ALLEN CAITLIN S.
Age 39, of Starks, passed away unexpectedly, Friday, March 15, 2013 at her home in Starks, Maine. She was born May 25, 1973 in Pittsburgh, PA, the daughter of Michael D. Allen, Sr. and Karol A. (Bruneck) Allen. Caitlin graduated from Plum High School in Pittsburgh, PA, in the class of 1991; she then attended Bowling Green State University in Ohio and the University of Southern Maine. She was an artist, carpenter, a natural Farrier and a landscaper. Caitlin volunteered at the Franklin Memorial Hospital in Farmington. She loved animals, art, music, living and being in the state of Maine, and she especially loved her nieces and nephews. She is survived by her father, Michael D. Allen, Sr.; and her stepmother, Donna of Bellevue, Ohio; her brother, M. David Allen, Jr. and his wife, Susan of Columbus, Ohio; her sister, Kristen Trosky and her husband, David of Pittsburgh, PA; her stepbrother, Matthew W. Allen of Bellevue, Ohio; her stepsister, Sandra L. Allen of Pittsburgh, PA; her two nieces, Ariel and Mackenzie; and her nephew, Michael. She was predeceased by her mother; and her maternal grandmother, Betty Bruneck. Arrangements are under the care and direction of SMART & EDWARDS FUNERAL HOME, 183 Madison Ave., Skowhegan, Maine. Donations may be made in Caitlin's memory to the Somerset Humane Society, PO Box 453, Skowhegan, Maine 04976.
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