Dec. 6, 1956 – April 7, 2018
Richard A. Allinson, managing supervisor at Modern Corporation in Lewiston, died at his Wheatfield home on Saturday after a brief illness. He was 61.
Mr. Allinson was born in Niagara Falls and lived in the area his entire life. He was a graduate of the former Trott Vocational High School and worked at Modern Corporation for the past 40 years.
He and the former Diana "Deedy" Alfiere would have celebrated 40 years of marriage in July.
Mr. Allinson enjoyed riding his Harley Davidson, fixing cars and spending time at his camp in the Southern Tier. Most of all, he enjoyed spending time with his family, especially his grandchildren.
In addition to his wife, he is survived by two sons, Alfred and Matthew; two brothers, Harry and Alfred; a sister, Linda Leone; and three grandchildren.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be offered at 10 a.m. Wednesday at St Jude the Apostle Church, 800 Niagara Falls Blvd., North Tonawanda.