The Daily Item, Sunbury, PA

October 31, 2013

Margaret J. Allman, 86, Millersburg

The Daily Item

— MILLERSBURG — Margaret J. Allman, 86, of Millersburg, passed away on Thursday, Oct. 31, 2013, at the Manor at Susquehanna Village.

She was born in Lykens, a daughter of the late Roy and Isabelle (McCammon) Ibberson. She was married to the late William H. Allman Jr. for 68 years.

She completed high school in 1945 but did not receive her diploma until 2010.

Margaret was a World War II bride, a homemaker, a loving mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and was anticipating the birth of a great-great-grandchild.

She enjoyed playing bingo and an occasional lottery ticket.

She is survived by one son, Billy Allman (Robey), of Millersburg; two daughters, Barbara Duplessie, of Millersburg, and Peggy Gerdy, of Riverside; grandchildren, Stacey, Kim (Bert), Brandy (Tony), Tammy (Curt), Michael (Lara), Matthew (Bethany) and Sara; great-grandchildren, Ashton (Colby), Korie, Katie, Ty, Mitchell, Aspen, Brett (Laura), Trent (Keri), Annie, Meghan, Morgan and Hunter; and a sister, Eleanor Fasnacht, of Elizabethville.

She was preceded in death by a son, Randy; two son-in-laws, Jim and Gordon; and two brothers, Dean and Roy Jr.

There will be a graveside service at Indiantown Gap National Cemetery, where Margaret will rejoin her husband, William. The service will be held at the convenience of the family.

Donations in Margaret’s memory may be made to the donor’s church or favorite charity.

Arrangements are by the Hoover-Boyer Funeral Home, Millersburg. To sign the guestbook, go to