Harold Allen

ALLEN, HAROLD; age 87; of Rochester; died May 17, 2012. He was born August 17, 1924, on Ferndale Street in Rochester to the late Arthur and Mabel (Grabe) Allen. A resident of Rochester his entire life, he was an Army Veteran of World War II for which he received the Purple Heart for being wounded in action in Luxembourg on December 26, 1944. An auto mechanic by trade, he worked for Crissman Cadillac for many years and loved golfing and bowling. Beloved husband of Darlene Maass Allen since March 17, 1950; dear father of Kathleen (Dennis) Wegner, Connie Allen, and James (Janice) Allen; loving grandfather of Jennifer, Kari, Amanda, James, and Jason; great grandfather of Broc and Evan; brother of Geraldine Huff and Louise Campbell. Funeral Service 11 a.m. Monday at PIXLEY FUNERAL HOME, 322 W. University Drive in downtown Rochester followed by Interment in Mt. Avon Cemetery with full Military Honors. Friends may call 2 to 8 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home. Memorial contributions in Harold's name may be directed to the Disabled Veterans of America or Odyssey Hospice.

Funeral Home

Pixley Funeral Home
322 West University Drive Rochester, MI 48307
(248) 651-9641
Published in The Oakland Press on May 19, 2012