Edward T. Allen

April 14, 1941June 11, 2018

Edward T. Allen age 77 of Sarasota, FL passed away Monday, June 11, 2018 at New Lebanon Center in New Lebanon, OH. He was preceded in death by his beloved wife, Taralee Allen; and parents, Margaret D. and Edward W. Allen. Ed is survived by his son David J. Forsythe and daughter-in-law Rhonda Stolz-Vose of Englewood, OH; daughter, Michelle M. Wiggins; granddaughter, Melanie Wiggins; best friend, Jean Choby of Sarasota, FL; and his dog and "little buddy" Shaq. Ed served in the U.S. Navy from 1959 to 1963. He received an honorable discharge at the end of his service. He was an avid bowler, muscle car enthusiast, and keen pool player. Ed won several awards for his pro-quality bowling and car shows with his Mustangs. Above all else, he was a dedicated family man. Ed was extremely generous and compassionate; he was selfless and always willing to help others. Edward's final resting place will be at Hillsboro Memorial Funeral Home and Memorial Gardens in Brandon, FL. Memories and condolences can be shared at


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