Kenneth Allen

Kenneth Edward Allen Sr., 66, of Leavenworth, died, Tuesday, March 25, 2014. He was born on Oct. 7, 1947, in Leavenworth Kan., the son of Walter E. and Beatrice L. (McCaully) Allen.

Kenneth Allen

On Oct. 5, 1994, Kenneth married LeeAnn Harris in Leavenworth, Kan. She survives at the home. He is also survived by a son, Kenneth Allen Jr.; a daughter, Lesley Allen and significant other, Stefanie Burton; a step-daughter, Erica Buchanan; a step-son, David Partridge; four brothers, Charlie (JerryAnn) Allen, Tom (Lisa) Allen, Jim Allen and Rick (Ruth Ann) Allen; three sisters, Bea Harold, Patricia (Jim) Rye and Mary (Homer) Jobes; eight grandchildren including four he helped raise, Kena Ellington, Kristopher Danner, Kassie Barber and Tiffany Allen; 13 great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

Kenneth was preceded in death by his parents; his first wife, Carolyn Moore; a daughter, Kimberly Allen; seven brothers, Walt Allen, Jerry Allen, Bill Allen, Bob Allen, Jack Allen, Terry Allen and Dave Allen; and a sister, Mary Catherine Allen.

He was an avid hunter and fishermen. He loved spending time with his family and working on lawn mowers.

Kenneth worked at Kramers and the City of Leavenworth. He retired from the City of Leavenworth after 33 years.

Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, March 28, 2014, at the R.L. Leintz Funeral Home. A funeral service will begin at 10 a.m. Saturday at the funeral home. Burial will follow at Mount Muncie Cemetery.