Richard Glenn Allen

January 13, 1934September 18, 2013

Richard Glenn Allen, 79 years of age died Wednesday, September 18, 2013 at Floyd Memorial Hospital in New Albany. He was born January 13, 1934 in Bellflower, Illinois to the late Homer and Alice Allen. Richard was a United States Air Force veteran of the Korean War, retired from CSX Railroad after 40 years of service, and was a member of Colgate Baptist Church in Clarksville, Indiana. He loved playing guitar, singing country western songs, and playing golf with his grandsons.

Survivors include his wife of 57 years, Euvonna Allen; son, Michael Allen (Janie); grandchildren, Kevin Allen (Tasha), Amanada Elmore (Aaron), Nathan Allen (Ana-Licia); brother, Donald Allen (Jan); sister, Carole Grubbs (Bill); 8 great grandchildren

Visitation will be from 5:00 pm ~ 8:00 pm Friday and 12:00 pm ~ 1:00 pm Saturday at Kraft Funeral Service, 2776 Charlestown Road, New Albany, Indiana. His Funeral Service will be held 1:00 pm Saturday at the funeral home chapel with private entombment to follow at Kraft-Graceland Memorial Park in New Albany, Indiana.

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  • Visitation Friday, September 20, 2013
  • Visitation Saturday, September 21, 2013
  • Funeral Service Saturday, September 21, 2013

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Lisa Pulliam

September 21, 2013

Richard Allen enjoyed life and lived it to its fullest. My heart is filled with admiration for the way that he lived, centering his life around his family. Those who were closest to him are blessed to have him as a part of their lives. What wonderful memories he has left for all of us to cherish! A great example of a hardworking man, who truly loved his family. You will forever be missed, but never forgotten. May you rest in peace, Uncle Dick!

September 19, 2013

Dick was a good friend to my family. He and Euvonna spent alot of good times with my parents- bowling, square dancing and family gatherings. He will be missed by all of us. I pray for Euvonna, Mike and all the other family during thier time of grief. Know that we are thinking of you and if you need anything, please call on us for support. God be with you. Love From The Eddings Family- Mary, D.C., Rita, and Sherry.