SALEM – Jerry Wayne Allison, age 80, died at 7:00 a.m. Monday, June 24, 2019 at Rose Lane Nursing and Rehabilitation in Massillon. He was born January 8, 1939 in East Liverpool, the son of the late George W. and Julia (McCown) Allison.
Jerry worked 20 years as grounds superintendent at the Lee Win Golf Course, owned by his family. He was Methodist by faith and served in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War. Jerry served on the Damascus Volunteer Fire Department for 38 years. He was a former member of the Tri-County 4-Wheelers, Columbiana County Horseman’s Assoc. and American Red Cross Instructor.
Survivors include his wife, Carole (Shone) Allison whom he married May 27, 2005; a step-son, John (Kim) Stein III of Lawrenceburg, KY; three step-daughters, Jennifer (Dan) Peterson of Seville, Caron (Robert) Ridzon of New Waterford, and Tara Stein of Lisbon; four step-grandchildren; five step-greatgrandchildren and a half-brother, James Allison of Racine, WI.
Besides his parents, a sister, Ann Quinlin and his stepfather, Edwin E. Altomare also preceded him in death.
A memorial service will be held at 3:00 p.m. Saturday, June 29, 2019 at Stark Memorial Funeral Home with Rev. Aimee Raymond officiating. Calling hours will be held from 1:00-3:00 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home. Interment will be at Columbiana Cemetery at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Damascus Volunteer Fire Department, P.O. Box 356, Damascus, OH 44619.
Damascus Volunteer Fire Department
P.O. Box 356, Damascus OH 44619