Allison Ferrell-O’Connor, 36, of Lacey Township, passed away suddenly on Wednesday, December 22, 2021. Allison was a Respiratory Therapist and worked for Meridian Health in Brick. Her love of animals led her to establish The Woofpack007 Tiny Animal Rescue. Allison was born in Columbia, South Carolina, and grew up in Point Pleasant Boro where she was a 2003 graduate of Point Pleasant High School. She lived in Brick before moving to Forked River in 2015.
She is survived by her husband, Dan O’Connor; father, Joseph Ferrell and wife Debra; mother Shirley Young and her fiance Rich Cohen; grandmother, Shirley Callari and her husband Joseph Callari; and step-brother Patrick Ferrell.
A memorial gathering will be held at Kedz Funeral Home, 1123 Hooper Avenue, Toms River, on Saturday, January 8, 2022, from 2:00 to 5:00 pm. In lieu of flowers, donations to Allison's rescue can be made to Paypal @Woofpack007, which would be greatly appreciated. Condolences may be sent by visiting www.kedzfuneralhome.com.
Masks are required to be worn inside the funeral home.