Allen H. Emrich
December 13, 1927 ‒ August 26, 2019
Mount Vernon, Ohio
Allen H. Emrich, age 91, of Mount Vernon passed away on Monday, August 26, 2019 at the Knox Community Hospital.
He was born on December 13, 1927 in Columbus, Ohio to the late George and Edith (Thompson) Emrich. He was a graduate of The Ohio State University, Kent State University, and Baldwin-Wallace College. Allen was employed and retired as a Ceramic Engineer at Walker China Company. He was a life member of Mt. Zion Lodge #9 – Valley of Canton, Travelers Protective Association, the National Rifle Association and the American Legion Post #136. Allen was a veteran serving in the United States Navy.
He is survived by his sons Todd (Mary) Emrich, Matthew Emrich; two grandchildren, Alex and Zachary; and his brother Richard (Nancy) Emrich.
In addition to his parents, Allen was preceded in death by his wife Rachael Emrich; and his sister Irene Guth.
In keeping with Allen’s wishes, there will be no calling hours. The family will observe a private service at a later date.
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