BRISTOL — H. Allen Fletcher, 72, of Summer Street, died Sunday, December 8, 2013 after a short illness. He was born in Boston, MA, the son of Howard and Mary (Flores) Fletcher. He was a graduate of Bristol High School. Allen lived most of his life in Alexandria and Bristol.
Prior to his retirement, Allen worked as a machinist for Webster Valve and Freudenburg. He had served as a Selectman for the town of Alexandria.
Allen had a love of the outdoors and enjoyed his time hunting and fishing. He also spent a great deal of time in his workshop as he was a very talented wood worker.
Family members include his wife, Bonnie (Schofield) Fletcher; a son Shawn Fletcher of Danbury and daughter Tricia O'Hara of Bristol; granddaughter Alisha Fletcher of Bristol and great granddaughters Annabelle and Amelia; a sister Barbara Greenwood of Bristol and several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by two sisters Virginia Plummer and Marilyn Winnett.
At Allen's request, there will be no public services. A family gathering will be held at a later date. Arrangements are under the direction of Emmons Funeral Home of Bristol.