David Lee Allen, 49, of Hillsboro, passed away at 9:32 a.m., Tuesday, Aug. 23, 2016 peacefully, at St. Lukes Living Center, Marion.

David was born in Lawrence, on March 30, 1967, a son of Kathleen Ruth (Kirk) Allen and Larry Alvin Allen.

David attended Soderstrom Elementary School, Lindsborg, Park School, McPherson Junior High School, and graduated from McPherson High School, McPherson, in 1985. He then attended Bethany College, Lindsborg, Kansas and Hutchinson Junior College, Hutchinson.

He was a member of Harmony Christian Church McPherson.

David worked for Poncho's Mexican Restaurant as a manager, was a salesman and delivered for Troyer's Bakery in Galva, owner and operator of Sound Investment Inc. and was a Mobile Disc Jockey and Limousine Driver.

David enjoyed singing with his family, Bethany Football games, and his daughter Grace.

David was united in marriage to Tammie D. Stone on July 9, 1994 at the First United Methodist Church, McPherson.

He is survived by the apple of his eye, his daughter, Grace K. Allen, of Abilene; his brother, James Allen, of New York, New York; a niece, Arianna Allen, of Bentonville, Arkansas; a very special caregiver, Peggi Wilson and her husband Jim, of Marion; other relatives and a host of friends.

David was preceded in death by his parents, Larry A. Allen and Kathleen Allen Mueller and a brother Steven Allen.

Friends are invited to call on Monday, Aug. 29, 2016 from 4 to 7 p.m. with the family present from 5 to 7 p.m. at Glidden - Ediger Funeral Home, McPherson.

Graveside services will be held at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 30, 2016 at the McPherson Cemetery, McPherson.

Memorial service will be held at Harmony Christian Church, McPherson, at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 30, 2016 with Pastor Bob Park officiating.

Family request donations to Grace Allen Education Fund and they can be sent in care of the Glidden - Ediger Funeral Home; 222 West Euclid Street; McPherson, Kansas.