Helen Louise Alison, 83, died Monday, Nov. 24, 2013, in Woodstock.
She was born in Danville, to Leslie and Irma Carter.
Survivors include her husband, Mark W. Alison; a son, Stewart L. Alison (Katie Borntreger); a daughter, Celeste A. (Sean) Heather; grandchildren, J. Justin Alison and William S. Heather; and a sister, Catherine A. Carter.
A private service was held. A celebration of her life is planned for Jan. 18, 2014.
Memorial gifts can be made to Rush University Medical Center for Parkinson’s Research, Rush University Medical Center, 1700 W. Van Buren, Suite 250, Chicago, IL 60612.