Obituary of Allison King
Allison A. King “Allie”, 31, of Ballston Spa, NY, died suddenly in a tragic car accident on Saturday, October 6, 2018 with her three sisters Abigail Jackson, Mary Dyson, and Amy Steenburg as well as her brothers-in-law Adam Jackson, Axel Steenburg, Robert Dyson, and several other friends.
She was born on June 17, 1987, in Plattsburgh, NY to Linda and Thomas King and was a graduate of the Greater Amsterdam School District, during High School Allie was a softball player for the Amsterdam Ally Cats. She was a graduate of Plattsburgh State University with a degree in Communications, going on to work for Hill and Markes as a customer service representative. Allie and her fiancé Brian had two dogs, Bowie and Bear who were her “boys”, they were extensive organic gardeners and enjoyed raising chickens and ducks on their homestead in Galway, NY.
Allie is survived by her fiancé Brian VonSchenk, her parents; Linda and Thomas King, two brothers; Christopher (Kerri) Schramm of Massapequa Park, NY, Thomas A (Bethany) King of Fultonville, NY, one sister; Jennifer (Floyd) Guerin of Chazy Lake, NY, nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, and cousins. She was preceded in death by her grandparents Adrian and Marie King of Dannemora, NY and Marie and George Janos of Milwaukee, WI, uncles Rick Janos, Steve King, aunt Betty King, cousin Gary King.
A Gathering for Family, Friends & The Community will be held on Friday, October 12, 2018 from 3 until 7p.m. at St. Stanislaus Roman Catholic Church, 50- 52 Cornell Street, Amsterdam, NY 12010. On Saturday, October 13, 2018, at 1 o’clock, A Mass of Christian Burial will be offered at the church. All are welcome to attend. Private burial will occur at the convenience of the family. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Archer and Elle Jackson, and Isaac Dyson for their futures.