Frances L. Allison
June 23, 2009
Passed away Tuesday June 23, 2009. Age 74 years. Frances Louise Manchester was born November 29, 1934 in Midland, MI to Amos and Beatrice (Billingsley) Manchester. She married John Phillip Allison on February 13, 1965. He preceded her in death on July 11, 1986. Frances and her husband owned and operated Allison's bar in Hemlock, and Allison's Village Inn in Merrill. Surviving are four sons and two daughters, Bill (Betty) Allison, Michael Roy, Angela (James) Doyle, Mark (Shelly) Roy, Matt Roy, Tracey (Tom) Richnak; 17 grandchildren; 11 great grandchildren and many other loving family members and friends. Frances was preceded in death by her daughter Denise King, one brother Jack and one sister Virginia. Funeral service will take place 2PM Tuesday, July 7, at the Reitz Herzberg Funeral Home on S. Midland RD. Rev. Robert Richards will officiate with interment to follow at Zion Lutheran Cemetery. Friends and family are welcome to gather at the funeral home on Monday July 6 from 10AM to 4PM and 6PM to 8PM. Memorial envelopes are available at the funeral home. To send flowers or a remembrance gift to the family of Frances Allison, please visit our Tribute Store.