Obituary for Norman "Gene" Allison
Norman E. “Gene” Allison, 90 of York, died at his residence on February 6, 2018. He was the husband of the late Betty A. (Viands) Allison.
Born September 13, 1927 in York, PA, he was the son of the late Harry and Clara (Diehl) Allison.
Gene was a U.S. Merchant Marine veteran of WWII. He retired as a maintenance supervisor from York Shipley, following 40 years of employment. Gene was also a self-employed barber on North Hartley Street in York for many years. He was a member of Hawk Gunning Club and the Viking Athletic Association.
Gene is survived by a sister-in-law, Gloria Dickey and her husband Jim of Manchester, PA, a brother-in-law, Robert Viands and his wife Judy of York, PA, a niece, Nancy Wiley of Dover, PA and numerous other nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by a brother and a nephew.
At Gene's request, there will be no funeral service. A joint interment will be held in Mount Rose Cemetery with his wife Betty, who died February 4, 2018.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Hospice and Community Care, York Office, 224 St. Charles Way, York, PA 17402.
Arrangements by the Etzweiler Funeral Homes and Cremation Service, 1111 E. Market St. York, PA 17403.