Charles E. Allen

October 24, 1958 ‒ April 22, 2001

Centerburg, Ohio

Charles E. “Chuck” Allen, age 42 of Centerburg, died Sunday evening, April 22, 2001 at OSU Medical Center.

He was born in Columbus on Oct. 24, 1958 to Austin and Shirley (Robinson) Allen of Centerburg. Graduate of Centerburg High School Class of 1977. Owned and operated Allen Brothers Painting and had formerly operated the Mt. Vernon Dairy Queen, Allen’s Pizza in Centerburg, and A & B Pizza of Mt. Vernon. His family are members of Centerburg Church of Christ. He loved his family and vacations to Florida.

In addition to his parents, he is also survived by his loving wife of 23 years: Celia “CeAnn” Olmsted Allen, Son: Austin C. Allen, Daughter: Aubrie A. Allen, Sisters: Jeri (Donald) Hall of Johnstown, Shawna Young of Centerburg, Mother-in-law: Roberta Olmsted of Mt. Vernon, Sister-in-law: Linda (David) Chenault of Grove City, Brothers-in-law: Randy (Dianna) Olmsted of Fredericktown, Mitch (Roberta) Olmsted of Dayton, many nieces, nephews, cousins, family and friends.

Preceded in death by Father-in-law: Charles “Red” Olmsted Jr.

Friends may call Wednesday 2-4 & 7-9 p.m. at DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home, SR’s 3 at 61, Sunbury. Funeral services will be held Thursday 11:00 a.m. at Centerburg Church of Christ, Evangelist Fred Albrecht and Pastor Roger Crego officiating. Interment Eastview Cemetery, Centerburg.

The family would like to thank the OSU Medical Staff for their care and concern.

Memorial contributions may be made to OSU Medical Center Development, Pulmonary Research Fund, 1375 Perry St., 5th Floor, Columbus, OH 43201.

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