Charlie Allen, 73, of Wading River died March 20 at Stony Brook University Hospital.
The son of Sallie Lou Allen, he was born May 31, 1944, in Diffie, Ga.
Mr. Allen served in the U.S. Navy from 1965 to 1965. He was a retired foreman with the Riverhead Highway Department.
He is survived by his wife, Louise (née Jones); his sons, Johnnie and Michael Kimble; his daughter, Michelle Kimble; and eight grandchildren.
The family will receive visitors Thursday, March 29, from 7 to 9 p.m. at Tuthill-Mangano Funeral Home in Riverhead. Prayers will be said at 11 a.m. Friday, March 30, at the funeral home. Interment with military honors will follow at Calverton National Cemetery.