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Obituary for Dwayne L. Allen Jr.

Dwayne L. Allen, Jr., devoted husband for 59 years to Peggy (Harrington) Allen, of Raymond Street, Westerly, passed away on Wednesday, January 24, 2024.

Born in Westerly, he was the son of the late Estelle and Dwayne L. Allen, Sr.

Dwayne worked as a Plant Manager for The Moore Company for many years until his retirement. He was a 60-year member of the Westerly Ambulance Corps and was also Facility Manager for the Dunns Corners Fire Department for 40 years. He enjoyed weightlifting at the YMCA where he won many competitions.

Dwayne was a loving and doting husband, father and grandfather. He will be deeply missed by his wife Peggy; three children, Scott Allen, Michele Moore and husband Brian and Todd Allen and wife Joy, all of Westerly; seven grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. He was predeceased by his brother Edward Allen.

Family and friends are invited to attend visiting hours on Friday, Jan. 26th from 4-7pm at Gaffney-Dolan Funeral Home, 59 Spruce St., Westerly. Funeral service and burial will be private. For online condolences please visit