Milan W. Allen

Friday, April 20, 2012

Milan W. Allen, 65, of Burnsville, Minn., formerly of Gilliam, died Saturday, April 14, 2012, at the University of Minnesota-Fairview Hospital in Minneapolis, Minn.

Memorial graveside services will be held at noon Wednesday, April 25, 2012, at Mount Moriah Cemetery in Slater with Rev. Lawrence Butler officiating. Weiker Funeral Home in Slater is in charge of the arrangments.

Born Jan. 21, 1947, in Gilliam, he was the son of the late Wyatt and Mary Allen. He was a retired hydrologist and had lived in Minnesota since 1988, moving from Missouri.

He is survivied by his wife, Eloise Allen of the home; two daughters, Leslie Brown and Aesha Briggs; a brother, Ezra Allen of Kansas City; and three sisters, LaVonnie Hutson of League City, Texas, Mildred Collier and Wilma Williams, both of Minneapolis.

He was preceded in death by four brothers and three sisters.