Floyd J. Chillson, 92

HANNIBAL, NY – Floyd J. Chillson, 92, of Hannibal, passed away on Wednesday October 9, 2013, at The Manor at Seneca Hill.

Born in Fair Haven, he was a life resident of Hannibal.

Floyd was employed as a millwright at Sealright Co. in Fulton for 40 years, retiring in 1986.

Floyd J. Chillson
Floyd J. Chillson

He enjoyed farming and loved tending to his horses.

Floyd was predeceased by his former wife, Esther Carter Chillson; his wife, Ardythe Chillson; and by siblings, Edythe Hopkins, George Chillson, Donald Chillson and Marjorie Furlong.

Surviving are three daughters, Diane Gardner and Norma Crouch both of Fulton and Eileen Jock of Hannibal; two sons, Edward (Judy) Chillson of Martville and Richard (Carole) Chillson of Hannibal; a brother, John (Thelma) Chillson of Cato; several grandchildren, great-grandchildren, great-great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.

Calling hours will be held from noon to 2 p.m. Saturday at Foster Funeral Home, 837 Cayuga St., Hannibal, with services at 2 p.m.

Burial will follow at Fairdale Rural Cemetery in Hannibal.

Contributions may be made to American Cancer Society, 6725 Lyons St., POB 7, East Syracuse, NY 13057 or to Hannibal United Methodist Church, 320 Church St., Hannibal, NY 13074

Foster Funeral Home, Inc.