Ruth Helen Allen (nee Scheets), of O’Fallon, MO, passed away Monday, October 2, 2023, at the age of 89. Beloved wife of the late Paul Kenneth Allen; cherished daughter of the late James Edgar and Delia Mae Scheets. Devoted mother of Ed Allen; loving grandmother of Sarah Looper, Kristy (Joe) Keck, and Dana Allen; treasured great-grandmother of Landon Wyatt Allen, Madison Looper, Kylie Keck, Jackson Looper, Kaden Keck, and Avery Harris.
Ruth was on the Missouri Board of Cosmetology during the 70's. She was super mom and grandma and took care of everyone. In her free time, Ruth enjoyed reading and studying her Bible. She also enjoyed the outdoors and liked to garden and feed her squirrels. Ruth was dearly loved and will be greatly missed by all who knew her.
Memorials may be made in Ruth's name to St. Jude's Children's Hospital.