Terry James “Zip” Allen

Death 15 Sep 1976 (aged 16)
Burial Sandy Creek, Oswego County, New York, USA
Plot Q 13
Memorial ID 138641904 · View Source
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*** Terry James "Zip" Allen - October 9, 1959 - September 15, 1976. Plot: Q

Newspaper Obituary - September 15, 1976 Pulaski Democrat - Terry Allen, Lacona Youth, Dies - Services for Terry Allen of Lacona were held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 8 at Sandy Creek United Methodist Chuch, the Rev. Ivan Greenfield officiating. Burial was in Woodlawn Cemetery. The youth died from injuries he suffered in a car accident in Orwell on Sunday September 5. Calling hours were Tuesday at the Summerville Funeral Home, Sandy Creek. He was born Oct. 9, 1959, in Watertown, the son of James and Gail Kastler Allen. He was a senior at Sandy Creek High School, where he was a member of the wrestling team and the school newspaper staff. He was also a member of the Pusan Boy's Basketball League. The youth was a communicant of the Sandy Creek United Methodist Church. Surviving are his mother, Mrs. Gail Allen of Lacona; his father and stepmother, Mr. and Mrs. James Allen of Oswego; a brother, Randy of Texas, a sister, Mrs. Susan Knoeller of Sandy Creek; a stepsister, Debbie Pacheo of Santa Barbara, Calif.; four stepbrothers, Danny of Fulton, Douglas of Texas, Denis and Jeffrey Pacheo, both of Oswego; his grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Alfred Allen of Sandy Creek; his maternal grandmother, Mrs. Bertha Kastler of Lacona; his paternal great grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Samuel Hagen of Pulaski; and his paternal great grandmother, Mrs. Jessie Allen of Sandy Creek.

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  • Maintained by: Charlene Cole
  • Originally Created by: Half-Shire Historical Society
  • Added: 12 Nov 2014
  • Find A Grave Memorial 138641904
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Terry James “Zip” Allen (9 Oct 1959–15 Sep 1976), Find A Grave Memorial no. 138641904, citing Woodlawn Cemetery, Sandy Creek, Oswego County, New York, USA ; Maintained by Charlene Cole (contributor 49062115) .