Allan Neil Rolli
age 59 of Dover, died Saturday, Nov. 10, 2012, in Schoenbrunn Health Care Center at New Philadelphia following a brief illness. A son of the late Neil R. and Marjorie J. (Norman) Rolli, Allan was born at Coshocton, Ohio on Jan. 7, 1953. He was a graduate of the former Indian Valley North High School. Following high school, Allan served his country for three years as a member of the United States Air Force where he was assigned as a Heating Systems Specialist and Furnace Operator. Upon his discharge, he spent a number of years as a truck driver and prior to his illness was employed by Mid Ohio Contracting, Inc. Allan was a member of the Dover Eagles, Dover Moose and the New Philadelphia VFW. In his free time he enjoyed riding his Harley, hunting, fishing and spending time with friends.
Survivors include his children, Neil Allan Rolli and Maria Daniel Rolli; a sister, Susan Kirtley of Dover; his companion, Helen Lambros of Dover; three nieces, Stacy (fiance, Dwyane) Laughlin, Blair Elizabeth (Sean) Lee, and Gina Rolli; a nephew, Jack Ross; and several grandchildren. In addition to his parents, Allan was preceded in death by a brother, Val Kevin Rolli.
A graveside service led by Rev. Hugh B. Berry will be held at 11 a.m. on Thursday, Nov. 15, 2012 in the East Avenue Cemetery at New Philadelphia where members of the Carl C. Stoller Post 1445 of the New Philadelphia VFW will render military honors. In keeping with Allan's wishes, there will be no public visitation prior to services. To send the family a personal condolence or light a candle in Allan's name all are invited to visit his permanent memorial located on the funeral home's website. Memorial contributions in Allan's name may be directed to Crossroads Hospice, 3743 Boettler Oaks Drive, Suite E, Green, OH 44685.
Published in The Times Reporter on Nov. 13, 2012