Allen Ray Coutermash, a resident of Darien, died on Saturday, Nov. 22 at Norwalk Hospital in Norwalk. Born on Sept. 16, 1989 in Stamford, he was the son of Shawn Bray of Weston and the late Ray Allen Coutermash who died in 2006. He was 25.

Mr. Coutermash spent his life living in Darien and Westport and graduated from Staples High School. He received an associate degree from Lincoln Technical Institute in Hamden. Mr. Coutermash was excited about his acceptance into the U. S. Navy. He will be missed by all who knew him.

Besides his mother, he is survived by his sister, Amber Coutermash of Norwalk. Mr. Coutermash is also survived by his grandparents, Gene E. Bray of Idaho, Irene E. Jerue of Sarasota, Florida and Pat Coutermash of Darien; and five uncles and three aunts. He was predeceased by his grandfather, Allen Ray Coutermash in 1998.

The family will receive friends at the Edward Lawrence Funeral Home, 2119 Post Road, Darien on Friday, Nov. 28 from 4 to 8 p.m. A Funeral Service will be held on Saturday, Nov. 29 at 10 a.m. at the Noroton Presbyterian Church, 2011 Post Road, Darien. Burial will follow at Spring Grove Cemetery, Darien.

Memorial donations may be made to Wounded Warrior Project, P. O. Box 758517, Topeka, KS 66675.

— by The Darien Times