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James Leicester "Les" Allison
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Birth: Feb. 6, 1924
Kent
Portage County
Ohio, USA
Death: Mar. 12, 2001
Ravenna
Portage County
Ohio, USA

From contributor Ralph Hammond Green:
"J. Leicester "Les" Allison, 77, of East Main Street, Ravenna, died Monday, March 12, 2001, at his home. Born Feb. 6, 1924 in Kent, he was the son of Richard and Ivy J. (Smith) Allison. Mr. Allison was a machinist for Allen Aircraft Co. in Ravenna for many years. A U.S. Army Air Corps veteran of World War II, he was a member of the Kent American Legion. He enjoyed fishing. Survivors include his sister, Betty (Louis) Monaco of Brady Lake. His brother, Richard, died in 1980. Memorial services will be held at 3 p.m. Sunday at Lake Brady United Methodist Church in Brady Lake, with the Rev. Edward P. Peterson officiating. The family will receive friends immediately following the service at the church. Private burial will be in Standing Rock Cemetery in Kent. Bissler & Sons Funeral Home in Kent is handling the arrangements. Memorials may be made to Lake Brady United Methodist Church, 1995 Brady Lake Road, Kent, 44240."

From Find A Grave contributor Diane Finlinson Miller : http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=mr&MRid=47733186
Father : Richard Allison # 98085576
Mother : Ivy Allison # 98086185

Ohio, Deaths, 1908-1932, 1938-2007 about James Leicester Allison
Name: James Leicester Allison
Birth Date: 6 Feb 1924
Birth City: Kent
Birth County: Portage
Birth State: Ohio
Birth Country: United States
Gender: Male
Race: White
Hispanic Origin: Not Hispanic (Latino)
Residence City: Ravenna
Residence County: Portage
Residence State: Ohio
Residence Zip Code: 44266
Residence Country: United States
Death Date: 12 Mar 2001
Death Time: 06:49 PM
Hospital of Death: Home
County of Death: Portage
Certificate: 023326
Age at Death: 77
Registrar's Certificate Number: 00082
Certifier: Coroner
Referred to Coroner: Referred to Coroner
Autopsy: No Autopsy performed
Method of Disposition: Cremation
Filing Date: 14 Mar 2001
Hospital Status: Other/Residence
Injury in Ohio: Yes
Type Place of Injury: Unspecified Place
County of Injury: Portage
Social Security Number: 301-18-1425
Father's Surname: Allison
Mother's Maiden Name: Smith
Marital Status: Never Married (Single)
Education: 12
Armed Forces Indicator: Yes
Branch of Service: Army Air Corp
Industry of Decedent: Aircraft and parts
Occupation of Decedent: Machinists
Primary Registration District: 6700

1930 Census, Franklin, Portage, Ohio
Allison, Richard D., 36, b. Penn
-, Ivy, 28, b. NY
-, Richard D., Jr., 11, b. Ohio
-, Betty, 8, b. Ohio
-, James, 6, b. Ohio

1940 Census, Franklin Twp, Portage, Ohio
Allison, Richard, 46, b. Penn
-, Ivy H., 40, b. NY
-, Richard, 22, b. Ohio
-, Leicester, 16, b. Ohio

Enlistment
James L. Allison, 30 Jan 1943, Cleveland Ohio 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Richard DeWitt Allison (1894 - 1959)
  Ivy H. Smith Allison (1900 - 1977)
 
 Siblings:
  Richard D. Allison (1919 - 1980)*
  Betty Eldora Allison Monaco (1922 - 2007)*
  James Leicester Allison (1924 - 2001)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Standing Rock Cemetery
Kent
Portage County
Ohio, USA
Plot: Section 7
 
Maintained by: Janice
Originally Created by: Lee Shade
Record added: Oct 01, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 98091189
James Leicester Les Allison
Added by: Lee Shade
 
James Leicester Les Allison
Added by: Lee Shade
 
James Leicester Les Allison
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- Diane Finlinson Miller
 Added: Feb. 13, 2014
 
 
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