Paul Allen, the son of Janice M. (Noller) and Donald W. Allen, was born June 14, 1957 at Smith Center, Kansas. He departed this life on Friday, June 12, 2020 at the Smith County Memorial Hospital in Smith Center, Kansas at the age of 62 years, 11 months and 28 days.
Paul received his formal education attending the Lebanon schools and graduated with the class of 1975. He was employed for a period of time as a mechanic and later moved to Denver, Colorado where he worked as a refrigeration engineer with City Ice Plant. In 1996, he returned to make his home in the Lebanon community.
In his leisure time Paul enjoyed the company of his dogs, riding horses, raising hogs and hunting.
Preceding Paul in death were his parents; nephews Charles S. Allen and Robert W. Allen; niece Jessye'lizabeth Allen and great niece Faith E. Allen.
Surviving are Kenneth W. Allen (Tanya) of Centennial, Colorado; Edward L. Allen (Patricia) Tipton, Kansas; Mary A. Allen (charles) of Burnsville, Minnesota and William E. Allen of Esbon, Kansas; nephews, Tyler M. Allen (Stacey) of Tipton, Kansas, Ryan G. Allen (Melody) of Smith Center, Kansas and Andrew E. Allen (Josie) of Concordia, Kansas; niece Tammy L. McNeil (Troy) of Hastings, Nebraska; great nephews Ashton Allen, Jaden McNeil and Ryder Allen; great nieces Alexandria York (Adam), Jacque Davis (Eric), Brynna Allen, Shaylee McNeil, Sadie Allen and Grace Allen; great-grand niece Emma York; as well as a host of uncles, aunts, cousins and many friends.
Graveside services were Saturday, 11:00 am, June 20, 2020 at the Price Cemetery in Lebanon, Kansas with the Rev. Laura Fricker officiating.
Memorials are suggested to the Lebanon First Responders.
Williams Funeral Home
241 West 4th Avenue
Red Cloud, Nebraska 68970
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