Aug. 25, 1921 - Dec. 13, 2011
Allen is survived by his wife, Dorothy Hoffman, at home; two sons and daughters-in-law, Philip L. and Dale Hoffman, and Greg and Linda Hoffman; four grandchildren, Wendy Hoffman, Scott Hoffman and wife Mary, Brittany Hoffman, Preston Hoffman and wife Rebecca; one great-grandchild, Davin Smith; one niece, Sally Margaret Mann; five nephews, Steven C. Hoffmann, John K. Hoffmann, Randy Hoffmann and Brian Hoffmann; a sister, Phyllis Hoffmann Mann; a brother and sister-in-law, John H. and Sharon Hoffmann; a sister-in-law, Carol Hoffmann. He is also survived by two step-grandchildren. Allen was preceded in death by his parents, Phillip Hoffmann (1991) and Evelyn Hoffmann (1965); his older brother, Curtis Hoffmann (2010); and a brother-in-law, Wallace R. Mann (1999).
Viewing and visitation will be held on Monday, Dec. 19, 2011, from 10 a.m. until 8 p.m. at the Herring Funeral Home, 315 W. Alder, Walla Walla. The funeral service will be held on Tuesday, Dec. 20, at 11 a.m. also at the funeral home with Pastor Tom Rush officiating. Memorial contributions may be made to Ft. Walla Walla Museum through the funeral home. Family and friends are invited to sign the online guestbook at www.herringgroseclose.com