John Edward Allen, 68, of Mansfield, Ohio, passed away at his home on Friday, June 26, 2020 after battling cancer for 18 months. He was born in Crestline, Ohio on March 2, 1952, to the late Ray and Dorothy (Ricker) Allen.
John was the owner of Allen's Mowing Service. He was an avid fan of the Ohio State Buckeyes and Cleveland Indians as well as a fan of the former basketball player, Larry Bird. He also enjoyed golfing.
He is survived by his wife of 41 years, Deborah; two siblings, Carol (Robert) Chapman of Mansfield and Russell (Marj) Allen of Attica, Ohio; numerous nieces and nephews; and three nieces and nephews very dear to him, Lori Allen, Kevin Allen and Ken Allen.
In addition to his parents, John is preceded in death by his sister, Mary Shaw and brother, David Allen.
There will be no services at this time. The Wappner Cremation Center is honored to have served the family.