AGE: 80 • Waretown, NJ
Joseph N. Allen, age 80, of Waretown passed away on January 7, 2014 at his home. Joseph was born and raised in Philadelphia, PA and moved to Waretown over 30 years ago. He retired from Local #172 of Trenton after many years working as a construction worker. Joseph was a communicant of St. Stephen's Episcopal Church, Waretown. He was a motorcycle enthusiast and antique collector who enjoyed working with his hands and taking long walks.
Predeceased by his wife, Jacqueline Allen, in 1996, Joseph was a proud, loving father and grandfather to Jo Ann Allen and Kyle Kelly. Also surviving are his sisters, Joan and Doris, along with family and friends.
A viewing will be held Saturday, January 11, 2014 from 9:00 am until the time of service at 10:30 am at Riggs Funeral Home, 130 North Rt. 9, Forked River, NJ 08731. Entombment will follow at Ocean County Memorial Park, 280 Wells Mills Rd, Waretown, NJ 08758.