Andrew R. Allen
unknown - March 26, 2013
Andrew R. Allen, 79, of Camillus, passed away Tuesday, March 26, 2013, at Francis House. Born in Watertown, on Monday, July 17, 1933, he was the son of John and Ruby (Carpenter) Allen. He lived in Camillus since 1964.
Andrew was a 1950 graduate of Watertown High School and 1963 graduate of Syracuse University. A Navy veteran of the Korean War, he retired after 35 years as a certified public accountant. He enjoyed spending time with his family, especially his grandchildren. He was a communicant of St. Joseph´s Church and member of the Disabled American Veterans, NYS Society of CPAs, American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the U.S.S. Macon Veterans Association.
Andrew was predeceased by his wife of 38 years, the former Joan Louise Walsh, on February 9, 2003; and brothers, John and James.
Surviving are his daughters and son-in-law, Nancy Jones and Keri and Thomas Braun; and son and daughter-in-law, Paul and Corrina Allen, all of Camillus; grandchildren, Brittany Jones, Declan, Aidan and Keira Braun, and Angelina and Helena Allen; and sister, Celine Tillman of Theresa.
There were no calling hours. A funeral mass was celebrated at 9 a.m. Saturday, April 6 in St. Joseph’s Church with Rev. Michael Donovan officiating. Andrew was laid to rest in Onondaga County Veterans Memorial Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Francis House, 108 Michaels Ave., Syracuse, NY 13208. Please share condolences at buranichfuneralhome.com.