Diane McAllister



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McAllister, Diane Rochester: Entered into the Lord’s care on Saturday, September 30, 2017. Predeceased by her parents, James and Sarah McAllister; her brother, Robert; sisters, Louise and Joyce. Survived by her Truelson and McAllister cousins; her Hauser and McAllister nephews, nieces, grand-nephews and nieces, great-grand nephews and nieces, who loved her and will miss her dearly. Special thanks to long-time friend, Joyce Mole for her constant care and support during Diane’s illnesses. A retired employee of Rochester Gas and Electric, Diane was an avid sportswoman and enjoyed all things outdoors. She had a lifelong love of music and made many dear friends singing in RG&E and barbershop choruses and quartets. She was fiercely devoted to her family and friends and still had lots of love to lavish on her animals. Friends may call Tuesday (Oct 3rd) 4-7 PM at Vay-Schleich & Meeson Funeral Home, 1075 Long Pond Road where Diane’s Prayer Service will follow at 7:00 PM. Her Funeral Mass will be celebrated Wednesday (Oct 4th) 9:30 AM at Our Mother of Sorrows Church. Interment Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. For more information or to sign Diane’s online guestbook, please visit Meesonfamily.com.


  1. Mary Ann Penlon on October 2, 2017 at 12:00 am

    Diane was such a cheery person. I know she just loved the family and especially the little ones. She was proud of everyone. My prayers are with you all.

  2. Karen and Larry Stewart on October 2, 2017 at 12:00 am

    Send thoughts and prayers in this difficult time. We only knew her a short time but loved her smiling and enthusiastic approach to life. Take solace in knowing she is at peace.

  3. Lucile Manahan on October 2, 2017 at 12:00 am

    Sorry to learn of another family member’s passing . My sincere sympathy to all remaining family .

  4. Loretta Marshall Parker on October 2, 2017 at 12:00 am

    Worked with Diane at RG&E. She was always one of my favorite people. So sorry to hear. My condolences.

  5. Gregory D Angus on October 3, 2017 at 12:00 am

    My condolences. Diane was always a pleasure to be around. I will remember her for her vibrant smile and kindness. She will always be with us, always in our thoughts, forever in our hearts.

  6. Joyanne Burrell on October 4, 2017 at 12:00 am

    A friend and co-worker at RG&E for many years .. Diane always had that winning smile for everyone who came into her life. We sang in company’s women’s choir and had many wonderful years in Sweet Adeline’s together. Good memories of a very sweet person I was fortunate to have know. Rest In Peace my dear soul.

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