Patrick J. Allen 1968-2021 | News, Sports, Jobs
YOUNGSTOWN – Patrick “PA” Joseph Allen, 52, was surrounded by his loved ones as he left this life on Saturday, June 5, 2021, after a valiant battle with cancer.
Born July 29, 1968 in Youngstown, first son of Sandra Faye Powell-Allen and Joseph Allen. Mr. Allen graduated in 1987 from South High School. He earned a CDL and worked for Acme Trucking, Drywall Barn and most recently Foust Construction.
Pat was a staunch Raiders fan, loved sports and the landscaping of his home’s yard, but most of all he loved his family, especially his grandchildren.
He was always ready to lend a hand to children in need and served as a mentor to many young men in the community. He coached the Westside Patriots little league football team for over 10 years.
He lets his memory cherish, his wife, the ex-Tiffany Rivers; parents, Sandra Allen-Bowman of Youngstown and Joseph Allen of Hemingway, SC; children, Alexis, Renee (Charles), Patrice (Jeffrey), Angelica, Dawnn, Patrick Jr. and Paige-Elyse, all of Youngstown; two step-sons, Hakeem Henderson and Michael Austin of Youngstown; brothers, Michael (Victoria) and Steven (Waynette), and Joseph “JW” Allen, all of Youngstown; half-siblings, James Anthony Davis of Hemingway, SC, and Maria Burnett and Toya Allen, both of Youngstown; 13 grandchildren, who affectionately called her “Poppa P”, Angelo, Charnae, Anthony, Antwon, Aniya, Alyssa, Sade, Alec, Aaron, Jeffrey, ACey, Genuine and La-juan “Henry”; her stepmother and stepfather, Amanda Gail Rivers and Alvin Rivers; two lifelong friends, Keith Lawrence and Aldric Jones; and a host of other family members and friends.
His grandparents, Alonzo Sr. and Florence Powell, preceded him in his death; an aunt, Helena Rowe; two uncles, Alonzo Jr. and Gary Powell; one brother, John Allen; and her stepfather, Dan Bowman.
Visitations will be from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. on Friday, June 11, 2021 at Holy Trinity Baptist Missionary Church. Guests are asked to wear masks and practice social distancing. Family service will begin at 11 a.m.
Arrangements have been made with LE Black Phillips and Holden Funeral Home.