Richard L. Allen Sr.

Allen Richard "Dick" L. Allen, Sr., 77, went to be with his Savior Jesus on Sunday, June 30, 2013. He was a retired Science teacher and minister. Dick is survived by his loving wife of 57 years, Janet Hope (Kingsbury) Allen; children, Julienne Allen (Conrad Myers), Kristin (Richard) Martino, Lisa Allen, and Richard L. Allen, Jr.; grandchildren, Justin, Joshua, Amber, Michele, Kristina, Kelly, Michael, Blake, and Vinnie; great grandchildren, Bryna and Asher; brothers, Gary and Tom Allen; great aunt, Margie Edgar. A Celebration service of his life will be held at 3 p.m. Saturday July 6, 2013 at Redeemers on Courtright, 1850 Courtright Rd., Columbus, where family and friends will be received from 2 p.m. Reception following the service. Complete obituary and messages may be sent to his family at

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Published in The Columbus Dispatch on July 4, 2013