A service of celebration for Mrs. Allison will be held Sunday, March 23, 2014 at 2 p.m. at Hunter Funeral Home with the Rev. Ed Pugh officiating. A committal service will follow at the Good Hope United Methodist Church Cemetery.
Mrs. Allison, of Watertown, died Monday evening, March 17, 2014 at Hearthside at Castle Heights in Lebanon.
Born in Bremen, Germany, she was the daughter of the late Heinrick and Helena Roll Meyer. She was preceded in death by her husband, Marvin Campbell Allison, on June 1, 2002; her brother, Franz Meyer; and sisters, Charlotte, Hedda, Arga and Helen.
Maria was a member of Good Hope United Methodist Church and a homemaker.
She is survived by a son, Michael Allison; daughter, Michele Hyatt; granddaughter, Laurel Elizabeth Hyatt, all of California; nieces, Christa Wulf, of Paffenholz, Germany, Diana Stockdale, of Utah, Erika Mittermeier, of Ohio, Rosemarie Hansen, of Texas; nephews, Bob Sherrod, of Utah, Dennis Meyer, of Germany; numerous great- and great-great-nieces and nephews.
In lieu of flowers the family requests that memorials be made to Good Hope United Methodist Church.
Hunter Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements, 615-237-9318, hunterfuneral.com.