family.
Violet was predeceased by her parents Nathaniel and Albridge Wells, her husband, Hubert Allen in 1996, her baby daughter Launa Allen, her son Hopeton Allen in 2008, a grandson Paul in 2017, as well as all of her siblings. As quoted by her children, "Violet was a great mother who saw the good in everyone", She will be sadly missed by her daughter Dorothy Scott, her sons Courtney, Claude, (Tony), and Winston Allen, her grandchildren Isha, Dayne, Tasha, Twana, (Chrissy), Tunisia, Daron, Corey, Claudia, Kevin, Dylan, Marti Rae and Wyatt, her great grandchildren Kyra, Jazmyn, Corey Tatiana and Liam and Goddaughter Jessie Ford..
Visitation will take place on Saturday, February 27, 2021 from 9 to 10 am at the Shiloh Baptist Church, 515 W. 4th Street, Plainfield, NJ with Funeral Service beginning at 10 am. Interment will be on Friday, March 5, 2021 at 10 am at the Rosehill Cemetery, Linden, NJ.
Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the Crabiel Parkwest Funeral Chapel, 239 Livingston Avenue, New Brunswick, NJ 08901.
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