Allison Hallowell Whitcomb III died on May 11, 2010 at Chestnut Hill Hospital, he was 64 years old. He was born at
Women's Medical of Philadelphia the son of Eleanor (nee O'Grince) and the late Allison Whitcomb.

He attended Wissahickon schools and went on to be a school bus driver and driver trainer for 30 years until his
retirement in 1999. After retirement he served as a substitute driver and also worked for First Student from 2008
to present.

Al was a member of the United States Navy Submarine Fleet. He was a member of St John's Lutheran Church,
Centre Square. He served as president of the Southeastern PA Antique Truck Club and President of Philadelphia
Chapter of the American Truck Historical Society. Al was also active with the Ambler Car Show Committee, Model
A Club and he participated in many local and national School Bus Safety Competitions.

He is survived by his wife of 25 years, Patricia (Magill) Whitcomb. He is also survived by a son, David Michael of
Pleasanton, California and two daughters, Heather Ann Whitcomb of Naples, Florida and Colleen Elizabeth Robin
Whitcomb of Ambler, PA and three grand children.

A funeral service will be held at St John's Lutheran Church, 1802 Skippack Pike, Centre Square PA on Saturday
May 15th, 2010 at 10am. Pastor William Welther will be officiating.

A viewing will be held on Friday May 14th, 2010 from 6PM to 8PM at Shaeff-Myers Funeral Home, 145 Tennis Ave,
Ambler, PA.

Internment will be at Rose Hill Cemetery.

Memorials may be sent to Southeastern PA Chapter of the Antique Truck Club, 232 West 11th Ave,
Conshohocken PA 19428.

Arrangements by Shaeff-Myers Funeral Home

On line memorials can be left at


Many great memories, won't be forgotten.

Paul and Anne Aller - May 14, 2010


Patty we are so sorry for your loss, you are in our thoughts & prayers.

Jim Gresh - May 15, 2010


although he is gone from this world, he will never be gone from my memories.

Edward A Plazek - May 17, 2010


So sorry to hear about Al's passing. He was a wonderful human being and unforgetable person. We will miss him.
Our condolences to you and your family.

Gwynedd Dental - May 17, 2010


Our thoughts and prayers go out to your family during this difficult time. So sorry for your loss.

Jennifer (Troiano) and James Smith - May 19, 2010

Tullibee Veteran Allison H. Whitcomb III, 64,
departed on Eternal Patrol on May. 11, 2010.
Allison H. Whitcomb III
d. May. 11, 2010
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