June 04, 1934 ‒ February 20, 2015
Mount Vernon, Ohio
Charles Allen, age 80, of Old Mansfield Road, Mount Vernon, passed away on Friday, February 20, 2015 at Knox Community Hospital. He was born on June 4, 1934 in Brooklyn, New York, the son of Lincoln and Rachel (Shiel) Allen. Charles retired from 20 plus years of employment as a conductor with the New York City Subway. He was a member of the Grace Brethren Church in Mount Vernon and the Kokosing Valley Central Railroad Club.
He is survived by his two nieces, Jane (Craig) Ochiltree of Maryland and Laura (Raymond) Krisa of Florida.
He was preceded in death by his parents, a brother, Lincoln Allen and a sister, Inez Elizabeth Slessinger.
A Celebration of Life service will be held on Friday, July 17, 2015 at 2 p.m. at the Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home in Mount Vernon.
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The Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home of Mount Vernon is honored to serve the family of Charles Allen.