|Birth: ||Jun. 10, 1928|
|Death: ||Jan. 24, 2012|
Arthur Dean Allen, 83, of Winamac, IN, passed away at 8:29 AM Tuesday, January 24, 2012 at Pulaski Memorial Hospital in Winamac, IN.
He was born June 10, 1928, in Star City, IN, to Hiram and Flora Knebel Allen. Dean was married to Magdalene A. Welter on November 23, 1955 in the First Christian Church parsonage in Winamac, IN. Maggie survives.
Dean attended the First Christian Church in Winamac. He was a part of the building crew that built the church.
Dean had worked as a carpenter and millwright. He was a member of Local 1043 in Hobart, IN for 50 years. He had worked at steel mills and other types of factories throughout the country.
Dean was a member of the Winamac Masonic Lodge and the South Bend Scottish Rite. He was also a member of the Elks Club in Eustis, Fl where he and Maggie wintered following their retirement.
Dean enjoyed dancing, fishing, woodworking and making gifts for his grandchildren. He especialy enjoyed spending time with his grandchildren. Dean also enjoyed traveling and camping. He and Maggie have traveled much of the United States.
Magdalene A. Welter Allen, Winamac, IN Wife
Larry (Kathy) Allen, Paris, TN Son
Patsy L. (David) Bennett, Winamac, IN Daughter
Greg B.(Debi) Allen, Valparaiso, IN Son
Jeremy (Natasha) Allen Grandson
Jason (Nicole) Allen Grandson
Trinity Allen Granddaughter
Lauren Bennett Granddaughter
Diane Bennett Granddaughter
Brandi Allen Granddaughter
Samantha Allen Granddaughter
5 Great Grandchildren
Pearl Spillman, Mishawaka, IN Sister
Bill Allen, San Fransisco, CA Brother
He was preceded in death by
Hiram Allen Father
Flora Knebel Allen Mother
Christine Marie Bennett Granddaughter
Funeral Services will be held at 10:30 AM Saturday, January 28, 2012, in Frain Mortuary, Winamac, with Pastor Rick Abbott officiating.
Burial will take place in the McKinley Memorial Gardens Cemetery located at Winamac, IN
Friends may call 4-8 PM EST Friday, January 27, 2012 at Frain Mortuary.
Memorial Contributions may be given to the Winamac Masonic Lodge
Masonic Services will be held at 7 PM EST on Friday at the funeral home.
Published by Frain Mortuary, Winamac, IN
McKinley Memorial Gardens
Created by: Sherry Salla
Record added: Apr 26, 2012
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