Jack Allen January 2000 From the “Desert Sun”, Palm Springs CA
Jack Allen, 72, of Sky Valley died on Jan. 30, 2000, at Vencor Hospital in Ontario.
He was born on May 7, 1927, to James B. and Una Graves Allenin Locust Grove, Okla. He married Mary Lucille Lathrop Redmond on Feb. 2, 1952, in Yuma, Ariz.
Mr. Allen was a construction contractor who founded Allen Fence Construction Co. in 1967. He served in the U.S. Navy in 1945 and 1946. He was a member of the Yucca Valley Elks Lodge.
Mr. Allen is survived by his daughter, Pamela Berg of PalmSprings; his stepson, Gary Redmond of Tulsa, Okla.; twobrothers, John and Bill, both of Riverside; his sister, Betty Bantoof Balboa Island; four grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.He was preceded in death by his wife, Mary Lucille Allen in 1997.
A graveside service will be held at 2:30 p.m. today at DesertMemorial Park, 69-920 Ramon Road in Cathedral City. Wiefels and Son Funeral Directors are in charge ofarrangements.