DOROTHY HOPPMAN ALLEN, 94, (1910 - 2005) died of natural causes on February 15, 2005. Mrs. Allen was born in Newark, NJ, worked as a secretary in Manhattan, NY in the 1930's, and married her late husband, Foy R. Allen (1911-2003), in New York City in 1941. She resided in Towson, MD until July 2003 when she came to live with her daughter and son-in-law Deborah and Richard Holcomb of Alpharetta, GA. Mrs. Allen was co-founder with her late husband and served as vice-president of Maryland's largest security agency, Master Security, Inc. She leaves another daughter, Cynthia Allen of Towson, and a son, David Allen, of Freeland, seven grandchildren and four great grandchildren. Another child, Mave Allen, died soon after her birth in 1956. A celebration of Christian Burial will be offered at the Church of the Nativity, 20 East Ridgley Road, Lutherville, MD at 10:30 A.M. Monday, February 21, 2005. Internment will follow at a later dateat Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, VA.
THE BALTIMORE SUN