ALLINGTON, Carole E. of Horseheads, NY passed away on Friday evening December 9, 2016 at the age of 72. She was born on April 1, 1944 in Elmira, NY a daughter of the late Harrison and Marion Rutty. Carole is also predeceased by her sister, Cheryl Nott and sister-in-law, Phyllis Dolley and daughter-in-law, Stacey Allington. She is survived by her loving husband of 53 years, Donald Allington Jr.; son, Donald Allington III; daughter, Paula Allington; granddaughter, Taylor Allington; sister, Janet (James) Collson; brother-in-law, Henry Nott; sisters-in-law, Belva Kittle, Anna Mae Lauper, and Shirley Pribulick; canine friend Emily; and extended family members. Carole retired from the Horseheads Central School Dist. at Big Flats Elementary School, volunteered for many years at the Arnot Hospital Aux., the Big Flats American Legion and was an avid Mets fan. She was devoted to her family throughout her life. The family will welcome relatives and friends to Sullivan's Funeral Home, 365 E. Franklin St. at Rt. 13, Horseheads, NY on Tuesday, December 13, 2016 from 5-7PM and Wednesday, December 14, 2016 from 1-3PM with Funeral Services to follow at 3PM. She will be laid to rest in Scotchtown Cemetery at the convenience of the family. The family graciously accepts remembrances with donations in Carole's memory to the Chemung County Humane & SPCA, 2435 St. Route 352, Elmira, NY 14903.