CW2 Russell "Russ" D. Allison was a potential VHPA member who died after his tour in Vietnam on 09/18/2015 at the age of 72.7 from Cancer
Lakeland, FL
Flight Class 70-3
Date of Birth 01/01/1943
Served in the U.S. Army
This information was provided by Sammie Williams

More detail on this person: Russell 'Russ' Allison, 72, passed away September 18, 2015. Mr. Allison was born in Otterbein, IN on January 1, 1943, to the late Earl and Violet Allison. He retired from the U.S. Army after serving in Vietnam as a CW3 helicopter pilot. He later worked for the Polk County Water Department. He enjoyed fishing, bowling, cooking and dining out with his wife in his spare time.

Mr. Allison was preceded in death by his daughter, Mary Ann Allison and brother, Wendall Allison. He is survived by his wife of 42 years, Annie Ang Allison; daughter, Julieann Allison; brothers, Ronnie (Martha) Allison and Paul (Sue) Allison; sisters, Rita (Glen) Forrest and Dorothy Ross; grandchild, Adrian Allison.

A visitation will be held Monday from 6-8pm at Gentry Morrison Southside Chapel, 1727 Bartow Rd., Lakeland. Funeral services and burial will be conducted in Potomac, IL. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Assistance in Healthcare (Cancer Treatment of America) - Att: Carol Lulinski, 2520 Elisha Ave. Zion, IL 60099.

Published in Ledger from Sept. 20 to Sept. 21, 2015

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