September 12, 1948 ~ July 28, 2011
Resided in: Asheville, NC
Allen Benfield Koenig, 62, of Asheville, passed away on Thursday, July 28, 2011, at his home. He was born on September 12, 1948, to the late Dorothy Benfield Koenig and Robert F. Koenig, of Niskayuna, NY. Allen served as attorney in charge of estate administration at Strauss & Associates, in Asheville, NC. He was an avid and accomplished cyclist, woodworker, musician, brewer, and vintner. Allen is survived by his beloved wife, Suzanne; his dear father, Robert; his brother, Edward; his two children, Brian and Amy; his step-children, Johan, Tanya, and Liza; and his grandson, Louis. He was a loving husband, father, and friend, and he will be truly missed. A gathering of friends and family will take place on Sunday from 2:00 to 5:00 p.m. at Allen's home.