Helen M. Allem
Helen M. Allem, 81, of Slatington formerly of Quakertown died Sunday, December 30, 2012 at Liberty Nursing Home, Allentown. She was the wife of Robert W. Allem; they celebrated their 61st wedding anniversary this past August. Born in Quakertown, she was the daughter of the late Joseph and Perma Rickert. Helen worked as a bookkeeper for various companies in the Quakertown area until 1968. She was a Boy Scout den leader and a Girl Scout leader. She was formerly active with the VFW
Auxiliary, West End Fire Co Auxiliary both in Quakertown, and a member of the Quakertown High School Alumni Association. She was a former member of Trinity Lutheran Church, Quakertown, and a current member of St. Johns Lutheran Church, Slatington. Survivors
: Husband, Son, Kenneth R. Allem and wife Kristine of FL; daughter, Carol and husband Dale Tredinnick of Wapwallopen, PA; five grandchildren; one great-grandchild. She was pre-deceased by her brother, Sgt. Joseph Rickert. Services
: 7:30 p.m., Friday, January 11, 2013 St. Johns Lutheran Church, 40 S. 2nd St., Slatington. Calling hour 5 to 7:30 p.m. at the church. Arrangements are being handled by the Harding Funeral Home, Slatington. Contributions:
In lieu of flowers, can be made in Helens memory to St. Johns Lutheran Church, Renovation Fund.