Carlene Ann Allen, age 75, a 24-year resident of the Bullhead City, Ariz./Laughlin, Nev. area, passed away Saturday, August 27, 2011, in Bullhead City, after a prolonged and courageous battle with COPD and cancer.
She was born July 11, 1936, in San Francisco, Calif.
Carlene was a retired secretary and a Riverside Casino employee.
She is survived by her devoted husband of 49 years, Jerald, married after just a four-day engagement; their daughter, Camille AllenWeimer of Wis.; and grandchildren, Brian Allen and Brandi Bowden of Wis.
Those fortunate enough to know Carlene enjoyed the company of a gracious and charming lady. She will be missed by many.
No service is planned.
In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be made in Carlene's name to the COPD Foundation, PO Box 1251, Melville, NY 11747.