Louis E. Allen

January 15, 1932November 18, 2012

Allen, Louis Edward (Age 80) Louis was born on January 15, 1932 in Johnson City, TN, to Albert and Virginia Allen. He moved to Spokane in 1951, and attended Gonzaga and Elevator Tech school. Louis served for three years in the Marine Corp. He worked for Western Electric, Burlington Northern Santa Fe (BNSF) and as a Landscaper. He was a member of the Grads Club, Cop Shop, NOPs, Restorative Justice and was the founder of Northwest Treasure Hunters. Louis enjoyed metal detecting, fishing & hunting, automotive repair, dancing and music. He is survived by his children, Mike, James, Jerry, Sue, Debbie and Robert; brother, Bobby Allen; sister, Doris Green; many grandkids and many great grandkids. He was preceded in death by his wife of 56 years, Ethal Allen; son, Pat and his mother and father. Visitation on Friday, November 23, 2012 from 3:00 – 8:00 pm. A Funeral Service will be held on Saturday, November 24, 2012 at 10:00 am at Ball & Dodd Funeral Home. Interment at Fairmount Memorial Park. The family requests donations be made to Ronald McDonald House in lieu of flowers.


  • Visitation Friday, November 23, 2012
  • Funeral Service Saturday, November 24, 2012

Louis E. Allen

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June 5, 2013

papaw i knew you for a short ten years, and in those years i got to know you pretty well. you were great man, and i am proud to have gotten to have met you. rest in peace my friend, you are not forgotten.

Angel Passmore

January 11, 2013

Just wanted to say thank you. All of the good things in me come from you. You were my best friend and the light in my life. My life is so much less without you. I miss you so much. With all my love Angel.

Jeremiah and Heather Kohr

November 24, 2012

Love you and Miss you

Your Grandkids

November 24, 2012

We miss you Papaw.....Love Jack and Ryan Kohr, Jordan Wise and Anthony Bell

Heather Kohr

November 23, 2012

Papaw I feel blessed to have known you and to be a part of your life....Your absence is felt deep in my heart I will Miss you always. I am blessed also to know you will be watching over us with Grandma until we follow you home...Rest In Peace Papaw I love you.

Heather Kohr

November 23, 2012

Whelp much left to say....I am forever grateful for the privledge to have known you. Your light and love shine on.....I am also blessed that you will be our Gaurdian Angel Forever and Always...Rest In Peace Papaw...I love you

Ronda Grow (Williams)

November 23, 2012

May you rest in peace, you were a wonderful person.

jacoby ellis

November 23, 2012

You are a great grandfather, father and friend you will be missed more then ever.

debbie eldridge

November 22, 2012

dad 80 years wasnt enough but god called you home and you had to go.i will miss you so much.there things a father is supposed to be and you covered them all and then in i lov you debbie