John Allen

ALLEN, John G., 86, of Moundsville, WV, died Tuesday, February 4, 2014, in Ruby Memorial Hospital, Morgantown, WV.

He was born August 5, 1927, in Marshall County, WV, the son of the late John and Agnes Doty Allen.

He was retired from the former Triangle Conduit; and was a member of Moundsville Baptist Church.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Wanda Allen; two sisters, Donna Jean Allen, and Sue Minton; and a grandchild, Christopher Allen.

Survivors include four sons, Robert (Francie) Allen of Limestone, WV, Rick (Karen LeMasters) Allen from Moundsville, Ronald (Cathy) Allen from Limestone, and Paul (Madelyn) Allen from Proctor, WV; two brothers, Gary (Ester) Allen of Cameron, WV, and Luther (Karen) Allen of New Martinsville, WV; three sisters, Eileen Whitlatch, Beverly (Mickey) Poling, and Patricia Holmes, all of Moundsville; nine grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

Family will receive friends on Friday from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. at Grisell Funeral Home & Crematory, 400 Jefferson Ave., Moundsville where funeral services will be Saturday at 11 a.m. with Rev. J. Thomas Steele officiating.

Interment in Halcyon Hills Memorial Park, Sherrard.

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