RAYMOND ALLEN

Raymond Allen, of Mora, MN, died on Wednesday, April 30 at Golden Living Center in Rush City. He was 70 years old.

FUNERAL SERVICES will be held at 11:00 AM on Monday, May 5th at Akkerman-Ingebrand Funeral Home in Mora. VISITATION will be 1 hour prior to the service. INTERMENT will be at Oakwood Cemetery.

Walter Raymond Allen, of Mora, Minnesota, died on Wednesday, April 30, 2008 at Golden living Health Care in Rush City, Minnesota. He was 70 years old.

Raymond was born on April 7, 1938 in El Reno, Oklahoma to Lige and Nellie (Comstock) Allen. He served in the U. S. Army from 1960-65 during the Vietnam War. He worked as a custodian at the Air Force Base in Minneapolis, Minnesota for fifteen years. On July 23, 2003 he married Helen M. Olsen in Minneapolis. They moved to Mora on September 15, 2003.

Raymond loved to dance, go to the casino, and kid people about wrestling bears. He was a good and caring husband and father, and he loved his pets.

He was preceded in death by his mother and father.

He is survived by his wife Helen Allen of Mora; step-daughter Cynthia Geng (fianc Timothy Cooper) of Mora; son Raymond Jr.; brother Eli; sister Flora Mae; brother-in-law George; nieces, nephews, and his two kitties Callie and Casper.

Funeral services were held on Monday, May 5th at Akkerman-Ingebrand in Mora. Rev. Matthew Koscielski officiated. Pallbearers were Tim Cooper and Chuck Brantman. Interment was at Oakwood Cemetery in Mora.

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