Allen C. Wilson

Allen C. Wilson, 98, of the Carriage Court, Ellwood Road, New Castle, formerly of Ellwood City (Ewing Park), passed away peacefully on Sunday morning, June 17, 2012.

He was born on November 26 1913 in Turtle Creek (Wilkins Twp.) PA to the late Robert J. Wilson, who died in 1989, and the late Julia Sholder Wilson, who died in 1982.

Allen was a graduate of Ellwood City High School, and was a veteran of the US Navy in WWII.

He was an active member of First United Methodist Church, where he may have been their oldest member.

He worked for over 60 years for the US Government in Erie, as a quality control inspector. Allen enjoyed bowling and golfing.

He was a member of F.& A.M. # 599, Ellwood Lodge; New Castle Consistory; and Syria Shrine in Pittsburgh.

His family came to Ellwood City in 1914 from Turtle Creek PA. He is survived by several cousins in the area.

Friends will be received from 1-3 P.M. on Tuesday, June 19 , in the TURNER FUNERAL HOME, 500 6th Street, Ellwood City.

Services will be on Tuesday, at 3:00 P.M. at TURNERS, with the Rev. James Cannistraci, pastor of First Methodist Church, officiating.

Burial will be in Churchill Cemetery, Wilkins Twp., PA.

Memorials may be made to the Ellwood City Public Library, or to the First United Methodist Church, Crescent Avenue, Ellwood City PA 16117.

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