1924 ~ 2004

Glen Joseph Allen, 80, of Manti, Utah passed from this earth Sept. 9, 2004 of heart failure in Nephi, Utah.

He was born June 4, 1924 in Ferron, Utah to Joseph Laramie and Elsie Emma Behling Allen.

While serving in World War II he married Juanita Allridge in Lubbock, Texas August 7, 1945. Their mar-riage was solemnized in the Manti Temple January 2, 1946.

He is survived by his wife, Juanita Allen, Manti; and all six of his children, Richard (Janette), Lehi, Tom Lee (Paula), Kaysville, Anita Geloff, Man-ti, David Allen, Boise, Idaho, Nadene (Bryce) Anderson, Idaho Falls, Idaho, James Allen, Manti; 23 grandchildren; and 22 great-grandchildren. He is also survived by his brother, Lewis Allen, Perris, California. He was pre-ceded in death by his parents; sister, Mary Allen Perkins; son-in-law, John Geloff; and great-granddaughter, Maggie Moysh.

Funeral services will be held at the Manti Tabernacle, 90 South Main in Manti, Utah Monday, Sept. 13, 2004 at 11 a.m. with a viewing beginning at 9:30 a.m. prior to services. A viewing will also be held Sunday, Sept. 12, from 6-8 p.m. at the tabernacle. Burial Manti City Cemetery with military honors. Funeral directors, Buchanan Mortuary.