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“Sorry for your lost.Act: 25:15 ”
1 of 12 | Posted by: Dee B - Richmond, VA

“Dunkin will be missed very much but his spirit will always be with all of his friends and family. He is a very strong man and fought a valient fight....Read More »
2 of 12 | Posted by: Sue Weaver - Wilmington, DE

“Lisa....I am so sorry for your loss. May your grief be short and your memory long. ”
3 of 12 | Posted by: Carin Gannon - New Castle, DE

“My deepest sympathy goes out to the family. May you find much comfort from our God of comfort during this difficult time (Act 24:15) ”
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“Cherie, Brittany, and Brandon- thinking of you and your family, sending love and prayers. Cherie, you've been through so much and always still find...Read More »
6 of 12 | Posted by: Tammy Smith - Clayton, DE

“All my love in this time to all the family. Heaven has gained another angel to watch over all of us. Cherie let me know if you need anything. ”
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9 of 12 | Posted by: Terri Robinson - Wilmington, DE

“May his light always shine bright!! ”
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“My condolences to the family. May you find comfort in prayer 1 Thess 5:17 ”
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Donald "Dunkin" Ray Allred Jr., 48, of Claymont, Delaware was reunited with his mom, aunt and grandparents on Sunday, September 25, 2016 after a long well-fought battle with lung cancer.

Donald was born December 7, 1967 in Wilmington, Delaware to Mary (Clark) Hickey and Donald Allred. He attended Brandywine High School and received his diploma from Greensburg High School. At age 18, Donald joined the United States Army where he served honorably as a Fighting Vehicle Infantryman, earning his sharp shooter badge. In June of 2000, he and his fiancée welcomed into the world their twin girls, who became the light of their lives. On June 17, 2006 he married Lisa Mitchell. Donald worked as a union ironworker by trade for many years at Crescent Iron Works Local 502. He was an avid Philadelphia Eagles and Phillies fan, and enjoyed fishing. He enjoyed spending time out on the water in his boat, watching NASCAR races and spending time with family. Donald always enjoyed helping friends and family with any type of ironwork, electricity or carpentry work around the house.

Donald is survived by his wife Lisa of 10 years; daughters, Elizabeth Louise and Alexandra MacKenzie Allred; father, Donald Allred; brother, Michael (Jennifer) Allred; sister, Cherie Allred; and many loving aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins.

Special thanks to Seasons Hospice of Wilmington for their loving care and support. Also, thanks to the Gebhart Funeral Home in Claymont, Delaware.

A visitation will be held on Monday, October 3, 2016 from 5:30pm -7:00pm at Gebhart Funeral Home, 3401 Philadelphia Pike, Claymont, DE 19703. A Life Celebration will be held on Tuesday, October 4, 2016 at 1pm at the funeral home. Burial will be private.

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