Kathryn McAllister
Kathryn McAllister
Kathryn McAllister

Obituary of Kathryn Lois McAllister

Wayland – Loon Lake – Kathryn Lois McAllister, “Katie” 26 years old passed away Saturday, April 6, 2024. Katie was born September 15, 1997 in Rochester the daughter of Patrick and Kimberly (Mulford) McAllister. She grew up in Wayland and was a 2014 graduate of Wayland Cohocton Central School. She most recently worked for Navient in Horseheads. Growing up on Loon Lake, Katie loved the water. Tubing, skiing and boating were her favorites! While in high school Katie was involved with cheerleading, swimming and 4H. Most recently, she was exploring her artistic ability by drawing and painting. Six years ago Katie gave birth to her son, Myles. Ever since his birth he has been the most important thing to her. Myles was her life. Playing together, hiking, going to Trampoline World, Chuck E. Cheese and going to the playground was what they loved to do. As Myles said “we didn’t watch too much tv or movies because we always played.” And not to be forgotten are all the goofy faces she would make. She is loved, will be missed and is at peace. Katie was pre-deceased by her grandparents, Robert and Lois McAllister and Lance Mulford; her aunt Anne DeWitt and uncle Thomas Stammen; and her cousin Molly Fitzgerald. Katie is survived by her son Myles; her mom and dad, Pat and Kim McAllister of Wayland; her brothers, Charn (Michelle and their son Xander) McAllister of AZ and Cass McAllister (Marissa Loniewski) of Buffalo and her sister Maggie McAllister (Ashton Scott) of Rochester; her grandmother, Lois Mulford of Dansville; aunts and uncles, Linnie (Rich) Regan, Mary (Fred) Nijhout, Bob (Lynnette) McAllister, Peggy (Jim) McLoughlin, Dean DeWitt, Jo Ellen Stammen, Lisa (Ed) Clark, Cathy Fitzgerald and Tracy (Dan) Trotter, Jim (Lori) Mulford and Jeff (Melinda) Mulford; along with numerous cousins. Katie’s family and friends may call Friday, April 12, 2024 at St. George-Forsythe Funeral Home, 109 West Naples St., Wayland. Katie’s funeral service will be held on Saturday, April 13, 2024 at 11am at the funeral home. Interment will be at St. Joseph’s Cemetery in Wayland. Contributions in memory of Katie L. McAllister may be made to one of the following, UR Medicine – Noyes Mental Health Clinic, 9221 Robert Hart Dr., Dansville, NY 14437 or to Steuben County Mental Health, 7454 Seneca Rd. N., Hornell, NY 14843 or Livingston County Mental Health, Livingston Co SNF, 4600 Millennium Dr., Geneseo, NY 14454.

Visitation / Calling Hours

Friday April 12, 2024 ~ 4-7pm ~ St. George-Forsythe Funeral Home

Funeral Service

Saturday April 13, 2024 ~ 11am ~ St. George-Forsythe Funeral Home


St. Joseph's Cemetery, Wayland
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