Todd H. Allen, age 70, of Oreland PA, died peacefully on Monday, August 9, 2021 at the Einstein Medical Center Montgomery in East Norriton, PA.
Born in Philadelphia, Todd was the son of the late Gordon and Etta (Carney) Allen.
Mr. Allen was a 1969 graduate of Springfield High School. He was an Operations Manager, employed by Keystone Fire Protection for over thirty years. He continued his career as the Maintenance Supervisor for Mercy Suburban Community Hospital until his retirement in 2020.
Todd was a member of the Oreland Volunteer Fire Company since 1969, where he was Past Assistant Chief. He was a broadcaster for WRDV-FM radio station in Hatboro, entertaining listeners with nostalgic twentieth-century music. Todd was the Vice President and General Manager of the Bux-Mont Educational Radio Association. What Todd loved to do was be in his in-ground pool drinking 7&7's with friends.
Todd is survived by his beloved wife Jo Ann (Krout) Allen and celebrated their 49th wedding anniversary on June 3rd. He is the devoted father of Jeffrey Allen and his wife Tina, of Skippack; Brian Allen and his wife Muffy, of Abington; and Karen Deskiewicz and her husband Christopher, of Glenside. He is the dear grandfather of Jonathan Allen, Riley Allen, Brian Allen, Joseph Allen, Christopher Allen, Danielle Deskiewicz, and Samantha Deskiewicz. Todd is also survived by his brother Terry Allen and his wife Suzanne, of Oreland.
Relatives and friends are invited to call on Tuesday, August 17, from 9:00 to 11:00 AM at the Anton B. Urban Funeral Home, 1111 S. Bethlehem Pike, Ambler, PA 19002. Todd's funeral service will follow at 11:00 AM.
In lieu of flowers, remembrances in Todd's name to the Oreland Volunteer Fire Company 1500 Bruce Rd. Oreland, PA 19075 www.orelandfire.wordpress.com/ or WRDV-FM PO Box 2012 Warminster, PA 18974 www.wrdv.org/events.html or to a charity of your choice would be appreciated by the family.
Tributes and photos may be shared at www.UrbanFuneralHome.com