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CENTREVILLE Albert Ollson Allen Sr. of Centreville, Md. died Wednesday, Dec. 10, 2008 in Chestertown Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Chestertown, Md. He was 80.
Born on April 3, 1928 at the Centreville Wharf, he was the son of the late William O. Allen and Emma A. Stowman Allen.
Albert grew up in Centreville and began working as a carpenter until serving in the Army. From 1946 to 1949 he served in the Army as a military policeman in Salisbury, Austria.
After he was honorably discharged he returned to Centreville. In 1950 he married Emma G. Schuyler and they resided in Centreville. He continued to work as a carpenter and worked on restoring many of the historical sites in Kent and Queen Anne’s counties. He retired in 1990.
Albert loved his lawn care and gardening. He also enjoyed watching wrestling and building furniture. He was a member of the Wye Mills United Methodist Church, a member of the American Legion Jeff Davis Post No.18 and a life member of the Disabled American Veterans.
He is survived by his beloved wife Emma G. Allen of Centreville; a son, Albert O. Allen Jr. of Church Hill, Md.; a daughter, Mary Lisa Cook of Centreville; and a son, William Carl Allen of Marydel, Md.; a brother, Walter Allen of Millington, Md.; five grandchildren, Bonnie Allen, Jennifer Crossley, Michael Cook, Kristal Cook and David Cook; and one great grandchild, Sydney Cook. A son, Phillip Lee Allen (2005) and two brothers, William “Buddy” Allen (1944) and Franklin R. Allen (1979,) all predeceased him.