MSG Frank W. Allen, 88

HANNIBAL, NY – MSG Frank W. Allen, 88, of Hannibal, NY, passed away at home on Saturday, March 16, 2019, with his family by his side.

MSG Frank W. Allen
MSG Frank W. Allen

He was the son of Judd and Grace Allen, deceased.

He is survived by his wife, Elizabeth A. “Betsy” Allen; his sister, Doris Bush (Dale) of Mcgraw, NY; his children, Brenda Richards (Gary) of Dover, Del., Frank A. Allen (Judith) of Ira, NY, Bonnie Prime and Pamela Cantine of Fulton, NY; step-sons, James, Paul and Thomas Korthas; eight grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.

He was predeceased by his first wife, Julia Allen; and brothers, Judd, Charles, Myron and Worth Allen.

After serving 20 years in the military, Frank worked for various tire companies and started his own business, Allen’s Small Engine for 35 years.

He served on the Hannibal town planning board for a number of years.

He belonged to many Masonic organizations and served as master for seven years.

Calling hours will be 4 to 7 p.m. on Friday, March 22, at Foster Funeral Home, 837 Cayuga St., Hannibal.

Immediately following calling hours, there will be a Masonic and American Legion service at the funeral home.

Spring burial with military honors will be held at Hannibal Village Cemetery.

Foster Funeral Home