Maggie Lou Allman Eye


Maggie Lou Allman Eye, 79, a resident of Parsons, passed from this life Monday, November 11, 2019 at her home. She had been in her usual health and death was unexpected.

Maggie was born Saturday, July 20, 1940, in Monterville, a daughter of the late Cline Allman and Ruth Simmons Allman. On June 24, 1967, in Painesville, OH, she was married to Ivan Eye, Jr. who survives. They had celebrated fifty-two years of marriage.

Also left to cherish Maggie’s memory are five children, Kathy Caranci and husband, Joey, of Painesville, OH, Bernie Long and wife, Lori, of Leroy, OH, Jane Lundstrom and husband, Rick, of Ohio, Michelle Alkire and husband, Eric, of Clarksburg, and Tommy Eye of Painesville, OH, one brother, Buck Allman of Canaan Valley, one sister, Wanda Burns of Sterling, VA, ten grandchildren, Gary Cooper and wife, Shasta of Ohio, Krystal Shaffer and husband, Noah of Painesville, OH, Tera Caranci of Painesville, OH, Makayla Long, Brandon Kehl, Jeremy Kehl, Mike Kehl, all of Leroy, OH, Ricky Lundstrom and wife, Erin, of Painesville, OH, Chase Alkire of Tucson, AZ, and Bryce Alkire of Clarksburg, twelve great grandchildren, one sister-in-law, Mary Allman of Eglon, one brother-in-law, Neil Kisamore, and several nieces and nephews.

Preceding Maggie in death besides her parents were two children, Gary Eye and Patricia Eye, three siblings, John Allman, Betty Kisamore, and Hib Allman, and one sister-in-law, Martha Allman.

Maggie attended the schools of Tucker County and was a homemaker. She enjoyed bowling, watching the wildlife from her living room window, and music by Elvis. She was a member of the Red Hatters Society.

Visitation was held at Hostetler Funeral Home on Saturday, November 16, 2019, from 3 until 5 p.m., the funeral hour. Rev James Snyder officiated and Maggie’s request for cremation was then be honored. The Hostetler Funeral Home was entrusted with the arrangements for Maggie Lou Allman Eye. Send online condolences to the family at