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    - Barbara Drury Perry
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Tom suffered a heart attack at his home in Shady Grove, MD and died on December 8, 2012. Husband, Father, T-Paw, Brother, Uncle, Friend, Co-worker, born in 1951, as one of nine children to Margaret S. and David S. Allshouse. Tom grew up in Washington, DC, attending St. Francis Xavier grade school and graduating from Archbishop McNamara High School in 1969. He then joined the United State Post Office as mail carrier and rose to a marketing executive before retiring in 2007 after 38 years. He is survived by Kit, his wife of 12 years; sons, Thomas J. Allshouse, Jr. and Brian M. Allshouse (Lisa), stepson, Broc Wilkerson; siblings, David S. Allshouse (Pat), John J. Allshouse (Sandy), Marge Gillis (John), Jane E. Reed, Mary Russell (Ray) and Bridget Al-Ibrahim (Mustafa); sisters-in-law, Kim Yancich (Dave) and Joyce Waddoups (Larry); brother-in-law, Mark Dille (Lynne), mother-in-law, Polly Pitzer; father-in-law, William Ritter (Judy); grandson, Dylan
Allshouse, 11 nieces, five nephews and five great nieces and four great nephews. Tom was predeceased by siblings, Kathleen A. Allshouse and Michael C. Allshouse.
Interment was private. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to the SPCA.

Published in The Washington Post from Dec. 16 to Dec. 23, 2012