Thursday, January 14, 2016

Robert A. Allen, died 9 January 2016

My first cousin, Robert Arthur Allen, Jr.

Craig Allen, Bob Allen, Jr.
Bob Allen, Sr.
and grandson

from the website published on the Union Leader website 13 January 2016

RAYMOND - Robert A. "Bob" Allen Jr., 57, of Raymond died unexpectedly Saturday Jan. 9, 2016, after being stricken ill. He was born in Ipswich, Mass., on Dec. 25, 1958, the son of Robert A. Allen Sr. and Joyce (Wood) Allen, and lived in Raymond for the past 11 years.Bob was a U.S. Army veteran and was currently employed as a manager for the Essex Management Group in Haverhill, Mass., where he worked for the past 25 years. He also served the town of Raymond as a firefighter since 2004. He is survived by two sons, Christopher Short and his wife, Michelle, of Sandown, Craig Allen and his wife, Alessa, of Nottingham; one daughter, Courtney Allen, and her fiance, James Goudreault, of Haverhill, Mass.; his father, Robert A. Allen Sr., and his wife, Diane, of Rochester; his mother, Joyce (Wood) Allen of Haverhill, Mass., the mother of his children, Janet Allen of Haverhill, Mass.; two brothers, Chris Allen and Corey Marshall; four sisters, Bonnie Allen Madigan of Bradford, Mass., Theresa Trumbull of Nottingham, Rebecca Allen of Plaistow, Kimberly Reid of Portsmouth; five grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by a brother, John Allen, and two sisters, Catherine Trumbull and Patricia Allen Rivers..

SERVICES: His funeral will be held on Friday at 10 a.m. in the Berube Comeau Funeral Home, 47 Broadway, Haverhill, Mass. Burial will be private.Visiting hours at the funeral home will be held on Thursday evening from 5 to 8 p.m.

Berube-Comeau Funeral Home
47 Broadway
HaverhillMA 01832


  1. So sorry about your cousin. Sending you and your family my condolences at this sad time.

  2. My condolences on your loss. You and your family will be in my thoughts.