John "Scotty" Allison, of Glendale passed away on November 8th 2012; at 87 years of age. Born in Springfield, Ma., Mr. Allison was a U.S. Navy veteran of WWII. Pre-deceased by his beloved wife, Kathleen in 2006; Mr. Allison is survived by his loving children Michele, Margaret & Jane and his beloved 5 grandchildren & 2 great-grandchildren. He was a longtime member of the Garrity Post #562 of the American Legion. Cremation will take place Wednesday, Nov. 14th at Fresh Pond Crematory. In Lieu of flowers, the family has requested donations be made to The Wounded Warrior Project.