January 7, 2013 COL. JOHN H. ALLEN JR. 95 an officer and a gentleman died at home. He was a Kaimuki boy, class of 38 Kamehameha school graduate who got to touch the Kitty Hawk and meet Babe Ruth. 25 years as an Air Force pilot from December 7, 1941 thru 1965 in WWII and Korean War who retired as a Strategic Air Commander, and then came home to Hawaii to build custom homes. He was an avid golfer who had 3 hole in ones’ and played till he was 93. He was a Big Brother and a volunteer at the Palace. A loving husband, father and grandparent who is survived by wife Mary A. of 67 yrs., daughter Paula, brother Charles Kini, and grandson Sean Fenn. He is loved and missed by his family and friends and there will be a Celebration of life in April. A Hui Hou.