Allison Marie Olmstead, 59, passed away peacefully on July 15th, 2021, at her home in Greenwich after a long battle with cancer. She was surrounded by her family and friends. Allison was born in Port Chester, NY on February 22nd, 1962, to Albert “Buddy” Carroll and Audrey Carroll.
Allison attended Julian Curtiss Elementary school, Western Middle School, and Greenwich High School, living her whole life in Greenwich. Allison worked for various departments within the Town of Greenwich for over 25 years. Most recently as an Administrative Assistant in the department of Zoning Enforcement. Allison was a member of St. Mary’s Church on Greenwich Avenue.
Allison is survived by her husband Wayne, and her son Taylor.
Allison was predeceased by her father Albert “Buddy” Carroll, her mother Audrey Carroll her aunt Delores Hanlon and brother Christopher Carroll.
Allison was very outgoing and full of life, she had a smile that would always light up the room. She loved making people laugh, being first to try to make someone smile. Allison was a dedicated wife, mother, and friend, as she loved being around family and friends constantly.
Allison loved the beach and being outdoors. She enjoyed listening to music and loved to dance. Allison was also very passionate about animals, as she always had one of her two golden retrievers by her side.
Allison will be remembered and missed by all who knew her.
A memorial service will be held at St. Mary’s Church, 178 Greenwich Ave., Greenwich, on Friday, July 23 at 10:00 am.
Following the service there will be a celebration of life at the Greenwich Boat and Yacht Club.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be sent to the Bendheim Cancer Center in Greenwich, CT.