Joseph B. Fallen, 80, of East Norriton, passed away Sunday, October 24, 2021, at his residence. He was the husband of the late Rena M. (Smart) Fallen who passed away in 2011.
Born May 26, 1941, in Philadelphia, he was a son of the late Joseph D. Fallen, Sr., and Barbara C. (Gallatig) Fallen. Mr. Fallen was a graduate of North Catholic High School class of 1959. After high school, Joseph served his country in the United States Navy.
As a welder with PECO for over 35 years, Joe developed life-long friendships with dozens of colleagues who maintained contact with him until his final days and will miss him dearly. Joe was a creative and skilled craftsman who enjoyed woodwork, stained glass and making ornamental wrought iron railings. Joe also loved the outdoors and playing golf. But above all, he enjoyed spending time with his family, especially watching his grandchildren participate in the activities they loved.
He is survived by his children, Michael Fallen and his wife, Betsy, of Blue Bell, and Kelly Bennett and her husband, Robert, of Exeter Twp.; and five grandchildren, Laura, Shane, and Emily Fallen, and Andrew and Jamie Bennett.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend his memorial service at 11 AM on Thursday, October 28, 2021, at the R. L. Williams, Jr. Funeral Home, Inc. 3440 Skippack Pike Skippack, PA, where friends may greet the family from 9:30-10:45 AM. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in his memory to the Katie Kirlin Fund, 229 Wolf St, Philadelphia, PA 19148. Online condolences may be made to the family at www.RLWilliamsFuneralHome.com