Obituary: Timothy James McAllister, Sr

October 27, 1923 - May 27, 2021
Timothy James McAllister, Sr
Posted at 7:09 PM, Jun 06, 2021
and last updated 2021-06-06 21:10:56-04

Timothy James McAllister, Sr., passed away peacefully in his sleep on May 27, 2021. He was born on October 27, 1923, and lived with his family in Geyser, Montana. Tim was the youngest of fifteen children.

He spent his younger years chasing cattle across eastern Montana, riding bareback in local rodeos, and jockeying at local racetracks. He had a tremendous interest and knowledge of various racehorse bloodlines. He served in World War II and was awarded several medals including the Bronze Star for Valor for saving the lives of two people.

Tim McAllister and Delores were married for sixty years. Tim and Delores had six children, Zella Meschke, Dee Dee Pushee, Susan Mergenthaler, Anita Baum, Shirley Hilton, and Timothy J. McAllister, Jr. Tim and his family worked on various ranches in various counties in the State of Montana. To read the complete obituary and share condolences, visit the Schnider Funeral Home website.