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Dorothy Louise (Hart) Allison

December 20, 1934 ~ July 23, 2018 (age 83)

Dorothy Louise Allison, 83, of Alpena passed away Monday, July 23, 2018, at her home.

Dorothy Louise Hart was born December 20, 1934 in Ft. Wayne, Indiana to the late Earl and Thalia (Knapp) Hart. On July 13, 1951, she married Charles Allison. He preceded her in death on March 5, 2013. They moved to Alpena in 1987. Dorothy worked and retired as a nurse at Alpena General Hospital. She was a faithful member and Deacon at First Presbyterian Church and volunteered at the Friendship Room, Habitat for Humanity, and the Alpena Free Clinic.

Surviving are her three children, C. Daniel (Cathy) Daniel Allison Jr., Laura Trainer, Greg (Eva) Allison; 7 grandchildren, Corey Allison, Carrie (Andrew) Miller, Brandon (Jenna) Trainer, Joshua Trainer, Allison Trainer, Milah Allison, Bailey Allison; 5 great grandchildren, Eva, Fredrick, Madilyn, Gregory, Xavier; brother, Earl Hart Jr.; sister-in-law, Carolyn Hart; and faithful companion, Sparkey.

Mrs. Allison was preceded in death by her infant sons, Paul Thomas, Neil LeRoy; foster son, Timothy Beitler; siblings, Caroline Helton, Mary Werstler, Violet Brunkhart, Robert Hart, LeRoy Hart.

Memorial visitation will take place on Friday at First Presbyterian Church from 3 p.m. until the memorial service at 5 p.m. with Rev. William J. Rayment officiating. Arrangements have been handled by the Bannan Funeral Home.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to First Presbyterian Church or the Friendship Room  

Donations may be made to:

First Presbyterian Church
1600 W. Chisholm Street, Alpena MI 49707
Tel: 1-989-354-3381

Friendship Room
PO Box 736, Alpena MI 49707