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John "Ed" E. Allison

John “Ed”  Allison, 53 of Streator passed away Wednesday evening (April 25th) at his home.

Visitation will be held Thursday from 12 – 3 PM at the Winterrowd Funeral Home.  Funeral services will be held Thursday at 3 PM at the funeral home.  Burial will be in Hillcrest Memorial Park.

Serving as pallbearers will be Craig and Jason Piesker, Peep Libby, Matt Goetz, Coby Murphy and Blake Strubble.

Ed was born on November 5, 1964 in Streator to John E. and Eleanore “Jean” (Zebell) Allison.

Surviving is his wife of 38 years Sidnee Libby of Streator and son MMA3\SS Brett (Brittany Stewart) Allison of Hawaii in the US Navy and his cat “Bubbas” .  Also surviving are siblings Sherry (Craig) Piesker of Streator, Richard Allison of Streator, Don Brunson of Arkansas, Jennifer Brunson of Arizona and Mindy (Roberto) Espindola of Arkansas, mother-in-law Karen Libby of Streator, sisters-in-law Sarah Libby of Streator, Stephanie (Greg) Goetz of Streator and Sherry (Brady Yuhas) Libby of Streator and brother-in-law Peep (Theresa Bunch) Libby of Streator and several nieces and nephews.

He is preceded in death by his parents and step parents Jeannine Allison and Earl Paxton and a sister Kathy Allison.

Ed graduated from Streator High School in 1982 and was formerly employed at Hixon Lumber in Streator until his illness.  He enjoyed Harley Davidson motorcycles, drawing and listening to music.

Memorials may be made to his family.

“Ride in Peace Eddie Mota”

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I'm so sorry for your loss, Sid. I love you! He will be greatly missed and always in your heart.

Brittany Clark (Worby) May 3 2018 12:00 AM

To the Allison Family, my deepest condolences to you all.

Terry Keith ( TK) May 3 2018 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of John "Ed" Allison

Annette Barry May 2 2018 12:00 AM

You will be sadly missed by many my cousin..my deepest condolences to your wife and son Brett..I have many fond memories of you!

Debbie Zebell Johnson May 1 2018 12:00 AM

You will be missed by so many. Sending love and prayers to all the family.

becky flanagan (Zebell ) May 1 2018 12:00 AM

Thoughts and prayers to the family

Tracie Vietti May 1 2018 12:00 AM