Vigen Memorial Home obituary – Allen D. Harrison, 64, Keokuk

Allen Dale Harrison, 64, of Keokuk, died Sunday, December 13, 2020.

Allen Dale Harrison, 64 of Keokuk, IA died Sunday, December 13, 2020 at Blessing Hospital in Quincy, IL. 

     He was born November 21, 1956 in Keokuk, IA the son of James and Doris Wilson Harrison.  

     Allen had been employed at Siemens in Ft. Madison, IA.

     He was a jack of all trade and could fix anything.  Allen was known to his family as the best cook east of the Mississippi and made delicious enchiladas for them to enjoy.  Allen loved music and listening to Pink Floyd.  His favorite song was “Somewhere Over the Rainbow” by Israel “IZ”.  Allen adored his grandchildren and loved spending time with them.

     He is survived by two daughters, Tia Christy and Taylor Harrison both of Keokuk, five grandchildren, Kirstianna Selvog, Janessa, Lane and Corbin Christy and Faythe Harrison all of Keokuk, two step-daughters, Ashley Campbell-Howell of Ft. Madison, IA and Alexis Pullins of Illinois, one brother, Gary Harrison of Missouri, one niece, Samantha Glasscock of Keokuk, two nephews, Kenneth Bergheger of Hahnville, LA and Stacey Harrison of Waukesha, WI and former partner, Sheila Campbell of Keokuk.

     He was preceded in death by his mother and one sister, Barb Bergheger.

     A Celebration of Life will be held at a later date.  

     The Vigen Memorial Home in Keokuk, IA is assisting the family with arrangements. 

     Online condolences may be sent to the family at

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