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John ‘Ed’ Allison



STREATOR — John “Ed” Allison, 53, of Streator, passed away Wednesday evening, April 25, at his home.

Visitation will be from noon to 3 p.m. Thursday, May 3, at Winterrowd Funeral Home. Funeral services will be at 3 p.m. Thursday 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 Nov. 5, 1964, in Streator, to John E. and Eleanore “Jean” (Zebell) Allison.

Surviving are his wife of 38 years, Sidnee Libby, of Streator; and son, MMA3\SS Brett (Brittany Stewart) Allison, of Hawaii, in the U.S. 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; brother-in-law, Peep (Theresa Bunch) Libby, of Streator; and several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents; stepparents, 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”

Winterrowd Funeral Home

305 S. Park St., Streator, IL 61364


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