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“Thanks, Dad, for all the fun memories you created with us that I can pass on to my kids. I'll always remember the personal times, from recording...Read More ยป
1 of 3 | Posted by: Robert E Alleger - Portland, OR

“I am blessed with many loving memories of my brother, Paul. ”
2 of 3 | Posted by: Doris (Alleger) Bresser - Shawano, WI

“Praying for God's peace and comfort for Uncle Paul's family. I can see his sweet smile as he rests in Jesus' arms. ”
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Paul Elsworth Alleger, 87, died Sunday, February 1, 2009 at Canterbury Nursing & Rehabilitation in Fort Wayne, He was born December 2, 1921 in Fort Wayne, son of Paul and Jessie (Rousseau) Alleger. He was the husband of G. Marie Alleger, celebrated 62 years of marriage, June 20, 2008. He was a graduate of North Side High School. He served in the U.S. Air Force during WWII & Indiana Air National Guard, Baer field. He retired from the U.S. Air Force as Technical Staff Sergeant. He was serving in Indiana Air National Guard during the Berlin Crisis when the 122nd Fighter Wing was called to active duty and deployed to Chambly, France from Baer Field on October 1, 1961. He retired from Dana Corporation after 38 years of service. He was a member of Wallen Baptist Church. He liked woodworking, making cabinets and chests used in the house, he enjoyed investing in the stock market and gardening. Paul will always be remembered for his sense of humor. Survivors include his wife, G. Alleger of Fort Wayne; sons, Robert E. (Terry) Alleger of Portland, OR, Richard P. (Mary Ann) Alleger of Harleysville, PA; daughter, Karen K, Koehler of Upper Sandusky, OH; 8 grandchildren; 4 great grandchildren; sisters, Doris Bresser & Phyllis (Jack) Leiendecker. He was preceded in death by sister, Annabel Vaughn.. Service 10 am Thursday at D.O. McComb & Sons Lakeside Park Funeral Home, 1140 Lake Avenue . Calling 2 to 6 pm Wednesday at the Funeral Home. Burial in Lindenwood Cemetery, Fort Wayne. In lieu of flowers, memorials to Wallen Baptist Church or the American Heart Association.