William “Bill” Allen, 98 of Albany, passed away peacefully on Saturday, June 8, 2019. Bill was born in Poughkeepsie, NY. He was the son of the late James Allen and Charlotte Gallagher-Allen.
William was a beloved father to his son, William Allen (Kathleen); daughters Donna Palella, Linda Pettinato and Sherry Allen; grandchildren Philip Pettinato, Roger Pettinato (JoAnn), Carmen Palella, Renee Allen and Dante Palella (predeceased); 5 great grandchildren and 4 great-great grandchildren.
Bill was a truck driver who enjoyed telling tales of time on the road and was a proud member of the Teamsters Union. He was also a life-long Yankees and Giants fan. His favorite time was that spent at the Albany Fire Station Hook and Ladder No. 4 where he is employed.
There will be no service per his wishes.