Seneca Falls – Marion I. Chilson, 88, of Johnston St., Seneca Falls, NY, died, unexpectedly, Tuesday (October 13, 2015) at Geneva General Hospital, Geneva, NY.
Family and friends may call at the Doran Funeral Home, 4 E. Bayard St., Seneca Falls, NY on Monday (October 19) from 4 to 7 PM. Funeral services will be held on Tuesday (October 20) at 10 AM at the funeral home with Pastor William Reigle, Pastor of Phelps Baptist Church, Phelps, NY, officiating. Burial will be in Oak Lawn Cemetery, Oaks Corners, NY . If desired, contributions may be made to North Seneca Ambulance Corps, Mound Road, Waterloo, NY 13165 or to Seneca Falls Fire Department, P.O. Box 184, Seneca Falls, NY 13148.
Marion was born in Waterloo, NY on June 8, 1927 the daughter of the late John & Mina Bump Mosher. She had resided most of her life in the Seneca Falls/Waterloo area. She was a life member of the Waterloo Memorial Post VFW #6433. Marion had been a volunteer at both Geneva General Hospital, Geneva, NY and Lehigh Acres Hospital in Florida. She loved to bowl, camp, put puzzles together, play family card games, read, & go to bingo.
She is survived by:
2 daughters – Linda (Michael) Forgue – Bloomfield, NY
Dorothy (Guy) Luffman – Seneca Falls, NY
5 sons – Eugene Chilson – Oklahoma
Allen Chilson Jr. – Florida
Maynard (Patricia) Chilson – Seneca Falls, NY
John (Gloria) Chilson – Florida
Ray Chilson – Seneca Falls, NY
19 grandchildren – Wayne, Maynard, & Lisa Mosher, Michelle Bates & Jason Chilson, Carrie Jones, Jacquie Hauf, & Jennifer Davis, Samantha Smith, Michael Chilson, John Chilson Jr., Christine Goodman, Skeeterann White, April Stearns, Albert Forgue, Dale Corson Jr., Mark Corson, Sandy Elliott, & Michael Corson, 34 great grandchildren, & 13 great great grandchildren
Several Nieces and nephews
In addition to her parents, Marion was predeceased by her husband, Allen H. Chilson who died September 15, 1995, 1 grandson, Edwin Luffman, 3 sisters, Bessie Monaco, Lillian Mitchell, & Beatrice Erway, 2 brothers, George Erway & Clarence Erway Jr.
Please leave a condolence or light a candle in memory of Marion at doranfuneralhome.com.