On Sept. 29, Arthur “Art” Errol Allinson at his home in Owings Mills, surrounded by family, after celebrating his 83rd birthday on Sept. 26. He is survived by wife Mary Allinson (née Harrington); children Matthew Jacob (Jennifer Marla) Allinson and Sarah Beth Allinson (fiancé John James Pettey); brother Dr. Robert (Irene) Allinson of California; and granddaughter Sienna Jade Allinson. He was predeceased by parents Dr. Carl and Gertrude Allinson (née Rosen). He was born in Chicago and spent most of his childhood in New Haven, Conn. He earned a bachelor of arts in psychology at Southern Illinois University and then completed his master’s in clinical psychology at Bradley University in Peoria, Ill., followed by a one-year internship at a state hospital. His career included working at psychiatric hospitals and clinics in Wisconsin, Idaho, Louisiana and Baltimore. After retirement from his first career, he managed his small farm in Owings Mills.
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