Allen Wayne Shelby
Allen Wayne Shelby, 62, of Kokomo, passed away Sunday, Sept. 15, 2019. He was born April 29, 1957, to the late Sherman and Betty Shelby in Kokomo. Allen married Josie (Caraveo) Shelby Nov. 20, 2009, in Kokomo. She survives him.
Allen graduated from Kokomo High School and then became a truck driver. Since then he had worked for various trucking companies, including his most recent, Eikenberry Trucking. He was a member of the Kokomo VFW Post 1152. Allen enjoyed going deep-sea fishing in Sarasota with his nephews.
Those surviving Allen are his wife, Josie; great-granddaughter, De'Nali Hall, two stepsons, Michael Harrison and Russell McCoy; sister, Vickie Francis (David); and nephews, Jason Boyll and Tom Boyll.
A gathering of friends and family for Allen will be 2 to 4 p.m. Friday, Sept. 20, 2019, at Ellers Mortuary, Main Street Chapel.
Published on September 17, 2019


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Dan & mary whitesell
Sep 20, 2019
Our thoughts and prayers are with u. Met u both at vfw convention and conference.
Jim Riddle
Sep 19, 2019
I met Alan at the V.F.W. Post 1152 Alan was a great guy he loved people and enjoyed sharing stories with everyone . I was told he was a quiet person , never seen that side of him. He loved Denali his grand daughter , he had a loved for people and veterans . He was a very giving man Glad I had the pleasure of meeting him.
Mary Harmon
Sep 19, 2019
Sorry to hear of Allens passing Josie..He was a good guy..My prayers for you and your family..🙏🙏🙏💙❤..
John K. Ayres
Sep 19, 2019
We at VFW Post 1152 are already missing Allen. Allen was a great volunteer at the VFW. Allen was very friendly guy and loved to chat with everyone. He was a great friend to everyone. I know I miss him very much. Allen is in a better place, and I know in the future we will hook-up again.
Terry Dalton
Sep 19, 2019
We are so sorry to hear of Alan's passing. He was a good friend for many years. Our thoughts and prayers go out to Josie and the family.
Debra brantley
Sep 18, 2019
This is for Lynn shelby, I am so sorry for your loss.
Julie Pena
Sep 18, 2019
Beautiful in Blue was purchased for the family of Allen Wayne Shelby by Julie Pena.  Send flowers
David Rubow
Sep 17, 2019
Medium Dish Garden was purchased for the family of Allen Wayne Shelby by David Rubow.  Send flowers
Lisa Mellinger
Sep 17, 2019
Josie, my thoughts and prayers are with you. 🙏
Mary Harmon
Sep 17, 2019
Ty for all the fun memories Allen..We use to have good talks and laughs..You are free with no pain ..God has you now my friend..