Carin Allen

Allen, age 44, passed this life on October 10, 2014 due to a car accident near Sedalia, MO.
Carin was born March 31, 1970 in Rolla, MO, the daughter of Dan and Charlotte (Howard) Finch. Carin grew up in Rolla, graduating from Rolla High School. She graduated from University of Missouri Columbia with a Bachelor of Arts in Education. She later received her Master's degree. Carin was the Latin teacher at Rolla High School for the past 12 years. There she also oversaw the school's Latin Club and was the co-chair of the National Honor Society. Carin was also very active in the MOJCL, the Missouri Junior Classical League.
On July 30, 1994 in Rolla, MO, Carin wed Philip Allen. To this union were born a son, Patrick Philip Allen, and a daughter, Corinna Nicole Allen, who both survive.
Philip and Carin left this life together. In addition to their children, Carin is survived by her dad, Dan Finch and wife Reta, of Grove, OK, Aunt Liz Moellering and husband Tom of Carrollton, TX, Aunt Kathy Johnson of Lake Ozark, MO, cousins, and friends.
Her mother Charlotte Finch, her brother Danny Finch, and her grandparents James and Alice Howard preceded her in death.
Carin was a member of First Assembly of God in Rolla, where she served on the worship team and was very active in many of the church ministries.
A visitation for the family and many friends of Carin Allen will be held from 4-8 pm. Sunday, October 19, 2014 at the First Assembly of God in Rolla. A funeral service will be held at 2 pm. Monday, October 20th at First Assembly. Interment will follow in Ozark Hills Memorial Gardens Cemetery in Rolla.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions are suggested to the Brewer Science Memorial Scholarship Fund for the Allen children in care of Phelps County Bank in Rolla.
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All arrangements are under the direction of the Null & Son Funeral Home in Rolla.