McAlester News-Capital, McAlester, OK

April 11, 2013

Ann Catherine Ranallo Varos Allen

Ann Catherine Ranallo Varos Allen, 64, of Cleveland, Texas

From submitted reports
Submitted report

McALESTER — Ann Catherine Ranallo Varos Allen, 64, of Cleveland, Texas, died Tuesday, Jan. 22, 2013, in Kingwood, Texas.

Memorial services will be at noon Saturday at Holy Rosary Catholic Church Parish Hall in Hartshorne. Arrangements are under the direction of Pace-Stancil Funeral Home of Cleveland.

Born April 8, 1948, in Hartshorne, she was the daughter of Jim and Jo Ranallo. She was a 1966 graduate of St. John’s Catholic High School in McAlester. She then attended St. Gregory’s in Shawnee.

She served in the United States Air Force from 1974 to 1975.

She enjoyed spending time with her grandsons.

Survivors include her husband, James R. Allen; daughters, Sandra Franklin and husband, Nick, and Angela Edwards; son, Eric J. Varos and wife, Marissa; sisters, Angelina Ernst, Mary Schneberger, Stephen Marie Ranallo, Teresa Raupe, and Elizabeth McGehee; brothers, Joseph Ranallo, Jim Ranallo and Chris Ranallo; grandchildren, Kayla O’Quinn, Ricky Franklin, Shannon Miller, Katherine Pierce, Trish Edwards, Daniel Victor, and Carlos and Andrew Varos; two great-grandchildren, Allan and Bennett; 14 nephews; nine nieces and numerous other family and friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents; a son, Jason Edward Varos; granddaughter, DanielleRenee Miller; brother, Jimmy Joe, and sister, Therese.

Memorials may be made to Ranallo Giornale, 1109 East South Avenue, McAlester, OK, 74501.