Charles F. Allen, age 84, of Park Ridge; beloved friend and companion of Barbara Wesson; loving husband of the late Shirley; father of Tom, Geraldine, Joseph, Michael, Charles, Jr. and Christopher. Visitation Friday, January 8, 11 a.m. until time of service, 1 p.m. at the Ryan-Parke Funeral Home
, 120 S. Northwest Hwy. (two blks. S. of Touhy), Park Ridge. Interment, Montrose Cemetery. 847-823-1171.