2015-06-23 / Obituaries

Donald R. Allen, 80

Donald R. Allen, 80 of Port Charlottc, FL formerly of Cloverdale/Reelsville, IN passed away Friday, June 19, 2015 at the Tidewell Hospice House in Port Charlotte.

He was born November 5, 1934 in Parke County, IN on Tick Ridge at Rosedale, IN and was the son of the late Everette and Clara (Alice) Lunsford Allen. He was married to Jennie Dwigans-Mitchell Allen on December 4, 1973 and she survives.

He is survived by sons, Gary Allen, Linwood, NC, David Allen (Kristi), Katy, TX, James Mitchell (Sharon), Cloverdale, IN and daughter Jacqueline Mitchell-Murray (David) Terre Haute, IN. Also surviving are 16 grandchildren and 17 great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. His Brother Everette Allen (Waneta) Reelsville, IN, Uncle Tom Lunsford, Atlanta, GA and Aunt lla (Bea) Allen Greencastle, IN. Brother-in-law Charles (Jack) Dwigans, Martinsville, IN and sister-in-law Wilma Sue Calvert Greencastle, IN.

He was proceeded in death by son, John R. Allen and daughter, Tamera L. Allen. Donald was retired from IBEW Local #481 where he was a Union Electrician for over 50 years and also owned and operated ASTESCO Laboratory and Liberty Pest Control/lnsul until he was disabled in 1991.

He was Past Master of Cloverdale Masonic Lodge #132 and Past Patron of Greencastle OES #255.

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