Phillip Eugene Allensworth, age 49, 225 Bluff View Rd., Quincy, died Friday, January 24, 2003 at Mercy Medical Center/St. Luke’s Hospital in Sioux City, Iowa.
He was born April 13, 1953 in Quincy, Illinois, the son of Phillip and Myrtle Gosney Allensworth. On July 14, 1999, he married Theresa Liesen in Quincy. She survives.
Mr. Allensworth was a graduate of Joliet High School. He served in the U.S. Marine Corps during the Vietnam Conflict. He was an independent owner and operator of a truck for over 12 years and at the present time he was driving for Schuster Truck Lines in Lemars, Iowa. He was an avid outdoorsman especially loved; golfing, hunting and fishing.
Survivors in addition to his wife are his Mother, Myrtle L. Webber and her husband Earl, Maywood, MO; his Father, Phillip Gene Allensworth and his wife Marlene, Channahon, IL; a son, Jessie Lee Allensworth, Lima; 2 daughters, Wendy Nicole Allensworth, Lima; Misty Albright, state of Washington; 2 stepchildren, Keetha and Timothy Jud, Quincy; 1 granddaughter, Brittany Albright, Christopher, IL; a sister, Beth Brocaille and her husband Edward, Quincy; a brother, Gerald Allensworth and his wife Ruth, Maywood, MO; 2 half brothers, Kevin Allensworth and his wife Lori, Plainfield, IL; and Byron Allensworth , Channahon, IL; maternal grandmother, Lodema Gosney, Noveltly, MO; and aunts, uncles and cousins.
He was preceded in death by a son Michael Albright, a brother Mark A. Allensworth, maternal grandfather Albert Gosney, paternal grandparents Arlie Allensworth, Sr. and Cleo Allensworth.
Funeral Services will be 11 A.M. Tuesday, January 28, at the Hansen-Spear Funeral Home, with the Rev. Gerry Bass officiating. Burial in Greenmount Cemetery, Quincy, Illinois.
The family will receive friends from 4 to 7 P.M. Monday at the Hansen-Spear Funeral Home. Memorial contributions may be made to the Children’s Educational Fund.