Nancy J. McAllister

Mrs. Nancy J. (Hoff) McAllister, 65, of Amherst, MA, and Sarasota, FL, passed away unexpectedly at her home in Florida with her loving husband, Robert W. McAllister, of 24 years and daughter at her side on February 19, 2014. Born in Gloversville, NY, she was the daughter of Shirley (Tyrrell) and Albert W. Hoff. She was a graduate of Mayfield High School in 1966.

She is survived by her daughter, Beth (Ron) Podsiadlo; their children, Victoria and Amanda; her son, Matthew (Colleen) Henry; their children, Kyle and Logan; her stepdaughter, Gretchen (Rob) Archambault; their children Neris and Tighe; and her stepson, Robert (Mariela) McAllister and their son Robbie.

She is also survived by her beloved mother, Shirley Hoff; and siblings, Dawn (Robert) Berry, Richard (Linda) Hoff, Cheryl (Doug) Bauman, Evelyn (Robert) Procita, Mike (Janet) Hoff and Barbara (David) Wager, along with numerous nieces and nephews.

A memorial will be held on March 15, 2014, at 10 a.m. at the South Congregational Church, 1066 So. East St., Amherst, MA.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Autism Speaks Foundation.