Jacob Merit Allen, 31,of Beltsville, MD passed away in Chesapeake Beach, MD on June 10, 2018. Jacob was born in Clinton, MD to the late Charlie and Constance L. Mahaffey Allen. He had lived in Southern Maryland for most of his life. Jacob was employed as an electrician with Helix Electric and he enjoyed socializing with friends. Jacob is survived by his sisters, Janet Allen and her husband, Ralph Fierro of Dunkirk, MD, Jeannie Allen of San Diego, CA and Kathy Gateau of La Plata, MD and two nephews, Conner and Christian Fierro. Memorial contributions may be made to The Salvation Army, 3304 Kenilworth Avenue, Hyattsville, MD 20781 or by calling 202-756-2600. Please designate donations to ARC.