In Memory

George Allen (Chip Systems Utility) - Class of 2010

George Allen (Chip Systems Utility)

George ‘Animal’ Allen


MISSOULA – George David Allen, 58, of Missoula, his first sunrise June 22, 1954, and his last sunset Friday, February 8, 2013, passed away at his home, surrounded by family and friends.

George was born in Missoula to George Jacob and Donna Lou Allen.  He lived in Missoula until he joined the Marine Corps in 1972 and served until 1974.  He returned to Montana shortly after discharge.

George loved to fish, camp, hunt and spend lots of time with family and friends.  He loved crossword puzzles, reading and giving people #%&! He also enjoyed flying kites.  One of his MOST favorite things was a cold Budweiser.

He married Janna Barrett in November 1977.  Out of that came three children, Joshua, Patrick and Gillian.  He worked for Smurfit-Stone Container for 30 years; he made lifelong friends.

He was preceded in death by his father, George Allen; mother, Donna Brewer; sister, Crystal Peters; father-in-law, Jim Barrett; mother-in-law, Dorothy Barrett; brother-in-law, Tim Barrett; and his dear friend, Mickey Kearney

He is survived by his wife, Janna Allen; his kids, Joshua, Patrick and Gillian; grandchildren, Niya, PJ, Quintin, Shaina and Jackson; brothers, Danny Allen, Michael Allen, Jeffrey (Deb) Prochet and Michael Peters; sisters, Patty (Vic) Cottril, Michele (Shane) Prochet, Maggie (Steve) Dratz, Jay and Jamie Williams and family, Becky Stensrud and family; two very special friends, Ray Waldvogel and Mike Billedeaux; several nieces and nephews; and many, many friends.

A celebration of life and potluck was held at Stone Creek Lodge, Saturday, February 16, 2013.

Rest in Peace Dear Friend.

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02/11/13 08:07 PM #1    

Dana Cotnoir (2010)

R.I.P.    Georgie,  

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