Malvern “Mook” Walter Allen

Malvern “Mook” Walter Allen

Malvern “Mook” Walter Allen, 93, of Bunker Hill died at his residence Friday, June 5, 2020. He was born April 7, 1927, in Wood River to Ernest L. Allen, Sr. and Ellen R. (Reed) Allen. He married Helen Marie (Burns) Allen Sept. 12, 1953 in Shipman. He was an environmental engineer for USDA. Malvern was a member of the American Legion of Bunker Hill.

He is survived by his spouse, Helen Marie Allen of Bunker Hill, IL, children, Michael (Joan) Allen, Kathleen (Mark) Knetzer, Theresa (David) Bryan, Denise (James) Davis, John (Bonnie) Allen, Joan (Jerry) Flarity and Richard (Leann) Allen, 17 grandchildren, numerous great-grandchildren, numerous great-great- grandchildren; siblings, Elizabeth Diel, Joyce Rakers, Ernest “Jack” Allen, Jr, Levida Hileman, Arthur “Ace” Allen and James Allen.  Malvern was preceded in death by his parents, siblings, William Allen, Robin Allen and Ernestine Baker.  Public services will be held at a later date.  Anyone wishing to send an online condolence may do so at www.kravanyafuneral.com.

Kravanya Funeral Home, Bunker Hill,   is in charge of the arrangements.