Allen Laverne Deline
South Branch, Michigan
November 3, 1932 - October 26, 2019
Visitation for Allen will take place 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Tuesday, October 29, 2019 at Buresh Funeral Home, 121 South Washington, Hale, Michigan 48739.
Buresh Funeral Home, 121 South Washington Street, Hale, Michigan 48739
Funeral service will be held at 1:00 p.m. Tuesday, October 29, 2019 at Buresh Funeral Home, 121 South Washington,Hale, Michigan 48739. Interment will follow in Oak Grove Cemetery in South Branch, Michigan with military honors. Online condolences may be offered at www.bureshfuneralhomes.com
Allen Laverne Deline, age 86, of South Branch, Michigan, formerly of Romulus, Michigan passed away Saturday, October 26, 2019 with family by his side at home.
Allen was born November 3, 1932 in Davison, Michigan to the late Claude and Estella (Randalle) Deline. He joined the United States ARMY after leaving high school serving from November 15, 1949 to October 7, 1953 during the Korean Conflict. Upon discharge he began his long time career with General Motors as an Inspector retiring in 1985. He then moved to the South Branch, Michigan area to enjoy retirement. Allen enjoyed spending time with his grandchildren, hunting, gardening, lawn mowing, wood splitting, building homes, and snow plowing.
Allen is survived by his children, Katherine (Scott) Maichele, Kurtis (Carol) Deline, Karen Boka, Kristine (John) DeTroyer, Kelly (John) Compton, and Karl Deline; grandchildren, Jill and Jayna, Ashley, Elizabeth, Dana, Natalie, Haley, and Garrison, Dawn and David, Jeremy and Brandon, and Andrea and Jimmy; great grandchildren, Britta, Emory, Malcolm and Penelope, Andrew, Anabela, and Anthony, Sebastian and Carter, and Madeline, Addison and Amelia; and long time companion, Beverly Kuschel. In addition to his parents, Allen was preceded in death by his sisters Reta, Edna, Gladys, Marie, Mae, Violet, Renis, Connie, and brother Marshall Claude (Bud) .
Visitation for Allen will take place 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Tuesday, October 29, 2019 at Buresh Funeral Home, 121 South Washington Street, Hale, Michigan. Funeral ceremony will take place at 1:00 p.m. at the funeral home. Interment with military honors will be held in Oak Grove Cemetery in South Branch, Michigan. Online condolences may be offered at www.bureshfuneralhomes.com
Oak Grove Cemetery, South Branch, Michigan