Walter Harvey Allen II

Walter Harvey Allen II

Walter Harvey Allen II, 78, of Vienna, passed away Friday, September 22, at Marietta Memorial Hospital, Marietta, Ohio.

He was born in Carmi, Illinois, the son of Walter H. and Viola Ridens Allen.

Walter was the owner of ABCO Oil & Gas, an airplane and helicopter pilot, and loved to play pool.

He is survived by two daughters, Mary Lee White of Belpre, Ohio, and Cherie Hyde (Dale); one son, Walter H. Allen III of Vincent, Ohio; one sister, Bonnie Smith of Carmi, Illinois; three grandchildren, Justin Allen, Drake Hyde, and Lelah Allen; and one great-grandchild, Piper Marie Allen.

In addition to his parents, Walter was preceded in death by his wife, Mary Parker Allen in 1995; and an uncle, Charlie Ridens.

At his request there will be no visitation or service. Lambert-Tatman Funeral Home & Crematory, 2333 Pike Street, is assisting the family with arrangements. A guestbook for sharing online condolences is available at

For the only reason dad aspires

To fortune and success

Is to make the family proud of him

And to bring them happiness