Dorothy Jane McAllister, age 96, died Nov. 11, 2013 at her home at Cypress Court in Escondido, Calif.
She was born in Detroit, Mich. on Oct. 2, 1917, the daughter of Vera and Robert Bruce Lytle. She grew up in Detroit, received her bachelor of arts from Wayne State University and after graduation taught at East Lansing High School prior to the start of World War II. She married Arthur William McAllister at Fort Sill, Okla. on March 28, 1942. Following many military postings during the war, they settled in Albion, N.Y.