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Robert Willard Allen

July 17, 1924 - November 25, 2018

Together Again

Robert Willard Allen, 94, of Wheeling, WV, passed away Sunday, November 25, 2018, at his home.

Bob was born July 17, 1924, in Wellsburg, WV, a son of the late Teddie E. and Katherine E. (Bartz) Allen. He was retired from Wheeling Machine / Joy Manufacturing Co.; a member of St. Michael Catholic Church, Wheeling; and an avid golfer and member of the Polar Bear Golf Club.

In addition to his parents, Bob was preceded in death by his wife, Helen C. (Tacozza) Allen, in 2016; a grandson, T. Joseph “Tuna” Allen; a brother, Donald E. Allen; and a sister, Mary Alice McCullough. He is survived by his three sons, Teddie N. Allen of Wheeling, Robert J. Allen of Pittsburgh, PA, and Jeffrey W. (Jill) Allen of Mount Pleasant, OH; two daughters, Katherine C. Porter of Shadyside, OH and Roberta L. (Donald) Newman of St. Peters, MO; a sister, Linda (David) Cucarese of Follansbee, WV; a sister-in-law, Violet Stinoski of Follansbee, WV; six grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

Friends will be received from 2-4 & 6-8 pm, Wednesday, and 12:30-1:30 pm, Thursday at the Altmeyer Funeral Home, Elm Grove Chapel, 154 Kruger Street, Wheeling, where a rosary service will be held at 7:30 pm, Wednesday evening.

Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 2 pm, Thursday, November 29, 2018, at St. Michael Church, with the Rev. Jeremiah McSweeney as celebrant. Interment will follow in Greenwood Cemetery, Wheeling.

Memorial contributions may be made to St. Michael Catholic Church, 1225 National Road, Wheeling, WV 26003, or online at www.TMCfunding.com. Online condolences may be offered to the family at www.altmeyerfuneralhomes.com.

Service Information

Visitation Information

Date: Wednesday, November 28, 2018

Time: 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Location:

Altmeyer Funeral Home - Elm Grove Chapel

154 Kruger Street
Wheeling, WV 26003


Date: Wednesday, November 28, 2018

Time: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Location:

Altmeyer Funeral Home - Elm Grove Chapel

154 Kruger Street
Wheeling, WV 26003


Date: Thursday, November 29, 2018

Time: 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm

Location:

Altmeyer Funeral Home - Elm Grove Chapel

154 Kruger Street
Wheeling, WV 26003


Service Information

Date: Thursday, November 29, 2018

Time: 2:00 pm

Location:

St. Michael Catholic Church

Wheeling, WV 26003


Cemetery Information

Date: Thursday, November 29, 2018

Location:

Greenwood Cemetery

1526 National Road
Wheeling, WV 26003


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