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Richard J. "Dick" Allen
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Birth: Jan. 2, 1915
Lowell
Middlesex County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Jan. 13, 2006
Chelmsford
Middlesex County
Massachusetts, USA

Age: 91
Burial: 17 Jan 2006

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Paper: Sun, The (Lowell, MA)
Deceased: Richard J. 'Dick' Allen of Chelmsford, city of Lowell retiree, WWII vet; 91
Date: January 15, 2006

CHELMSFORD -- Richard J. "Dick" Allen, 91, a Chelmsford resident who worked for the city of Lowell and a World War II veteran, died Friday, Jan., 13, at Town and Country Nursing Home in Chelmsford. He was the husband of Loretta F. (Cooney) Allen , who died March 1, 2002.

He was born in Lowell, Jan. 2, 1915, son of the late Arthur and Mary (Parthum) Allen. He was educated in the local schools and graduated from Lowell High School.

Mr. Allen served in the U.S. Marine Corps during World War II as a member of the Marine Photographic Unit in the Pacific Theatre.

Mr. Allen worked most of his life as a moulder for area iron foundries, and prior to his retirement, was a water meter reader for the city of Lowell.

He made his home on Littleton Road in Chelmsford before residing on Wilson Street, and was a communicant of St. Mary Church.

He is survived by a daughter, Laurie M. Allen of Chelmsford; a son and daughter-in-law, Ted and Kathleen Allen of Savannah, Ga.; three grandchildren, David Allen, residing in California, Caroline Allen of Boston, and Brendan Allen of Chelmsford; and many nieces and nephews.

He was also the brother of the late Arthur, Edward and Michael Allen, and the late Rita Bidgood, Mary Espinola, and Eileen Cross.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Mary Martha Parthum Allen (1886 - 1937)
 
 Spouse:
  Loretta F. Cooney Allen (1918 - 2002)
 
Burial:
Saint Patrick Cemetery
Lowell
Middlesex County
Massachusetts, USA
Plot: Section HA - Lot 88 - Grave 1A
 
Created by: My Labor of Love
Record added: Aug 14, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 74936829
Richard J. Dick Allen
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