Allan L. Kneram
Allan L. Kneram, 74, of Bessemer passed away the afternoon of Jan. 11, 2020, at UPMC Jameson.
He was born on Feb. 20, 1945, in New Castle. He was preceded in death by his parents, Ralph Kneram and Lillian Evans Navarra; and his step-father, William Navarra.
On March 24, 1969, Allan married his beloved wife, the former Noreen Russo. She preceded him in death on Dec. 20, 2010.
Allan had worked for P & L Railroad until he retired. Following retirement, he drove truck for several years. He was a member of Holy Spirit Parish, St. Vincent DePaul site. He enjoyed being in the outdoors, hunting, fishing and golfing. He was an avid Pittsburgh Steelers fan. He was a member of the Croatian Club. He liked to visit casinos. His greatest joy was the time he spent with his family. He will be remembered for his great sense of humor.
Allan is survived by his two daughters, Rae Ann Pezzuolo and her husband, Henry, of Edinburg and Rachelle Kneram of New Castle; and his son, Ryan Kneram of New Castle; four grandchildren; and one great-grandson.
In addition to his parents, wife and step-father, Allan was preceded in death by his brother, Ronald Kneram.
Visitation will be held from 4 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2020, at the Ed & Don DeCarbo Funeral Home & Crematory, 941 S. Mill St. A Blessing Service will be held at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2020, at the funeral home. Deacon John Carran will officiate. The New Castle Area Honor Guard will perform military rites at the funeral home on Wednesday. Burial will be in St. Lucy Cemetery.
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Published on January 12, 2020


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AnnaMae Pisciuneri
Jan 15, 2020
Rae ann so sorry about your father. Couldn’t make it had was sick
Diane Rowand
Jan 14, 2020
It has been a very long time since I saw him, but I did think of him often. You never really forget about family. We were all such a close knit family.Family picnics camping were always a joy. And I’ll get to see all those that left before us give them all our love.
Kimmie Cardella
Jan 14, 2020
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Nadine Zidar
Jan 13, 2020
Our prayers are with my dear cousins....we are so sorry for the loss of your dad, he was such a good Uncle to me always...we always had good times and great laughs...he will be missed deeply...
Rest In Peace Uncle Allan
Stan and Nadine
Biz Martin Matthews
Jan 12, 2020
Praying that Allan will be united in Heaven with his Savior and his loved ones, especially his brother Ronnie. Rest In Peace, cousin.