Allison May Sturm passed away peacefully on April 13, 2021 at the age of 88. She was born in Youngstown, OH, the daughter of the late Eleanore & Ivan Smith. Allison was preceded in death by her loving husband of 23 years Raymond L. Sturm, her daughter Mary Heitzman, & sister Arden Farragher (William). Allison is the beloved sister of Ann Sifers (the late Col. Samuel Sifers) & Ivan Smith (late Jesse Smith). She is survived by her children Kimberly Harris, Linda Holden (Mark), & Jonathan Harris (Laura). She is the proud grandmother to Benjamin Heitzman (Melissa), Eli Heitzman (Christy), Emily Dauner (Andy), Jacob Holden (Margaret), Maxwell Holden (Amy), Samantha Harris, Jack Harris, & Benjamin Harris. She was stepmother to Fred Sturm (Debbie), Nathan Sturm (Lisa), Miriam Sturm (Pat) & the late Paul Sturm (Chris). Allison was the cherished aunt to many nieces and nephews.
Allison is a graduate of Ohio University and proud Alumni of Alpha Xi Delta Sorority. She retired from Bethesda Hospital as an Accounts Coordinator. She enjoyed painting, gardening, antique restoration, and raising dachshunds. Her strongest passion was spending time with her grandchildren. She was the happiest when she was surrounded by them. Allison was a faithful member of the Episcopal Church and Community. She had a wonderful sense of humor, a quick wit, and the ability to overcome many life challenges. She will be dearly missed by friends and family.
Allison will have a visitation on April 19th at the Norman Chapel of Spring Grove Cemetery (4521 Spring Grove Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45232) at 12:30pm. Her funeral service will begin at 1:30pm, after which she will be buried. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in Allison's name may be made to Episcopal Retirement Services or Hospice of Cincinnati.
|Visitation||Norman Chapel of Spring Grove Cemetery 4521 Spring Grove Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45232||April 19, 2021||12:30 pm - 1:30 pm||Directions|
|Funeral Service||Norman Chapel of Spring Grove Cemetery 4521 Spring Grove Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45232||April 19, 2021||1:30 pm - 2:30 pm||Directions|
|Burial||Spring Grove Cemetery 4521 Spring Grove Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45232||April 19, 2021||2:30 pm||Directions|