Mr. Allen, 82, late of Orland Park, IL and Shohola, PA died January 20, 2011 following a brief illness. He was 82.
He shared 39 years of marriage with Karen J. Layland.
He served as a veteran of the Korean Conflict and professionally was a TV and radio broadcaster, international broadcast consultant and an accomplished freelance writer.
Other surviving family members include sister Nancy Jean Rupke and husband John of Wisconsin, sister-in-law Nancy Allen of Maine and many loving nieces and nephews.
Mr. Allen is predeceased by his parents, Reverend Frederick Hadley Jr. and Jean Malven Allen; and brother Dr. Donald E. Allen.
A memorial service was held at the First Presbyterian Church, Port Jervis, NY on Saturday, July 2.
Memorials may be sent to First Presbyterian Church, 60 Sussex Street, Port Jervis, NY 12771.