Florence Chilson

Florence Chilson


Born July 28, 1922 in Darlington, Maryland to John and Pearl Davis.  Florence passed away May 3, 2014 at the age of 91.  Florence graduated from Wilmington, Delaware School of Nursing in 1944 and practiced for over 30 years.  She married John a US Navy sailor on March 31, 1945.  They moved to Mason where they started a poultry farm where they lived.  Florence loved to garden and loved her animals, especially her dogs.  Florence was a loving wife of 62 years to John who preceded her in death in 2007.  Surviving Florence are her two daughters, Susan Chilson and Barbara Moore, two grandchildren Kaylee (Roger) Altman and David (Becky) Moore and one great-grandchild Annjel Moore. 

The family will receive friends Monday, May 12, 2014 one hour prior to the service at 11:00 a.m. at Gorsline Runciman Funeral Homes, 621 S. Jefferson, Mason, MI.  Those desiring may make contributions to Hospice Advantage, 801 S. Waverly Rd., Ste. 304, Lansing, MI or Ingham Co. Animal Shelter, 600 Curtis St., Mason, MI 48854. 

The family is being served by the Gorsline Runciman Funeral Homes, Mason MI.  Memories and condolences may be shared with the family at www.grbdmason.com

Funeral Home

Gorsline Runciman Funeral Homes
621 South Jefferson Mason, MI 48854
(517) 676-2447

Published in Lansing State Journal on May 11, 2014