Oakhurst, CA – Allison Nicole DeMers, 26, passed away on Tuesday, November 27th as a result of a tragic automobile accident on a country road in North Fork. She was born November 9, 1986 in Salinas, California. She attended school in Salinas and in Hollister prior to moving to the Oakhurst area in her teens. Allison and her life partner Ben Bartlett lived in North Fork outside of Oakhurst and had two small children, Paige Kathleen Bartlett, age five years and Wesley Edward Bartlett, age 18 months. Allison was a devoted mother and loved family above all else. She is survived by her partner Ben Bartlett, her two young children, her father, Jeff DeMers of Hollister, her mother, Katie Jacop of Lodi, her younger sister Kalie of Oakhurst, her grandmothers, Joan DeMers of Monterey, and Lois Jacop of Salinas, as well as many aunts, uncles and cousins all of whom she stayed in close contact with.
Allison was a loving, energetic and empathetic young woman and she will be missed by all who knew and loved her. Allison was preceded in death by her infant son Josiah Benjamin Bartlett on December 17, 2009. Memorial services for Allison are pending. Funds have been established for the future education of her two children Paige and Wesley. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the education funds. Donations should be designated to The College America Fund – for benefit of The Bartlett Children C/O Rolf Trautsch, CFP, 252 Pine Avenue – Suite B, Pacific Grove, CA 93950.