Allen Dwane Welch, age 18, of Hancock, Md., passed away in the early morning of Friday, September 6, 2019, as the result of an automobile accident in Allegany County, Md.
Born January 22, 2001, he was the son of David and Jennifer Gorka.
Allen had such an infectious smile, and an inner light that made others gravitate towards him. He will truly be missed. His death is a huge loss to anyone who may have known him. We know we are truly grateful for the time that we had with him.
In addition to his parents, Allen is survived by his siblings, Rhiannon and Damien Welch, Rebekah, Samantha, Christina, and Halee.
He was preceded in death by his brother, Cody.
There are to be no services, and his burial will be at the convenience of the family.
Arrangements were entrusted to the Grove Funeral Home, in Hancock, and online condolences will be accepted at www.grovefh.com