Roland N. Allen

Roland N. Allen, 80, of Williamsport, died April 23, 2014, at the Williamsport Regional Medical Center.

Roland and his wife, the former Maxine Pepperman, would have celebrated 43 years of marriage on June 18.

Born March 21, 1934, in Berwick, he was the son of Oscar and Hattie (Sultz) Allen.

In addition to his wife, he is survived by sons, Roland L. Allen, of Williamsport, Douglas L. (Sara) Allen, of Casa Grande, Ariz., Michael J. (Nora) Hopple Sr., Douglas W. (Deb) Hopple Sr., David N. Allen, of Jersey Shore, Jeffery L. (Glenda) Hopple, of Port Trevorton; daughters, Barbara M. Allen, of Arizona, and Sandra J. (Mark) Dauberman, of Jersey Shore; 36 grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; brothers, Larue, Gene, and Elmer Allen; and a sister, Clarissa Ertel.

Roland was preceded in death by a brother, Robert Allen and a sister, Bea Confer.

A gathering of friends and family to celebrate Roland’s life will be held 1 p.m. Sunday, April 27, 2014, at the Woodward Township Fire Hall, Linden.

In lieu of flowers contributions can be made to the family to help with final expenses.

Arrangements entrusted to Knight-Confer Funeral Home.