Arley George Allen, 74 year old resident of Little Falls died Saturday, February 23 at his home in Little Falls. A Celebration of Life will be held on Friday, March 1 at 11 AM at the Falls Bar in Little Falls.
Arley George Allen was born on April 30, 1944 in Little Falls to the late Calvin and Emma (Olsen) Allen. He attended elementary school in Little Falls until his family moved to the Twin Cities. Arley graduated from Hill Murray High School with the class of 1962. He attended and graduated from Dunwoody Institute in Minneapolis. Arley was united in marriage to Terry Mondloch on December 14, 1979 in Birmingham, Alabama. Arley was a professional truck driver for the following companies: Fingerhut, Overland, Centennial, Tri-City and Gene Doble. He enjoyed keeping office hours at the Falls Bar in Little Falls. Arley was a man of many ideas and always enjoyed a new adventure: jumping freight trains, parachuting, collecting scrap metal, welding or just being around family and friends.
Left to cherish his memory are his wife, Terry Allen of Little Falls; children, Kimberlee Whiting of Little Falls, Laura Lee (Dez) Pinkey of Temple, TX, Debra Lynn Tomagos of Walters, OK; Ryan Lee (Jenny) Allen of Little Falls, Travis Lee (Emilee) Allen of St. Michael; granddaughters, Jasper Deering, Kaili Tomagos, Brianna Tomagos, Leanne Udy, Roxi Allen, Emma Allen; great-granddaughter, Ariella Vargas and a sister, Karen Lawson of Red Wing.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Calvin and Emma Allen; son, Dean Lee Allen in 1983; brothers, Roger Allen and Larry Allen.
Honorary Casket Bearers: Jeremy Udy, Shawn McClure, Joe Stimack, Dave Balaski, John Allen, Wade Allen.