Pearlman, Dr. Allen Kenneth Dr. Allen Kenneth Pearlman, 70, of Dallas, Texas, passed away of natural causes, Thursday, January 23, 2014. A celebration of life gravesite service will be held at 2:00pm, Sunday, January 26 at Sparkman/Hillcrest Funeral Home 7405 West Northwest Highway Dallas, Texas, 75225. Memorial donations may be made to the
. Allen was born July 28, 1943 in Trenton, New Jersey to Joseph and Ann Pearlman. He graduated from Long Island University in 1965 with a B.S. in Pharmacy, Magna Cum Laude. In 1969, he earned his Doctorate of Medicine from State University of New York, Downstate Medical Center. He served as an intern and assistant resident at Maimonides Medical Center from 1969 to 1971 and continued his resident training at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx Municipal Hospital. From 1972 to 1974, he went on to serve as a Major in the U.S. Army as Chief of Cardiology Clinics at Darnell Army Hospital in Ft. Hood, Texas. Dr. Pearlman was board certified in internal medicine and began his full time private practice in Dallas, Texas in 1974. He was committed to ongoing medical education serving as a clinical instructor for the University of Texas, Southwestern Medical School and was actively engaged in Presbyterian Hospital's teaching program as attending physician. Dr. Pearlman was a member of numerous professional organizations, including Texas Academy of the American College of Physicians, Dallas County Medical Society, Texas Medical Association, American Society of Internal Medicine, and
. Allen was a passionate model railroad hobbyist and was an avid bridge player attaining level of Life Master. He also enjoyed reading, rooting for the New York Giants, traveling with his wife Marilyn, and spending time with his grandchildren. He was an active member of Temple Shalom. Allen is survived by his wife Marilyn of Dallas, Texas, his two sons Jamison Pearlman and his wife Julie of San Antonio, Texas and Russell Pearlman of Plano, Texas, and by his five grandchildren Ryan, Carson, Evan, Justin, and Brandon. He is also survived by his older brother Marvin Pearlman of Sarasota, Florida.
Published in Dallas Morning News from Jan. 25 to Jan. 26, 2014