• "my heart breaks for you, jo-ann and your family... i am so..."
    - anna pagi
  • "What a wonderful man; he will be very missed!! Sending all..."
    - Lauren Phillips
  • "I am so sorry to hear of the passing of Billy. May you find..."
    - Patty Casteel-Hartnett
  • "My heart goes out to all Billy's family at his leaving us..."
    - Carol Pagi
  • "My deepest sympathy to the family of William Allen. May you..."
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William James Allen "Billy"  
(Age 75)  

Billy Allen of Garden City, SC, formerly of Brandywine, MD died on Friday, October 11, 2019. He served with honor as a U.S. Marine receiving the Purple Heart for his Military Merit. He was especially known for his avid passion for playing and coaching sports including softball, football, and golf. Survived by his loving wife Jo Ann Allen; daughter Kimberly Marion; son-in-law Brian Marion; as well as his step-children Grace, Mark, Robin, Terrance, Willard, and Andrea; 11 grandchildren; three great-grandchildren. Predeceased in death by his son Russell Allen.
Private service. As an expression of sympathy, memorial contributions may be sent to fisherhouse.org

Published in The Washington Post on Oct. 16, 2019
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