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ORANGE — Sheila Elizabeth (Geary) Allen, 76, died Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2007 at Baker-Katz Nursing Home in Haverhill.

Born in Orange on Jan. 15, 1931, she was a daughter of Thomas and Karrie (Taylor) Geary and lived in Orange for many years before moving to Townsend, Mass.

She is survived by two sons, Geary Allen of Phoenix, Ariz., and Grover Allen and his wife, Sherri, of Sandown, N.H.; and two grandchildren, Nicholas and Steven.

A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated at St. Mary’s Church in Orange on Tuesday, Nov. 20, officiated by the Reverend Stephen Johnson of Our Lady Immaculate Church in Athol.

Interment will be private.

In lieu of flowers, donations are suggested to the Alzheimer’s Association, 264 Cottage St., Springfield, MA 01104.

Arrangements were handled for the family by Witty’s Funeral Home, of Orange. A guest register is available at www.wittyfuneralhome.com.