Send a link to a friend
Russell Allen, 85, of Lincoln died
Sunday, May 20, 2007, at 6:45 p.m. at the Christian Village.
A graveside service will be on Wednesday in Old
There is no visitation.
Holland Barry and Bennett Funeral Home in Lincoln
is handling arrangements.
Mr. Allen was a microbiologist. He retired from
Lincoln Developmental Center in December of 1991.
He was born May 19, 1922, in Charlottesville, Va.
He married Helen Roberts on Dec. 26, 1953, in
He is survived by his wife, of Lincoln.
He was of the Christian faith.
He was a member of the Toastmaster's Club of
Lincoln, Illinois lab societies and a local computer
In his early life, he was educated in Myersdale,
Pa. He attended West Virginia State University and
also received two years of education at the Chicago
School of Lab Technique.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made
to West Virginia State University at Institute,
Click here to send a note of condolence on the death
of Russell Allen.