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It is with great sorrow that the family of Lenny Allen announces his passing, after a brief and courageous battle with cancer, on Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2018 at La Verendrye General Hospital in Fort Frances, Ont.

Lenny was born on April 4, 1968 to Jim and Charon Allen in Fort Frances. He lived in Fort Frances most of life, working as a heavy equipment mechanic.

He raced stock cars as a young man and enjoyed sharing that experience with his sons. Becoming a father was one of his proudest moments; he loved his boys deeply, and loved attending their activities and spending time with them.

He leaves behind his sons, Dawson and Mason, and their mom, Donalda; parents, Jim and Charon; brothers, Ernie and David (Shelley); sister, Cheri Allen-Lambert (Cliff); nephew, Justin (Mel); niece, Miranda; uncles, Roy and Dennis (Marilou) Allen; aunt, Marg Boileau; as well as numerous cousins.

He was predeceased by his brother-in-law, Chuck Lambert; aunt, Linda Allen; uncle, Louis Boileau; in-laws, Eldon and Fern Thompson; and grandparents, Ross and Martha Allen and Ed and Sis Larocque.

Cremation has taken place and a private family service will be held.

If friends so desire, in memoriam donations may be made to establish a trust for Dawson and Mason c/o Cherie Allen-Lambert, RR#1, RMB 255-A, P9A 3M2 or e-mail

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