Anne died in her sleep on July 25, 2012. She was born and raised in Minnesota; received her B.S. degree from Northwestern University
, and became a certified public accountant. She moved to California where she worked for several companies including Paramount Studios, Home Silk Shop, and Gibraltar Savings and Loan. In 1979 she married Milton Allen and in 1983 they moved to his home town of San Pedro. They were active sailors, skiers, and world travelers. She was generous with her time, energy and humor, contributing and participating in numerous community groups in the South Bay area. She was predeceased by her husband and her sister. She leaves a brother and numerous nieces and nephews. Memorial services are pending. In lieu of flowers, she wanted donations designated for the Wayfarers Chapel Music Fund at Wayfarers Chapel, 5755 Palos Verdes Drive South, Rancho Palos Verdes, CA 90275. Please sign the guestbook at www.dailybreeze.com/obits.