Rose Allen Tozier, 63, formerly of Portland, passed away in the Advanced Center for Nursing and Rehabilitation in New Haven on Sunday, January 28, 2018. She was born on June 27, 1954 in Middletown, the daughter of late Douglas O. Allen and Elizabeth L. Allen of Portland. Rose is survived by her son, Timothy A. Tozier formerly of East Hampton; a grandson, Timothy James Tozier of Middletown; two brothers, Arthur A. Allen of Phoenix, AZ and Benjamin E. Allen of Tucson, AZ; two sisters, Susanne Anderson-Woronoff of Portland, CT and Nina L. Glinski of Guilford, CT; three nieces; four nephews; and several grandnieces and grandnephews.
In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by a brother, Curt D. Allen and a nephew, Darren D. Anderson. Rose was a loving and generous person who will be remembered for her compassion for animals and people. She will be deeply missed.
Arrangements are under the direction of the Portland Memorial Funeral Home, 231 Main St., Portland. The burial will be at the convenience of the family. There are no calling
hours. Interment will be in the Swedish Cemetery, Portland.
Memorial donations in Rose's memory may be sent to the Connecticut Humane Society,
701 Russell Road, Newington, CT 06111.