Tributes Online - Brian Allen

Brian Ronald Allen

24/09/1936 - 31/01/2024

ALLEN, Brian Ronald
On 31st January 2024 suddenly at his home in Carterton. Aged 87 years
Loving husband and best friend of the late Margaret. Loved father and father-in-law of Julie (deceased), Keith and Julie, Marie and Steve Svenson. Beloved ‘Da’ of Melanie, Lisa, Jake, Matt, Maddie, and Paige and to his great grandies Ruby, Briar, Vinnie and Casey.
Loved brother of Barry and loved brother-in-law of Christine and the late Lee Collett.
In lieu of flowers a donation to either the Life Flight Trust ( or the National Heart Foundation ( would be appreciated and may be left at the service. Brian's service will be livestreamed - click on blue box at top of page
A celebration of Brian’s life will be held in the Richmond Chapel, Richmond Road, Carterton on Wednesday 7th February 2024 at 10.30am followed by burial at the Clareville Lawn Cemetery.
Messages to the Allen family C/- PO Box 185 Carterton 5743 or may be left here on Brian’s tribute page

Brian’s family wish to express their heartfelt thanks to all who supported them in various ways during their recent sad loss.
We have appreciated the lovely cards, letters, flowers, food, phonecalls, tributes, visits and the presence of those at the service.
A special thanks to: the Emergency Service Personnel who attended Brian; Pam Bailey for her gentle guidance; NZMCA members for their fitting tribute and to those who gave donations in Brian’s memory.
A very special thanks to the Richmond Funeral Home and in particular Peter Giddens for his care with Dad and the way he personally dealt with us the family.
We are comforted in the knowledge that Brian has touched the lives of so many wonderful people. Thank you each and every one.



Service Information
Date: 7/02/2024 Time: 10:30 a.m.
Location: Richmond Chapel
Richmond Road