Ruth H. Allen, 83, of Flat Rock passed away Thursday September 2, 2010.
She was born in Caldwell, NJ and had lived in various locations in Latin America before moving to Birmingham, MI for twenty years, and then retired to Flat Rock in 1988. She was a devoted and loving wife, mother and friend who loved to travel and play bridge.
She is survived by her loving husband of 58 years, Richard M. Allen; a son, Bradford M. Allen and his wife Betsy of Peoria, AZ; a daughter, Andrea Immelt and her husband Jeff of New Canaan, CT; a brother, Frederick Hoffman and his wife Miriam of Sun City Center, FL; two grandchildren, Sarah Immelt and Jessica Allen.
A funeral will be at 2:00 pm Sunday in the chapel at Forest Lawn Mortuary. Burial will be private.
Memorials may be sent to Four Seasons Compassion for Life 571 South Allen Rd. Flat Rock, NC 28731.