FLAT ROCK-David Holmes Allen, 65, of Flat Rock, NC passed away April 23, 2014 while vacationing in the Galapagos Islands, Ecuador. He was born April 10, 1949 in Fresno, CA.
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He was a graduate of UC Berkeley where he received his degree in Marine Biology. He served his country in the U.S. Marine Corps and was a Vietnam veteran. David worked for California Department of Fish and Wildlife and also served in various law enforcement positions for 28 years in Stockton, CA prior to his retirement in 2002.
David is survived by his wife Susan, his son James, stepfather Carlos of Reedley, CA; he is also survived by his sister DeDe Case of Madera, CA, Brother Chris and sister-in-law Melanie of Reedley, CA and brother and sister-in-law Michael and Linda Vidmar of Sunset, SC.
A memorial service will be held Friday, May 23rd at 1:00pm at St. John in the Wilderness Episcopal Church in Flat Rock, NC.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Blue Ridge Humane Society, 88 Centipede Lane, Hendersonville, NC 28792.
Published in The Times-News on May 11, 2014