Jack L Allman 88, of Churubusco, went home to heaven on July 2, 2018.\nHe was born November 7, 1930, in Churubusco, to the late, Marshall E. and Anna I. (Sheets) Allman.\nHe enlisted in the Indiana National Guard in 1948. He served in the 1st Battalion 293rd Infantry, retiring in 1988 as Chief Warrant Officer, Maintenance Officer of OMS 10, Fort Wayne, IN.\nIn 1950, Jack married Joan M. Hemmelgarn and made their home in the Churubusco community. Upon retirement, they moved to Florida to enjoy the warmth and sunshine. There he built custom cars, furniture, and jewelry. In 2017, they returned to Churubusco.\nHe was a member of Heritage Community Church in Auburn.\nJack's life was an example of dedication to his family, country, and military service.\nHe is survived by the love of his life, Joan, sharing 68 years of marriage; two daughters Deborah Nelson of Churubusco; Rita (Steve) Ardhuerumly, seven grandchildren, eighteen great-grandchildren and his "Honey Dog", Buttons. He was preceded in death by his brother, Guy Allman and son, Christopher L. Allman.\nFuneral services will be 11:00am, Friday, July 6, 2018, at Sheets and Childs Funeral Home.\nVisitation will be Thursday, 4-8 pm, at the funeral home with calling one hour prior on Friday.\nMemorials to Heritage Community Church.\nBurial will be at Christian Chapel Cemetery, Merriam, IN.\nOfficiating Steven F. Ardhuerumly.