PEORIA - Joseph A. Allen, age 86, of Schaumburg, the father of a Peoria woman, died Sunday, April 19, 2009.
Beloved husband of the late Laurice (nee Fahel); loving father of Sharyn (David) Joseph, Denise (Michael) Procaccio and Richard (Imelda) Allen; cherished grandfather of eight; proud great-grandfather of 12; dear brother of Marie (the late Michael) John, Mitchell (Vickie) and the late Albert (Barbara).
He was a WWII Naval veteran and a longtime trustee at Our Lady of Lebanon Church.
Visitation will be Wednesday from 3 to 8 p.m. at Our Lady of Lebanon Church, 950 N Grace St., Lombard, IL 60148. Mass of Christian burial will be at 11 a.m. Thursday. Interment will be in Queen of Heaven Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to the family for the charity of their choice.
Arrangements by Countryside Funeral Home, Roselle, and can be contacted at (630) 529-5751 or www.countrysidefuneralhomes.com.