ALLEN, William R. "Luke," 62, of Steubenville, OH, died Monday, December 23, 2013, at Trinity West ER.
He was born October 27, 1951 in Steubenville, OH.
Luke was a graduate of Wintersville High School, class of 1970. He worked in the tin mill at Weirton Steel and was a member of the Weirton Steel 25-Year Club. Luke was an artist and liked to paint. He was also an antique car enthusiast and owned a 1931 Model A Ford two- door sedan.
He was preceded in death by his father, Wallace R. Allen; mother, Alyce Striner Allen; and cousin, Roger Sagrilla.
Surviving are his wife, Susan J. Boyd Allen, whom he married on August 24, 1974; son William "Boyd" Allen of Wintersville, OH; aunt Virginia (Anthony) Sagrilla of Wintersville, OH; two cousins, Bob Sagrilla of Irondale, OH, and Buster Sagrilla of Williamsburg, VA; sister-in-law, Debbie (Ernie) Eremita of Huntington Beach, CA; two nieces, Monica and Ashley Eremita of Huntington Beach, CA; and nephew Dustin Eremita of Huntington Beach, CA.
Friends may call at Dunlope-Shorac Funeral Home, 215 Fernwood Road, Wintersville, OH, on Friday 1-3 and 6-8 p.m., where a service will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday with Pastor Jay Loucks officiating. Entombment at Fort Steuben.
Memorial donations may be directed to MS Society, 733 Third Ave., 3rd Floor, New York, NY 10017.
Offer condolences at www.shorac.com.