LeRoy T. Allen Sr. (1935 - 2018)

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    - Janice Reese
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    - Kathy Zaffke
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Allen Sr.
LeRoy T. Allen Sr.
July 25, 1935 - June, 3, 2018
LeRoy T. Allen Sr., passed away at his residence surrounded by his loving family on June, 3, 2018. LeRoy was born on July 25, 1935 in Arkansas, to the union of John Allen Jr. and Queenie Esther Ashley.
He was preceded in death by his parents, and his son, Anwar Abdul-Rahim.
LeRoy was a multiyear Golden Glove winner in the State of Wisconsin, was a history buff, a strong supporter of the Urban League, was an author, enjoyed golfing; but his true passion was spending time with his family and friends.
LeRoy is survived by his wife, Shirley Westbrooks-Allen; his children, Michael Newsome (Stephanie), Saafir Abdul-Rahim (Mary), Kathy Bonds (Michael), Monique Madison (Arnold), Suzette Chambliss (Dennis), Desiree Blomberg (Bjorn); his previous wife, Iola Franklin, 19 grandchildren, 35 great-grandchildren and a great-great-grandchild; his siblings, Brenda Watson (John), Glenda Jones (Willie), Barbara Watson (Eddie), Calvin Allen (Jeanette), John Allen III (Jackie), Donell Allen (Phyllis), Jacquelia Fowler, Jeanette Davis (Edmond), Stephen Allen (Valerie), Stephanie Jones (Keir) and many loving friends.
A Memorial Service will be held on Saturday June 9, 2018 at 11:00a.m. at Fresh Start Baptist Church, 3231 Chelton Circle, 80909.
Memories and condolences can be shared with the family by visiting www.angelusfuneraldirectors.com



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Published in The Gazette from June 6 to June 8, 2018