|2/16/2013 12:03:00 AM|
Charles Kenneth Allen, 92, of Princeton passed away Feb 15, 2013, in Perry Memorial Hospital, Princeton.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday in Norberg Memorial Home, Princeton, with the Rev. Jon Olinger will officiate. Burial will follow at Forest Hill Cemetery, Wyanet. Military rites will be performed by Wyanet VFW.
Visitation will be 1-2 p.m. Tuesday in the funeral home.
Mr. Allen was born Aug 11, 1920, in Buffalo, Ky., to Marvin and Cazzie (Warren) Allen. Charles married, Gracie Myrtle Sprowles on February 6, 1946.
He attended school at Mount Tabor. He was a well-known carpenter in Bureau and surrounding counties. Charles also was a World War II Army veteran. He was a member of Wyanet VFW, Princeton Elks Lodge and was formerly on Wyanet Village Board.
He is survived by two grandsons, Keith (Darlene) Profita of Monument, Colo., and Kent Profita of Port St. Lucie, Fla.; four great-grandchildren: Kyle, Taylor, Jake and Spencer; one son-in-law, Charles Profita of Fort Pierce, Fla.; several nieces and nephews, especially his niece Mona (the late Jerry) Cruse of Princeton and their children David and Christina; and one sister-in-law, Lillian Allen of Hodgenville, Ky.
He was preceded n death by his wife, on Dec. 26, 2004; one daughter, Karen Profita; and siblings Pearl Cruse, Harvey Allen, Ruel Allen, Thelma Peters, Leaman Allen and Haynes Allen.
Memorials may be directed to Wyanet VFW.
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