FLORIDA — David Mallory Allen was born on Nov. 4, 1931 in Iron Mountains. He passed away in July of 2014 in Florida.

His father, Delbert, and his mother Ione Allen, taught school in Reed City.

David graduated in 1949 from Reed City High School and went into the Air Force. He got out in 1953, married and fathered two children, Patricia Michelle Allen and Craig David Allen, of Barryton.

He moved to Long Island  in 1961, remarried and fathered two boys, Patrick Michael and Michael Patrick.

He is survived by a grandson, Craig II (Debbie); and three great-grand children, Craig III, Madelyn and Zoey, of Cadillac.

David had a very busy, productive life. May he rest in peace.