Delbert Eugene Allen, age 84, of Council Bluffs, passed away October 8, 2013, at Mercy Hospital.
Gene was born September 9, 1929, in Blair, Neb., to the late Delbert T. and Carrie L. (Madsen) Allen. He proudly served his country in the US Army during World War II. Gene was a forklift operator at Lozier Corporation for many years.
In addition to his parents, Gene was preceded in death by his wife, Pearl M. (Belt) Allen in 1998.
Survived by daughter, Judy Rogers; and grandson, Ron Michelson.
Graveside service and burial, Friday, 2 p.m., with military honors tendered by VFW Post #737. Visitation with the family one hour prior to the service at Cutler-O'Neill-Meyer-Woodring Bayliss Park Chapel.
This obituary was originally published in The Daily Nonpareil.