Philip Allen Memorial Graveside Service
Philip Allen, 86, Iowa State University professor emeritus of art and design, died July 2 in Fargo, N.D. A memorial graveside service will be at 11 a.m. Friday, Aug. 11, at Ames Municipal Cemetery.
Allen joined the ISU Department of Applied Art (later the Department of Art and Design and now the Department of Art and Visual Culture) as an assistant professor in 1967. He helped develop the ceramics studio and taught drawing, lettering, watercolor painting and visual foundation courses, including the color studio and classes focused on three-dimensional design, until his retirement in 1996.
Memorial contributions may be directed to the St. Francis Village Protestant Fellowship or to the Salvation Army. Online condolences may be made at Grandon Funeral and Cremation Care. View obituary