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Burket-Truby Funeral Home of Oakmont

Allen, Don A.




DON A. ALLEN beloved husband, father, uncle, and grandfather, passed away peacefully on May 17, 2022. Don was born on January 11, 1931, preceded in death by parents William and Edna Allen, and brothers William, Kaye, and Lee; Don is survived by his beloved wife Lois A. Allen (Fisher), father of Susan Singer (Carl), Dean Allen (Ann), Kristin Adams (Mark); and Grandchildren Morgan Shahan (Andrew), Mitchell Allen, and Evan Singer. Don is a proud Korean War Combat Veteran 1950 to 1953; 45th Infantry Division, “L” Company, 180th Infantry Regiment at Sandbag Castle, Christmas Hill, with his dog “Chop-Chop”. Don worked for the Pennsylvania Railroad prior to 30 years as a Reptile Keeper at the Pittsburgh Zoo. Friends and relatives will be received on Friday, May 20, 2022 from 3-8 p.m. at the BURKET-TRUBY FUNERAL HOME CREMATION & ALTERNATIVE SERVICES INC. 421 Allegheny Ave. Oakmont. Funeral Service Saturday, 10:30 a.m. in the funeral home.