Sunday, August 25, 2013

Obituary for parishioner, Charles Arvin Allen

CHARLES ARVIN ALLEN, 91, of Mt. Washington, KY, passed away August 23, 2013. 

He was a retired employee with Naval Ordnance and a Navy veteran of World War II. He was a member of St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church and a 4th degree with the Knights of Columbus. 

He was preceded in death by his loving wife of 62 years, Marcella Allen; and son, Chester Arvin Allen. 

He is survived by his son, Thomas Allen; daughter, Diana Lynn Poole (Doug); brother, John Allen; sister, Nora Booth; four grandchildren; three great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren. 

His funeral Mass will be Tuesday at 10 a.m. at St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church in Mt. Washington with entombment in Highland Memory Gardens. Visitation will be 2-8 p.m. Monday at Schmid Funeral Home in Mt. Washington. A Rosary will be prayed at 6 p.m.
Monday evening at the funeral home  

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