POTTSBORO – Pauline Margurite Allison, 96, passed away Saturday, April 20, 2013 at Nanaw's Place in Denison, Texas.|
Pauline was born on Wednesday, July 19, 1916 in Hubbard, Texas to Jens and Emma (Snarvold Jensen) Johansen. She was one of 13 children, having six brothers and six sisters. She was a bookkeeper and a member of Trinity Lutheran Church in Sherman. She married Robert E. Allison on Friday, Aug. 14, 1953 in Corpus Christi, Texas.
She was preceded in death by her husband Robert E. Allison and her parents; her siblings and six nieces and nephews.
She is survived by son Melvin Allison and wife Martha of Denison, daughter Lou Ellen Spencer of Longview, grandchildren, Della Jo Pesta, Gena Hunter, Lark Allison, Cathy Allison, Melvin H. Allison Jr., Clark Spencer, Mike Spencer, Susanne Hill; many great grandchildren; nieces and nephews: Lynda (Countant) Chiles and husband Jim, Evelyn (Ronning) Goodgal, Vivian (Hassel) Wines, Venita (Hassel) McCarley, Betty Jo (Hassel) Nolentubby, Owen Ray Hassel, John Johansen, Carl Johansen, Betty Johansen, Mickey Jan Johansen, Beverly (Johansen) Dyer, James Johansen, Royce Johansen, Emma (Rountree) Shaw, Jacquelyn (Bittner) Donhue, Carol (Bittner) Altemus, David Combest.
Family visitation will be one hour before the service at Trinity Lutheran Church.
Funeral Services will be 11 a.m., Thursday, April 25, 2013 at Trinity Lutheran Church in Sherman with Rev. Craig Sturm officiating.
A reception will be hosted by the women of Trinity Lutheran Church immediately following the 11 a.m. service.
Burial will follow at 2:30 p.m., in Hillcrest Cemetery in Dallas.
Personal condolences may be sent to www.bratcherfuneralhome.com.
Published in The Herald Democrat on Apr. 24, 2013