Gary W. Allen, 62, of Connersville, passed away on Saturday, September 23, 2017 in Indianapolis. He was born on November 13, 1954 in Louisville, KY to the late William Allen and Louise (Lindsay) Miles. Gary was a 1972 graduate of Rushville Consolidated High School. Gary was a United States Army Veteran. He worked at Trane in Rushville as a sheet metal worker for over 44 years. Gary was part of the 145 Union.
Gary is survived by his loving daughter, Jennifer Clayton of Muncie, IN; sisters, Kay Jackson of Indianapolis, IN, Carolyn (Peter) Adams of Mesa, AZ, Karen (Ernie) Allen-Bardwell of Mesa, AZ, Ella Young of Danville, KY, Terrie Allen of Louisville, KY, and Venessa Allen of Louisville, KY. He is also survived by a host of nieces and nephews.
Gary is preceded in death by his son, William Howard Clayton; brothers, Walter Allen and Melvin Atkins; sister, Pat Atkins. He is also preceded in death by step brothers and step sisters.
Services will be held 1 p.m. on Saturday, September 30, 2017 at Moster Mortuary in Rushville, with Rev. Steven Bundrant presiding. Friends are welcome at the mortuary on Saturday from 11 AM until the time of service. Burial will be in Rushville East Hill Cemetery. The Rush County Veteran's Honor Guard will provide military honors.
Memorial Contributions may be made to Aseracare Foundation: 8910 Purdue Road, Suite 690, Indianapolis, IN, 46268.
Published on September 25, 2017