September 29, 2009
Olive B. Allan, 96, of Fulton, died Tuesday at The Terrace of Woodlands in Rome. Born and raised in Fulton, Olive enjoyed residence in multiple locales including Syracuse, Maine, California and Quebec until she and her husband returned to Fulton following his retirement. She was a member of the First United Methodist Church in Fulton. Olive was a volunteer at A.L. Lee Memorial Hospital in Fulton where she was also a member of the hospital auxiliary. Olive was a beloved wife, mother and grandmother. She was predeceased by her husband, John H. Allan, who died in 1992; sisters, Helen Currier, Ruth Allard and Victoria Carpenter; brothers, Frank and Andrew Black. Surviving: daughter, Cynthia L. (Armen) Roubian of Rome; sons, Michael J. (Kathy) Allan of Watertown and Jon A. (Mary) Allan of Burke, VA; three granddaughters, Julie Allan of Charleston, SC, Susan Roubian of Salt Lake City, UT and Cheryl Roubian of New York City; several nieces and nephews.Ã‚Â Funeral services are 10 a.m. Saturday at the First United Methodist Church, 1408 State Route 176, Fulton. Burial will be at Mt. Adnah Cemetery, Fulton. Calling hours are 4 to 7 p.m. Friday at Foster Funeral Home, 910 Fay Street, Fulton. In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to the Rescue Mission, 155 Gifford Street, Syracuse, 13202 or to Hospice and Palliative Care Inc., 4277 Middlesettlement Road, New Hartford, 13413.