Allen R. Harms


Allen R. Harms, 53, of Mount Carmel, Illinois passed away on Saturday, December 16, 2017 at Deaconess Hospital in Evansville, IN.  He was born on October 3, 1964 in Wabash County the son of Waldo “Pete” and Frances Earlene Harms.

Allen loved his children and grandchild.  Among Allen’s hobbies, he enjoyed to play guitar and ride his motorcycle.  He was a lifelong supporter of band Madman’s Diary.

Allen will be remembered by his father, Pete Harms; son, Randy Riggs of Kane, IL; two daughters, Erin (Roy) Adams and Samantha (Calum Rayborn) Harms both of Mount Carmel; one grandchild, Tobias Rayborn; brothers, Steve (Robin) Harms, Jimmie (Sherry) Dardeen, Jeff (Nikki) Dardeen and Lonnie Dardeen all  of Mount Carmel; sisters, Carlena (Dewayne) Brewer of Mount Carmel, Brenda (Don) Jones of Mount Carmel, Debbie (Tom) Griesemer of Plainfield, In, Jona (Tim) Clardy of Mount Carmel.  Allen will be missed by his family and all who knew him.

Allen was preceded in death by his mother, Earlene Harms; brother, Keith Harms and sister, Sandra Dooley.

A Memorial Visitation will be held from 12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m., Friday, December 22, 2017 at the Pentecostal Faith Assembly in Friendsville, IL.  A Memorial Service will begin at 2:00 p.m., Friday, December 22, 2017 at the Church.

Keepes Funeral Home is serving the family with the arrangements.  To view Allen’s tribute wall, leave condolences and purchase flowers for the Harms family, please visit

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