ALLEN, Russell David
Long-time resident of Slave Lake passed away on February 8, 2013 in Slave Lake at the age of 73.
Russell David Allen was born on April 2, 1939 at Union Corner, Prince Edward Island. Russell is survived by wife Anne of 51 years; daughters, Brenda (David) Slave Lake, Carolyn (Joe) Slave Lake, and Cheryl of Chestermere; grandchildren, Cory and Carlee Derkoch, Brett Sloat, and Dawson and Rylan Dashkewytch; brothers, Everett, Stuart (Georgina) and Claude (Bettyjean) all of PEI and numerous nieces and nephews. Russell was predeceased by his parents Ernest and Grace Allen.
Russell's funeral was held on February 13, 2013 and he was laid to rest at the Slave Lake cemetery.
Donations in his memory can be made to Alberta Diabetes Association if one wishes.
The Family would like to thank Dr. J. Keaveny, Dr. N. Hirawan and nursing staff of the Slave Lake Hospital for their kindness, care and compassion.
Published in The Edmonton Journal on Feb. 23, 2013