OBITUARY

George Henry Allen

March 7, 1927April 15, 2013
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GEORGE H. ALLEN 1927 - 2013

George H. Allen, 86, of Pensacola, passed peacefully to his eternal home on April 15, 2013 surrounded by his loving family. He was born on March 7, 1927 in St. Marys, KS, and was the fourth of seven children born to George W. and Dora Allen. He served in the Navy during World War II and was a retired Systems Analyst for the U.S. Civil Service. He was an active member of Westwood Christian Church, serving as Treasurer for over thirty years. He filled his retirement years by caring for the elderly members of his congregation, spending time with his family and woodworking. For almost 64 years, he was the loving and devoted husband of Jo Hamby Allen. He also leaves behind his three children and their spouses, Claudia and Roger Silverthorne of Pensacola, Randel and Connie Allen of Randolph, NJ, and David and Angie Allen of Lexington, KY. He was the loving grandfather of Tracie (Ken) Hardin, Jennifer (Wes) Greeson, Alison (Patrick) Keen, Erica, Courtney and Lindsay Allen, Hiatt and Griffin Allen and great grandfather of Emily, Anna, Jacob, Ashlyn and Grace. He is survived by his brothers Archie and Dale Allen and sisters Aileen Anderson and Doris Roberson. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m., Thursday, April 18, 2013 at the funeral home with Pastor Rick Malugani officiating. Interment will follow at Bayview Memorial Park. The family will receive friends from 1:00 p.m. until 2:00 p.m., Thursday, April 18, 2013. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Westwood Christian Church, 1111 N 57th Ave, Pensacola, FL 32506 or Alzheimer's Association, 225 N. Michigan Ave., Fl. 17, Chicago, IL 60601. BAYVIEW FISHER-POU CHAPEL, 3351 Scenic Highway is entrusted with arrangements. Condolences may be offered at www.bayviewfisher-pouchapel.com.

Services

  • Visitation Thursday, April 18, 2013
  • Funeral Service Thursday, April 18, 2013
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George Henry Allen

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Diane Stephenson

April 20, 2013

I'm so sorry to hear of George passing. May you all be surrounded by the peace God provides and may the memories last a lifetime.

Mark Brisch

April 19, 2013

My heart is sadden by the passing of your father. I can't even imagine how each of you are feeling but I'm sure you are in deep pain. Mr. Allen was a very good man and he will be missed by all.

Kenny Glover

April 17, 2013

Our thoughts and prayers to the Allen family for peace, strength and comfort during these times. Kenny and Colleen Glover

April 17, 2013

Claudia,
So sorry to hear about your loss.
Becky Powers

Susan Intermoia

April 17, 2013

Sorry to hear about George passing away. I used to go to church with him at Westwood. Prayers are with you and your family in this time of need. God Bless You All.

Sharon Prothe

April 17, 2013

Thinking of you all. Uncle George we will miss you and your funny laugh. God Bless you all.

April 16, 2013

We were so sad to hear about Uncle George. I have lots of good memories of him. Blessings of peace to your families.

Brenda & Vernon

Carla James

April 16, 2013

So sorry to learn of Uncle George's passing. I'm thinking of him and his funny laugh and the way he would look at Aunt Jo. Lots of fun memories. Praying for you all at this difficult time. Love Carla & Family

April 16, 2013

Sorry to hear about Uncle George, he will be missed. Mark & Cheri Allen

Patti Chisham

April 16, 2013

Sorry to hear about Uncle George. You will all be in our thoughts and prayers.