Joseph Allen, 86, of Marcellus, MI passed away peacefully in his sleep at home on December 11, 2022. Joseph was born on August 25th, 1936 to Jack and Dorothy Armstrong. Joseph is preceded in death by his parents, his wife Melva (Pardee) Armstrong, his daughter Janice (Chris Kellogg) Armstrong, and his son Jack (Kay) Armstrong.
Joseph is survived by his wife Annette (Coffey) Armstrong, his two sons Robert (Kathy Harsh) Armstrong, Ronald (Kathy) Armstrong, his two daughters Connie (Todd) Porath and Merri (Larry) Johnson. Joe also has four step children Laurie (Donald) Johnson, Michele (Joe) Letson, Jack (Bethany) Bainbridge, and Kirk (Amber Letson) Bainbridge along with many grandchildren, great grandchildren and great great grandchildren. Joe also had three very dear friends, Randy Reeves Jim Carney and Randy Young.
Joseph will be laid to rest at Poe’s Corner in Jones, Michigan at a later date. There will be a “Celebration of Life” on April 28th, 2023 time TBA.
While visiting Joe’s webpage at www.amsfuneralhomes.com please sign the guestbook by lighting a candle, and/or sharing a memory with the family. The Armstrong family is being cared for by the Avink, McCowen & Secord Funeral Homes and Cremation Society, 129 S. Grand Street, PO Box 417, Schoolcraft, MI 49087 (269) 679-5622.