McALLISTER, Mary A. (nee Benson) - Peacefully on Tuesday, March 29, 2004, Mary went home to be with her Lord, Jesus Christ in Niagara Falls, Ontario, in her 77th year. Beloved wife for 22 years of Ronald McAllister. Loving mother of Alan (Jami) Brown, Jean (David) Tidd, Paula (Charles) Wallace, Roger (Denise) Brown, Brian (Terri) Brown and Barbara McArthur. Special grandmother of Debra-Leigh Williams, 22 grandchildren and 16 great-grandchildren. Mary will be sadly missed by her dear and special friends, Roger Pepin and Linda Walton. Survived by one brother, Garrold (Marilyn) Benson, Groton, Connecticut and one sister, Joyce (Earle) Hoyt, Mars Hill, Maine. Predeceased by her siblings Hattie Tingley, Clayton Benson, Winnifred Swenden, and Luther Benson Jr. Mary will be lovingly remembered by her family at the Lighthouse Baptist Church. Mary's family will receive friends on Wednesday from 2-4 and 7-9 at Hetherington & Deans Funeral Home, 5176 Victoria Ave. A funeral service will be held in the chapel on Thursday, April 1, 2004 at 11:00 a.m. with Pastor Michael Tourangeau of the Lighthouse Baptist Church officiating. Interment will take place in her home state of Maine, USA at a later date.