Allen L. Fox, Sr., age 93 of Lehman Twp., passed away Tuesday, May 7, 2019, surrounded by his family.
He was born on March 19, 1926 in White Haven and was the son of the late Chester and Hannah Maschal Fox.
Allen served in the US Navy during World War II. Allen retired in 1991 from Offset Paperback, Dallas. After his retirement, he worked with his son, Allen, Jr. at Black Tie Luxury Limousine. He was a member of the Lehman-Idetown United Methodist Church and the Osage Lodge #712, Lehman. Allen enjoyed playing his steel guitar.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by wife, the former Katherine Kocher who passed away in 2002, infant daughter, Jill, granddaughter, Cassie Mericle, grandson, Angelo Matz, sister, Anna Robinson and son-in-law, Richard Matz.
Allen is survived by son, Allen L. Fox, Jr. and his wife Rita of Jackson Twp.; daughters, Linda Mericle of Lehman Twp., Emma Matz of Drums and Tammy Marancik and her husband Louis of Lake Twp.; sister, Gladys Heckman; grandchildren, Allison Fox, Stacey Urban and her husband Robert, Nicole Cosentino and her husband Robert, Angela Ey and her husband Travis and Richie Matz; great-grandchildren, William Urban, Angelo Cosentino, Gio Cosentino, Emma Ey and Harper Ey.
A funeral service will be held Saturday, May 11, 2019 at 11:30 am from the Lehman-Idetown United Methodist Church, 1011 Mountain View Dr, Lehman, PA 18627 with Pastor Lori Robinson, officiating.
Visitation will be held Saturday, May 11, 2019 from 9 am to 11 am from the Curtis L. Swanson Funeral Home, Inc., corner of routes 29 and 118, Pikes Creek.
Interment will be in the Kocher Cemetery, Lake Twp.
Allen's children would like to thank Louis for his compassionate care given to their father.