Nicky Lee Allsop, 59, of St. Augustine, Florida, formerly of Windsor, Illinois, lost his courageous battle with cancer on Monday, October 23, 2017 at 8:23 a.m. Nick was born February 26, 1958, in Lawton Oklahoma, the son of Lee and Charlene (Webb) Allsop.
Nick married Tania M. Soares on May 6, 1995. To this union, a son, Waylon was born.
With his continuously positive attitude, Nick could and would accomplish anything his heart desired. Such as teaching himself to play guitar. He loved to play, sing, and entertain every where he went with a guitar as his constant companion.
Nick delighted in traveling with friends and visited 33 countries in his lifetime.
He worked many jobs over the years with the last 29 years at Verizon.
He proudly served in the United States Navy.
Nick is survived by his loving family, wife Tania and son Waylon of St. Augustine, Florida; mother Charlene Allsop of Effingham Illinois; father and stepmother Lee and RoseMarie Allsop of Shelbyville, Illinois; brothers Tim Anderson and Terry Allsop of Effingham, Illinois; sister Lesa Barber of Kirkwood Missouri; nephew Travis Anderson; nieces Ashlee (Travis) Stanfield and Madeline Barber; great niece Charlee Stanfield, several in-laws, aunts, uncles, cousins, and many many friends.
A Celebration of Life will be held at the Community Center in Windsor, Illinois on Saturday, November 25, 2017 at 2 p.m.
Published on October 27, 2017