Allen W. Ridgway, 55, of Michigan City, passed away on Friday, May 24, 2013, at home.
He was born on Aug. 23, 1957, in Bluffton, Ind., to Vaughn Emery and Lettie Marie (Miller) Ridgway. Allen is survived by his children, Heather (Michael) Wilson and Eric (Monaka) Ridgway, both of St. Marys; seven grandchildren; his sister, Mary Howard of LaPorte and his brother, Keith Ridgway of Batesville, Ark.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
Allen was a truck driver for Bowling Transportation, was formerly employed at the Westville Correctional Center, and was a U.S. Air Force veteran.
Funeral services will be held at 4 p.m. Thursday at the Williamson and Spencer Funeral Home, 208 N. Commerce Street, Portland, Ind.
Visitation will be from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions in memory of Allen can be made to the family.
The Newhard Funeral Home in Westville, Ind., is in charge of arrangements.
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