Carla Marie Allen

Carla Marie Allen, age 57, of Mankato, died Saturday, October 9, 2021 at Mapleton Community Home. 

Visitation will be held from 4:30 p.m.- 7:30p.m., Thursday, October 14, 2021 at Mankato Mortuary. A prayer service will begin at 7:30 p.m. Private graveside service will be held at St. Raphael Catholic Cemetery in Springfield. Please share a memory of Carla online at 

Carla was born February 12, 1964 in Sleepy Eye, MN to Lynn and Marjorie (Fritz) Allen. She attended St. Raphael Catholic School and graduated from Springfield High School in 1982. She later attended Canby Vocational School, earning a degree in graphic arts. Carla moved to Mankato and worked at Fine Impressions for 24 years, then worked for Angie’s Kettle Corn (now Conagra) for 8 years. 

She enjoyed reading, puzzles, fishing, nature walks, and camping. 

Carla is survived by her sister, Kay (Brad) Schultz of St. Clair and their children, Breanna (Austin) Nagel and Brandon Schultz; brother, Bret (Shon) Allen and his son, Travis Sprenger; niece, Lexi (Tony) Staab and her daughter, Carmen. 

She was preceded in death by her parents, Lynn and Marjorie; and sister, Janeen Allen.

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