James R. Allen, 78

James R. Allen, 78, of Wampum passed away  Sunday, March 8, 2020 at his residence following a one year battle with cancer.              
Born January 23, 1942 in Wampum, PA,  he was the son of the late James J. and Jean Aley Allen.  He is survived by his wife Barbara Stelter Allen, whom he married on June 1, 1961.
Jim graduated from Wampum High School in 1959.  He worked at B&W as a scrap controller and later at Veka where he retired. Jim was a member of Barnstone Ministries.
Survivors include two sons, Jim (Penny) Allen Jr. of New Castle,  Brian (Anita) Allen of Wampum, one daughter, Tammy (Gary) Ambrose of Wampum,  a sister, Paula Hilliard of Wampum, six grandchildren and 4 great grandchildren.
He was also preceded in death by a brother Donald J. Allen.
Visiting hours will be held on  Friday March 13, 2020 from 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm and from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm with the funeral service commencing at 8 pm at the Marshall Funeral Home, Wampum with Pastor Albert Librizzi of Barnstone Ministries officiating.

Interment will follow in Clinton Cemetery.

Online condolences may be sent to marshallsfh.com

6 thoughts on “James R. Allen, 78

  1. Barb – I send my heartfelt love to you and your entire family for your loss. May God Bless you all and ease your pain for I truly believe Jim will “Rest in Peace”!


  2. So sorry for your loss! I know you will truly miss Jim. I will always remember him sitting on the porch laughing away the day! May God bless you and your family!! RIP Jim.
    Jack Kirkwood

  3. My deepest sympathies go out to you and your family. May God give you the peace that you seek.

    Tom & Carolyn Baker
    Neighbors on Park drive

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