Ronald J. Allen

Friday, January 25, 2008

CAVE CITY, Ky. - Ronald J. Allen, 74, Cave City, passed away at 4:09 p.m. Thursday (Jan. 17, 2008).

He was a native of Galesburg, Ill., a member of Cave City Baptist Church and Bearwallow Masonic Lodge 231 in Cave City and a nine-year veteran of the Air Force.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Percy and Hazel McHaffey Allen, two brothers and two sisters.

Surviving are his wife, Sharon Middleton Allen of Cave City; his children, Joe Middleton and his wife Christa of Cave City, Yoland Allen Gilkenson of Campbellsville, Ronnadeane Allen Bertram of Horse Cave and Crystal Allen Self and her husband Eric of Park City; seven grandchildren, Whitney, Page, Macy, Matthew, Chancellor, Walsh and Kennedy; one brother, Robert (and Louise) Allen, Galesburg, Ill.; one sister, Leona (and Merle) Kluthe, Vandalia, Ill.; and several nieces and nephews.

Service was Jan. 20 in the Chapel of Winn Funeral Home. Burial was in Cave City Cemetery, with full military rites conducted by DAV Chapter 20 Glasgow.

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