Obituaries » Richard W. Allen Sr.
July 31, 1937 - January 16, 2023
Cemetery McNulty Funeral Home
Richard W. Allen Sr. 85 of White Haven a guest at St. Luke’s Manor, Hazleton where he passed away Tuesday January 17, 2023.
Born in Jeddo#5 he was the son of the late Albert and Alice (Wagner) Allen.
He was a member of St. John’s UCC, Freeland, serving as an elder, 1954 graduate of West Hazleton High School, an 8 year president of the Consistory, and a member of Arbutus Lodge #611.
Before retiring he was the traffic manager of warehouse shipping for the former Kama / Multiplastics, Hazleton.
Rich loved spending time with his family and grandchildren, enjoyed hunting and fishing, playing drums in local bands, his neighborhood animals and being a morse code radio operator.
Preceding him in death in addition to his parents was Brothers; Walter and Robert and Sisters; Betty Ference, Pearl Tressler, and Shirley Casari.
Surviving are his wife of 61 years the former Dawn L. Steward. Sons; Richard Jr. and his wife Cheri- Sandy Valley, Randall-Hazleton, and Rodney-Eagle Rock. Brothers; Gerald and his wife Polly and William and his wife Karen both of White Haven. Sister; Jean Wilkinson-Weatherly. Grandchildren; Aaron, Alyssa, Kayden, and Gage. Several nieces and nephews also survive.
Burial will be at the convenience of the family in Mt. View Cemetery, West Hazleton.
McNulty Funeral Home 494 East Butler Dr. is in charge of arrangements.