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Obituary for Thomas J. Allen

Thomas J. Allen, age 91, passed away peacefully at his home on April 4, 2022. Thomas was the beloved husband of the late Roberta, nee Silvernail; loving father of Judith (Alan) Francis, Steven (Mary), Peter (Janet), Barry (Linda), Susan and Kathryn Allen, Andrea (Jeff) Meadows and Jerry (Tamara) Allen; dear son of the late Irene and Jerry Allen; cherished grandfather of Sharon, Linda, Amy, Edward, Cameron, Madison, Amanda, Jonathan, and Jackson; great grandfather of Kayla, Kaiden, Vinny, Adelina, Gianna, Nathan, Joshua; Elijah; Leah; dear brother of Audrey (the late Robert) Palmer, Patricia (Jim) Carr and the late Donald (Sally) Allen; fond uncle of many. Tom was a member of the Plumbers Union Local #130, and enjoyed spending his time with his grandchildren and great grandchildren, the church choir, and creating many beautiful arts and crafts.
Visitation Tuesday, April 12, 2022, from 3:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at Cumberland Chapels 8300 W. Lawrence Ave., Norridge, IL. Funeral services begin at 9:00 a.m. on Wednesday, at the funeral home, and will then proceed to St. Rosalie Church in Harwood Heights for Mass at 10:00 a.m. The entombment will follow at Acacia Park Mausoleum. For more information call (708) 456-8300.