Robert Allen

Robert Allen

Tuesday, July 21st, 1936 Saturday, March 7th, 2020

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Obituary for Robert W. Allen

Robert W. Allen, age 83, of Chambersburg, PA, passed away on Saturday, March 7, 2020, at the Menno Haven Rehab Center. Born July 21, 1936, in Chicago, IL, he was the son of the late Forrest L. and Mary Noreen Iacono Allen.
Mr. Allen served his country honorably in the U.S. Navy from 1955-1959. He went on to graduate from the University of Maryland in 1963. He worked as a manufacturing engineer, lastly, he was the Director of Manufacturing at S.S. White Technology, until his retirement in 2003. He was a member of New Guilford Brethren in Christ Church and the American Legion. Mr. Allen enjoyed golf and more recently bowling.
Surviving are four children, Peggy Ann Napolitano (Wayne) of Branchburg, NJ, David Joseph Allen (Mary) of Media, PA, Robert Michael Allen (Lisa) of Hagerstown, MD, and Peter Lee Allen (Wendy) of Ellicott City, MD; fourteen grandchildren, Michael, Allison, Elizabeth, Grace, Sophie, Jake, Harry, Mark, Ben, Max, Charlie, Jennifer, Michael, and Amy; four great-grandchildren, Mia, Hannah, Hayden, and Bentley; a sister, Mary Ann Timney (Thomas) of Freeport, PA; and brother-in-law, Fred Price of Cincinnati, OH. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Stephanie M. Giandalia Allen in 2014 and a sister, Beverly Price.
Funeral services will be held on Thursday, March 12, 2020, at 11:30 AM at New Guilford BIC, 1575 Mont Alto Rd., Chambersburg, PA 17202, where Pastor Lawton Jacobs will officiate. The family will receive friends from 10 AM until service time. Private interment will be in Corpus Christi Cemetery. Arrangements are entrusted to the Thomas L. Geisel Funeral Home and Cremation Center, Chambersburg PA.

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  • Visitation

    Thursday, March 12th, 2020 | 10:00am - 11:30am
    New Guilford Brethren in Christ Church
    1575 Mont Alto Road
    Thursday, March 12th, 2020
    10:00am - 11:30am
  • Service

    Thursday, March 12th, 2020 | 11:30am
    New Guilford Brethren in Christ Church
    1575 Mont Alto Road
    Thursday, March 12th, 2020
  • Interment

    Corpus Christi Catholic Cemetery
    Lincoln Way West

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Sharon & Giff

Dear Bob,
We are so sorry you passed on. We loved having you in our get together times, never a dull moment with you nearby -it was great!!. Loved all the silly games we played especially when we were all riding in the same car. You're going to be missed by all. God bless you and your family.
Sincere condolences,
Sharon and Giff Giffin
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Paul Defiglia

Our thoughts are with the Allen family during this difficult time. Sending condolences from the bottom of our hearts.
Paul Defiglia & Mickela Mallozzi
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Sharon Rogers

I was sorry to hear the passing of Robert Allen. Your family is in my prayers. The Rogers Family
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