Geraldine H. Allen, 85, of Accokeek, Maryland, loving wife, mother and grandmother passed away peacefully at home on Tuesday, December 14, 2021.
She was preceded in death by her parents Clarence and Thelma Hamilton; her loving husband Robert M. Allen, Jr.; brothers Russel, Donald and Fred; grandchildren Eric and MyKayla.
She is survived by her brother Wayne Hamilton (Chris) and her sister Lorraine. She is also survived by her children Donald Dwyer, Kevin Dwyer, Sr. (Betty Jo), Melinda Jones (Eddie), Brian Dwyer, Sr., Patrick Dwyer, Beverly Lincoln (Andrew), Brenda Allen; grandchildren Kevin, Katie, Joey, Brandy, Patrick, Chelsey, David, Amanda, Billy, Brian, Jr., Andrew, Amber, Michael, Brendan, Sean, Sierra and many great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews and other relatives and her favorite niece from Mississippi, Melody.
Geraldine was a career school bus driver. She started with Charles County Public Schools then went to Prince George’s Public Schools where she retired in 1987.
She enjoyed shooting pool and was considered a pool shark by many. She was on several pool leagues throughout her life. She loved camping and vacationing in Florida and Virginia Beach every year. She loved spending time with her friends and family but spending time with her grandchildren was one of her favorite things to do.
She was of the Baptist faith and attended Accokeek First Baptist Church.
Pallbearers: Kevin Dwyer, Jr., David Rice, Brian Dwyer, Jr., Patrick Dwyer, Andrew Lincoln, Jr., and Michael Mulligan, Jr.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Monday, December 20, 2021 at 10 AM until time of funeral service at 12 noon. Internment Trinity Memorial Gardens, Waldorf, Maryland.