Sgt. Howard Paul Allen, 31, of Mesa, Az passed away on 9-26-2005. Services for Sgt. Allen will be Thursday, October 6, 2005 at 10:00 am, with a visitation on Wednesday evening from 6:00 - 9:00 pm, all to be held at Bunker's University Chapel, 3529 E. University Drive, Mesa, Az. Paul was killed in action on September 26, 2005 in Baghdad, Iraq while serving his country with the U.S. Army, 860th Military Police Co., out of Phx, Az. He is survived by his wife, Patience (Married, November 2004), son Devlin, stepchildren: Caitlyn and Edwin Stevens, Father and Step-mother: Herb and Irene Allen, sister: Diane (Dale) Alsobrook, Stepbrothers: Robert, Brian, and Steven Cross, one niece, two nephews and friend Robert Stevens. He is predeceased by his mother, Barbara Allen. Arrangements handled by Bunker's University Chapel. 480-830-4105.
Published in The Arizona Republic on Oct. 4, 2005