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Minister

George Paul Allen, American Minister. Ordained to ministry United Church of Christ, 1954. Chairperson Bows Lake Retreat Center, Vanderbilt, Michigan, since 1986. Member Rotary (president Northampton, Pennsylvania chapter 1970-1971), Masons.

Background

Allen, George Paul was born on June 1, 1930 in Scranton, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of William Howard Allen and Martha (Waldmann) Last.

Education

Bachelor, Catawba College, 1951. Bachelor's Degree, Lancaster (Pennsylvania) Seminary, 1954.

Career

Pastor, Zoar Evangelical and Reformed Church, Buffalo, 1954-1957;associate pastor, Trinity United Church of Christ, Canton, Ohio., 1957-1959;pastor, Ringtown (Pennsylvania) Charge United Church of Christ, 1959-1962;pastor, St. Paul's United Church of Christ, Cherryville, Pennsylvania, 1962-1982;senior pastor, Peace United Church of Christ, Detroit, since 1982. Director Christian Communication Council, Detroit, since 1983. Moderator DetroitMet.

Association, United Church of Christ, 1989-1991, board directors, trustee, since 1983.

Achievements

  • Ordained to ministry United Church of Christ, 1954.

Membership

Chairperson Bows Lake Retreat Center, Vanderbilt, Michigan, since 1986. Member Rotary (president Northampton, Pennsylvania chapter 1970-1971), Masons.

Connections

Married Marguerite Lillian Malko, July 28, 1956. Children: James, Virginia Hopkins, Laurel Devino, Daniel, Georgia Wrinkle, Kristen.

father:
William Howard Allen Last

mother:
Martha (Waldmann) Last

spouse:
Marguerite Lillian Malko

child:
James Allen

child:
Virginia Hopkins Allen

child:
Laurel Devino Allen

child:
Daniel Allen

child:
Georgia Wrinkle Allen

child:
Kristen Allen