|Charles Vernon Allen|
|Date Of Birth:||August 14, 1935|
|Date Of Death:||August 8, 2011|
|Service Date:||August 14, 2011|
Charles Vernon Allen, 75, of Bloomington, IN, passed away August
8, 2011 at the IU Health Hospital. He was born August 14,
1935 in Terre Haute, IN to George and Gladys (Jones) Allen.
Charles graduated from Indiana State University with a B.S. in
chemistry. He was a member of the Sherwood Oaks Christian
Church in Bloomington, IN and also Willow Creek Community Church in
South Barrington, IL. Charles worked as a chemist in chemical
Survivors include his sons, Chuck Allen and his wife Cherie of
Palatka, FL; Jack Allen and his wife Irene of Bartlett, IL, and
daughter, Rebecca Allen Bruder and her husband Michael of Bartlett,
IL; step-daughters Anne Whitley and her husband Richard of
Camberra, Australia, and Joellen Emmerick and her husband Eric of
Wheaton, IL.; sister, Sharon Koie. Charles is also survived
by seven grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents, first wife Bonnie Lou
and second wife Emma Sue.
Services will be at 3pm, Sunday August 14, 2011 at Willow Creek
Community Church, in the chapel, of South Barrington, IL.
In Lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to the
National Association of Mental Illness, (NAMI).
Allen Funeral Home is handling arrangements. Friends can
send condolences to www.allenfuneralhome.org