Lena Allen, 76, 09/27/2008

OSWEGO, NY – Lena Allen, 76, a resident of the Oswego-Scriba area, died Saturday Sept. 27, 2008, in Oswego Hospital.

Mrs. Allen was born in Oswego and was the daughter of the late Achille and Mary (Falvo) Scaccia.

She was a former waitress at Canale’s Restaurant having worked there for 18 years.

Mrs. Allen was a hairdresser for 30 years at The Beauty Shop in Oswego.

She was predeceased by her husband, Donald Allen, in 1998.

She is survived three sons, Donald (Nancy) Allen of Arizona, James Allen of Scriba, and Paul (Tamara) Allen of Oswego Town; three daughters, Barbara (Ed) Allen-Riley of Oswego, Jeanne (Roy) Copsey of Arizona, and Peggy (Rick) Michael of Scriba; three brothers, Jim (Candy) Scaccia of Florida, Frank (Sandy) Scaccia of Liverpool, and Angelo “Midge” Scaccia of Oswego; three sisters, Angie (Pat) Audlin of Oswego, Peggy (Mike) Famularo of Oswego, and Barbara Greg of Florida; nine grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be conducted Wednesday at 6 p.m. at the Sugar and Scanlon Funeral Home, Oswego, with Rev. James Tschudy.

Burial will be private.

Calling hours will be Wednesday 3 – 6 p.m. at the funeral home, 147 W. Fourth St., Oswego.