ALLEN, Robert E. Bob passed away at the Douglas Memorial Hospital on December 8, 2019 at the age of 79. Loving husband to Cheryl ""nee Rutherford."" Predeceased by his son Jeff. Proud Papa of Darcy and Bryson and he will be sadly missed by his daughter-in-law Shari. He is survived by his siblings Margaret Mudge, Norman (Selina) Allen, Marvin Allen and Shirley Muir as well as his sister-in-law Erna Blasko and his many nieces and nephews including Laura, Allison, Bob, Susan and their families. Predeceased by his brothers Herbert and Donald. Bob served the Fort Erie area for many years as a Funeral Director and through his involvement with the Fort Erie Lions Club. He served as President and with Lions International was elected District Governor. A past Warden of St. Paul's Anglican Church he assisted many other local charitable organizations and boards. Benner Funeral Services , 1105 Benner Ave., Fort Erie entrusted with arrangements. The family will receive friends on Tuesday, December 10th from 5:00 - 8:00 p.m. The Lions will conduct a walk through at 630. Funeral Services will be held in the Chapel on Wednesday morning at 11 o'clock. Interment in Greenwood cemetery. If so desired, donations to the Jeff Allen Memorial Scholarship in care of the Greater Fort Erie Secondary School would be appreciated by the family.
Published in Niagara This Week from Dec. 8 to Dec. 15, 2019.