Joseph Oneil Allen, Jr. was born March 17, 1949, in Atlantic City, New Jersey, to Gertrude (Nathan) and Joseph Allen, Sr. he passed away on Wednesday, April 6, 2022, at Jefferson Hospital, Cherry Hill.
"Bear" as he was affectionately known or called attended the Atlantic City Public Schools and Oakcrest High School in Mays Landing, New Jersey. He worked many years as a cabinet maker. Bear loved to dance, sing and listen to music. He enjoyed the game of baseball and love to watch it and play it when he was younger.
He was preceded in death by: his wife, Eslie Allen; parents, Gertrude and Joseph Allen.
Joseph leaves to cherish his memories: his children, Elsie Master of egg Harbor City, New Jersey, Joseph Allen of Millville, New Jersey, Sheila Johnson of Bridgeton, New Jersey and Ray Allen of Egg Harbor Township, New Jersey; siblings, Priscilla Allen of Bridgeton, New Jersey, Robert Allen of Millville, New Jersey, Gertrude Allen of Mays Landing, New Jersey; eight grandchildren; two aunts and a host of nieces, nephews, in-laws, other family members and friends.
A memorial service to celebrate his life will be 4PM Monday, May 16, 2022, at Church of the Living God, 1510 West Shaffer Avenue, Egg Harbor City, New Jersey, where friends may call from 3:30PM to 4PM.
Arrangements are entrusted to Greenidge Funeral Home, Inc., Atlantic City, New Jersey, where condolences maybe left at www.greenidgefuneralhomes.com