Joseph J. Allen Jr.

Joseph J. Allen Jr., 75, of Sinking Spring, died Saturday, Nov. 10. He was the husband of Diane E. (Mertz) Allen.
Born in Allentown, he was a son of the late Joseph Allen Sr. and Catherine (Dougherty) Allen.
Surviving in addition to his widow are two sons, Joseph J. III, and his wife, Mary, of Slatington, and Tyrone L.; three daughters, Donna M., wife of James Martin of Bethlehem, Tami E., wife of Nicola Skaf, with whom he resided, and Shelly A., wife of Dan Frick of Coplay; a sister, 20 grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.

Published in Times News on Nov. 12, 2012