Helen A. Allen, 84, died following a period of declining health July 15, 2011, at Pen Bay Medical Center in Rockport.

Born in Braddyville, Iowa, on Nov. 11, 1926, she was the daughter of Guy and Nellie Brackin Haller.

For many years Mrs. Allen was employed with Tibbetts Industries in Camden. Most recently she enjoyed her time at Highland Park in Camden. She made many lasting friendships, and enjoyed helping her neighbors whenever possible. Her family said she will be missed by many residents there.

Mrs. Allen was predeceased by her husband, Keith Allen, in 2007.

She is survived by her sons, Dwight Arne and Larry Arne and his wife, Rebecca, of Lincolnville; two granddaughters, Tammy Bragg and her husband, David, of Appleton and Sherrie Arne of Rockport.

At Mrs. Allen’s request, no services will be held. Caring Cremation provided by Burpee, Carpenter & Hutchins Funeral Home, 110 Limerock St. in Rockland.