Jul. 5, 1922 Rural Retreat Wythe County Virginia, USA
Sep. 20, 2004 Wisconsin, USA
Robert C. "Bob" Allen, 82, of Brooklyn, Wis., died Monday, Sept. 20, 2004, at UW Hospital. Funeral service will be held later in Virginia. He was born on July 5, 1922, in Rural Retreat, Va. He married Jeanette Heldreth on Jan. 15, 1948. He served in the U.S. Army during World War II. In 1959, he moved to Brooklyn, Wis., were he farmed for many years. He also worked at Uniroyal for 10 years.
He is survived by his wife, Jeanette; five children and spouses, Paula Kopfhamer, John and Marilyn Allen, Gail Allen, Connie and Jim Paynter and Debi Allen; eight grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; and a brother, Fred Allen. Gunderson Funeral Home in Madison, Wis., is in charge of the arrangements.