Sarah Allison, age 35, Sturgis, S.D., died Saturday, April 27, 2013, at the Sturgis Regional Hospital.
Sarah Ann Allison was born October 24, 1977, at Brookings, the daughter of Gary and Terri (Pierce) Allison. She lived a short time with her parents at Brookings before moving to Clear Lake. In 1984, she moved with her family to the Wall area. In December 1985, Sarah moved to Deadwood where she was enrolled in Black Hills Special Services Cooperative. She lived in various places in and around the Black Hills. In 1999, she moved to Sturgis, still with BHSS, and resided there until her death on April 27, 2013.
Survivors include her parents, Gary and Terri Allison, Creighton; her brother, Clint Allison (Wendy Eisenbraun), Quinn; her maternal grandmother, Jean Pierce, Volga; paternal grandparents, Lynn and Arlene Allison, Brookings; several aunts, uncles, and cousins; and her peers, staff and support team at BHSS.
Sarah was preceded in death by her maternal grandfather, Vernon Pierce, Jr., and an uncle, Greg Pierce.
Visitation will be held two hours preceding the services on Friday.
Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Friday, May 3, at the Wall Community Center, with Pastor Ron Burtz officiating.
Graveside services will be held 2:30 CDT Saturday, May 4, at the Hillcrest Cemetery in Estelline.
Arrangements are with the Rush Funeral Chapel of Wall.
Her online guestbook is available at www.rushfuneralhome.com