Funeral service for Charles Kenneth Allen, age 92 of Princeton, will be Tuesday, Feb 19, 2013 at 2:00 PM at the Norberg Memorial Home. Burial will follow in the Forest Hill Cemetery on Feb 19, 2013. Military rites will be performed by the Wyanet V.F.W. The family will receive friends on Tuesday, Feb 19 from 100 PM to 2:00 PM at the Norberg Memorial Home.
He died on Friday, Feb 15, 2013 at Perry Memorial Hospital. He was born on Aug 11, 1920 in Buffalo, Kentucky to Marvin and Cazzie (Warren) Allen. He was a well known carpenter in Bureau and surrounding counties. He married Gracie Myrtle Sprowles on February 6, 1946. She died on December 26, 2004. He was also a WWII Army veteran. He was a member of the Wyanet V.F.W., the Princeton Elks Lodge and was formerly on the Wyanet Village Board.
Charles is survived by two grandsons and four great-grandchildren.He was preceded by his parents, his wife, his daughter Karen Profita and siblings: Pearl Cruse, Harvey Allen, Ruel Allen, Thelma Peters, Leaman (Dorothy) Allen, and Haynes Allen.
Memorials may be directed to Wyanet V.F.W..