Ann Marie was born on November 19th, 1964 in Spokane Washington to parents Nadine and Jerry Allen. Being a child of an Air Force family she moved 8 time living in Spokane WA, Dayton OH, Chelmsford, MA, Montgomery, AL, Washington, D.C, Albuquerque, and Redlands, CA and back to ABQ. She enjoyed ice skating, ballet, piano, Girl Scouts, and art. She graduated from El Dorado High School in 1983. She graduated in 1988 from Texas Tech with a Master’s degree in architecture, then moved to San Francisco to begin her career. On August 1st, 1997 she welcomed her daughter, Korinna, to the world. Soon after she moved back to Albuquerque and began working for Dekker Perich Sabatini for the next 17 years followed by Buffalo Design and Architectural Research Consultants. She had many accomplishments and a successful career. She adored all the friends and co-workers she made over the years. She loved traveling, scuba diving, painting, making stained glass, cracking jokes, 80’s rock music, and her kitties.
She is survived by her daughter Korinna Christian, her sister Lisa d’Aumeries, her mother Nadine Allen, her two nieces Maya and Remy Cohler, and her 2 nephews Sam and Max Cohler. She will be greatly missed and forever in our hearts.
She will be greatly missed and forever in our hearts.
A Funeral Mass will be held on June 30, 2022 at Prince of Peace Catholic Church from 10:00am to 11:00am with a Burial to follow at Gate of Heaven.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to:
Animal Humane New Mexico
615 Virginia St SE 87108