He was born November 17, 1927 to Raymond and Emily Allen of Valleyford, WA.
He graduated from Lindberg High School and then entered the Army in which he was a Veteran of the Korean War.
Gene married the love of his life, Sadie K. Allen, on February 14, 1954.
He continued to farm and raise his three children, Sandy Giesa (Greg), Shirley Markmann (Gregg) and Steve Allen (Debbie) in Valleyford.
Gene is survived by three children, six grandchildren, six great-grandchildren and extended family.
Services will be held Saturday, February 15 at 10AM at the Valleyford Community Church, 13015 S. Madison Road, Valleyford, WA.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Valleyford Community Church.