Jacqueline M. Allen

Mrs. Jacqueline M. Allen, age 49, of Gloversville, died Monday, June 24, 2013, at her home following a brief illness.

She was born October 30, 1963, in Cortland, N.Y., the daughter of Dennis Brickey and the late Janet Dufrain Brickey. She graduated from Moravia schools and Fulton-Montgomery Community College.

Jackie worked as an administrative assistant at the Family Counseling Center in Gloversville for 16 years. She enjoyed the outdoors, particularly kayaking. She was well known for her collection of Native-American memorabilia.

She is survived by: three children, Heather Allen (James Lang) of Johnstown, Tammy Kuhner (Matthew) of Gloversville and Michael Allen (Amanda Simek) of Johnstown; her father, Dennis Brickey of Tupper Lake; three brothers, Dennis Brickey of Tupper Lake and Randy and Jay Brickey of Moravia; six grandchildren; several nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles and cousins.

A private celebration of Jackie’s life will take place at the convenience of family and friends. Cremation will take place at Park View Crematorium, Schenectady.

Arrangements have been entrusted to Walrath & Stewart Funeral Home, Gloversville. Please visit the family’s online guestbook at