Lillian Eva Hanson passed away peacefully on October 13, 2013 in Tallahassee, Florida. She was born July 4, 1934 in Hill End, Victoria, Australia to Cyrus Joseph Cheesley and Laura Eva Harvey Cheesley. She is predeceased by her parents, her sister Hilda Dennis, Alvin Kite, and grandson Marcus Kelley. She is survived by her brother Joseph Cheesley (Elma) of Batemans Bay, Australia, her sister Renee Shannon of Myrtleford, Australia, her children Rosemary English (Dave) of Pakenham, Australia, Morgan Hanson (Ruth) of Orbost, Australia, Glenda Ricks (Gene) of Crawfordville, Florida, Carolyn Hanson (Wade) of Crawfordville, Florida, Gail English of Tallahassee, Florida, and Julie Herring (John) of Queanbeyan, Australia, 13 grandchildren, 10 great-grandchildren, her beloved dog Penny and many other loving family members and friends. Her children will hold a private celebration of Lillian's life at a later date. Culley's Meadowwood Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Published in The Wakulla News on Oct. 28, 2013