Joseph James Allen, Jr.

Male 1937 - 2012  (75 years)


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  • Name Joseph James Allen 
    Suffix Jr. 
    Born 25 Oct 1937  Allentown, Lehigh Co., Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 10 Nov 2012  Sinking Spring, Berks Co., Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Greenwood Cemetery, Allentown, Lehigh Co., Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Joseph James Allen Jr., 75, of Sinking Spring passed away at home on Nov. 10, 2012.
      He was born on Oct. 25, 1937 in Allentown PA.,to the late
      Joseph Allen Sr. and Catherine (Dougherty) Allen.
      He is predeceased by siblings William, Grace, Jack, Charles, and Marie.
      He worked at Bethlehem Steel and then went on to Remita Rug Service where he was a carpet technician/ installer for 42 years.
      His hobbies included camping, fishing, boating, wood shop/wood carvings, rolling dice, football (he loved Notre Dame and the Pittsburgh Steelers), his grandkids' sports, music (including Patsy Cline) and Irish dancing.
      Survivors include his wife (LIVING) Allen, with whom he shared nearly 56 years of marriage six children,twenty grandchildren, 9 great -grandchildren,one sister and many other loving family and friends.
      Interment at Greenwood Cemetery, Allentown to follow.
      edited

      Published in Reading Eagle on November 12, 2012
    Person ID I40205  OurNorthernRoots | Rebecca Walker Ancestry
    Last Modified 23 Jun 2014 

    Father Joseph James Allen,   b. 18 Apr 1898, Hokendauqua, Lehigh Co., Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Jan 1962, Bethlehem, Northampton Co., Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years) 
    Mother Catherine Amelia Dougherty,   b. 23 Oct 1902, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1978  (Age 75 years) 
    Married 19 Jun 1920  Lehigh Co., Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F14215  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Diane E. Mertz 
    Last Modified 26 Dec 2012 
    Family ID F14224  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 25 Oct 1937 - Allentown, Lehigh Co., Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 10 Nov 2012 - Sinking Spring, Berks Co., Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Greenwood Cemetery, Allentown, Lehigh Co., Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
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