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Beverly J. Allison

June 9, 1932 ~ April 22, 2021 (age 88)


Beverly J. Allison, 88, of East Moline, passed away on Thursday, April 22, 2021 at Illini Restorative Care, Silvis. A Mass of Christian Burial will be 12 pm, Tuesday at St. Pius X Catholic Church, Rock Island. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service at the church. Memorials may be made to the Diabetes Foundation. Burial will be in the Rock Island National Cemetery. Wheelan-Pressly Funeral Home and Crematory, Rock Island is assisting the family.

Beverly was born on June 9, 1932 in Rock Island, a daughter of Austin and Gladys (Walker) Bower. She married Duane Allison on April 29, 1950 in Rock Island. Mrs. Allison worked at the Rock Island Arsenal as a computer analyst for 25 years, retiring in 1987. She was a former member of St. Pius X Catholic Church. Beverly enjoyed sewing, arts and crafts, cookbooks and music.

Survivors include her husband, Duane; children, Marcia (Stephen) Park, Rock Island, Martin Allison, Kennesaw, Georgia, and Scott Allison, East Moline; grandchildren, Joshua (Brandie) Park, David (Holly) Park and Eryn (Michael) Parks; and eight great grandchildren.

Beverly was preceded in death by her parents; and a sister, Bonnie Ingold.

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April 27, 2021

11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
St Pius X Catholic Church (Rock Island)

Mass of Christian Burial
April 27, 2021

12:00 PM
St Pius X Catholic Church (Rock Island)


Rock Island National Cemetery
Bldg 118, Rock Island Arsenal
Rock Island, IL 61201

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