In Memory

Vonn Allen


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01/10/11 09:58 PM #1    

Carol Conyers (Broadnax)

Vonn will always hold a special place in my heart.  I remember him like it was yesterday and I can see him on the basketball court scoring points.  He would always ask me who was I going for in different basketball championship.  He is truly missed.



01/12/11 02:37 PM #2    

Marcus Williams

I think often what could have been with such a gifted young man. I met Vonn in 3rd,4th grade at Sacred Heart Cathedral. We would suit up in his back yard for football, and basketball. He was a fierce competitor even back then. He also fought the disease that ultimately cost him his life the same way. During his illness I must admit my ignorance of its critical effects. When we were together he never complained about the disease; just his inability to do all he wanted. There were things left unsaid, but probably because I wanted desperately to do something for him, but was helpless. He touched many lives, he taught me to take some chances, give your all, and I am truly the better for it! God bless you "friend". 

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