Ronnie Allen

  • "I just recently learned of Ronnie's passing and I'm just so..."
    - Rachael Jackson
  • "May you be comforted during this time of grief and pain. ..."
    - D Evans
  • "Dear Brenda, Bill, Chandra and Scott and families; I had..."
    - Cordella Mendenhall-Smith
  • "Dear Brenda, Bill, Chandra and Scott, I was so shocked when..."
    - Joy Hoffman (Weller)
  • "Ronnie we will miss you. It was always a pleasure dealing..."

Ronnie Joe Allen, of Anchorage, passed away surrounded by family and friends at Providence Hospital on August 31, 2011.

Ronnie was born March 6, 1958, in Lubbock, Texas, to Billy J. and Brenda K. Allen. He spent most of his childhood in California, moving to Anchorage in June of 1973. Ron graduated from Service High School in 1976. He worked in the equipment sales and service industry for over 30 years. Ron served on the board of directors of the Petroleum Club Anchorage and was instrumental in starting "Shoot for the Cure" a Cystic Fibrosis fundraiser.

Ron lived his life to the fullest, he loved to spend his free time scuba diving in the Caribbean, fishing on his boat in Prince William Sound, trap and skeet shooting and just having fun with his many friends.

His survivors include his parents Billy and Brenda of Anchorage, son Joshua and daughter-in-law Rebecca of Eugene, OR, daughter Chandra Mistrot, son-in-law John, granddaughters Calista and Elizabeth of Austin, TX, brother Scott, nieces Shelby, Shawna and Kylei , sister Chandra (Don) Dieffenbach all of Anchorage, nephew Brett (Tara) Dieffenbach of Reno, NV, and many, many good friends.

A Celebration of Life will be held at The Petroleum Club Anchorage, 3301 C Street, on Saturday September 3rd at 3 PM. In lieu of flowers the family suggests memorial donations to "Shoot For The Cure" at or at any FNB Alaska branch or a blood donation to the Blood Bank of Alaska in Ron's name.

Published in Anchorage Daily News from Sept. 3 to Sept. 8, 2011