|Birth: ||Dec. 17, 1922|
|Death: ||Dec. 26, 2004|
Virginia Beach City
Howard Franklin "Frank" Allen was the son of William T. Allen and his wife, Donia Anthony. He was married to Reather Mae Dixon.
Military Inscription: "USN World War II Vet."
" Paper: Virginian-Pilot, The (Norfolk, VA); Section: LOCAL; Page: B7
Deceased: HOWARD F. ALLEN; Date: December 28, 2004
VIRGINIA BEACH - Howard Franklin "Frank" Allen, 82, of the 500 block of 14th St., passed away peacefully Dec. 26, 2004, in Virginia Beach General Hospital.
Frank was born Dec. 17, 1922, in Athens, Ga., to the late William T. and Donia Anthony Allen and raised by his late stepmother, Mary Passmore Allen. He was the loving husband to the late Reather Mae Dixon Allen. He retired as a contractor and foreman with Hauser Construction Company after 38 years of service. He proudly served his country in the U.S. Navy in World War II, where he served in the Pacific Theatre in Aerial Gunnery Combat.
Frank leaves behind to cherish his memory one son, Rodney Joe Allen and wife Janet of Blacksburg, Va.; two sisters, Sarah Martin of Conway, S.C., and Lois Pitts of Monticello, Ga.; five brothers, Charles Allen, Bill Allen, Bobby Allen, all of Monticello, Jody Allen of Jackson, Ga., and James Allen of Virginia Beach; four grandsons, Joseph Wesley Allen of Virginia Beach, John Franklin Allen, Andrew Joseph Allen and Matthew Paul Allen, all of Blacksburg; and numerous loving nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by a son, Ralph Allen.
Arrangements are under the care and direction of Maestas & Bailey Funeral Home & Cremation Care Center, Oceanfront Chapel, 1801 Baltic Ave., Virginia Beach, where a funeral will be conducted Wednesday at 2 p.m. with the Rev. John Schappel officiating. Interment will follow in Charity United Methodist Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends at the funeral home today from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Memorial contributions may be made to the charity of the donor's choice. "
Reather Mae Dixon Allen (1922 - 1984)
Ralph Eugene Allen (1947 - 2000)*
Charity United Methodist Church Cemetery
Virginia Beach City
Plot: behind church - row 41
Created by: JoAnn
Record added: Dec 28, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 23611947