Jim Allen(1934 - 2013)

Jim S. Allen, 78, of Julesburg passed away Sunday, January 20, 2013 in Loveland. Private Family services were held.

Jim was born on January 31, 1934 in Elsie, Nebraska to Jack and Ruth (Catchpole) Allen. He graduated from Madrid High School in Madrid, NE in 1952. He worked as a Meat Cutter for Chappell Foods. He was married to Shirley M. Munson for 52 years. He was a member of the Sedgwick County Historical Society. He enjoyed biking, and Civil War history.

He is survived by his wife Shirley; daughter Patricia (Robert) Harman; sons Robert (Dee) Allen, Charles (Colleen) Allen, William (Melissa) Allen; 7 grandchildren; 3 great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents Jack and Ruth, and a brother Joe Allen.

Memorials may be made to the Jim Allen Memorial Fund to be used for the Julesburg Public Library c/o Shirley Allen, 519 W. 5th St., Julesburg, CO 80737.
Published in Julesburg Advocate on Jan. 31, 2013