He is survived by his loving wife of 30 years, Linda (Ameigh) Chilson; children, Robert Chilson (Katie Brion) of Athens, PA, Josh Chilson, and Megan Chilson, both of Watkins Glen, and Merranda Chilson of Elmira; father-in-law, Lynn Ameigh Jr.; siblings, Paul (Beverly) Chilson of Monroeton, PA and Harold Chilson of Sayre, and Anna Mae Ellis of Summerfield, FL; brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law, Kathleen Hartford of North Carolina, Jim Ameigh of Beaver Dams, Susan Farr of Hector, and Marian Ameigh of Watkins Glen; 12 grandchildren, Jacob Charles Brion, Kayla Anna Marie Bion, Jessie James Brion, Matthew Jordan Brion-Chilson, Cayden Michael Brion-Chilson, Karley Marie Brion-Chilson and Courtney May Brion-Chilson, Grace Ann Brown-Chilson, Mary Strope, Stephen Lattimer, and Jillian and Rebecca Evans; three great-grandchildren, Alec, Isaac, and Sophia Ferguson; and special buddy, dog Taz.Memorial donations may be made to a charity of one’s choice.
On Saturday, June 2, calling hours will be held from 6-8 p.m. You may express condolences or “Light a Candle of Remembrance” online at All who knew Kevin are welcome to come share your memories. Peggy was predeceased by her husband, Pastor Stewart C. She is survived by her loving children, Connie (Robert) Wrenn of Watkins Glen, James (Ronda) Rogers of Breesport, and Lisa Cole and Joseph Rogers, both of Horseheads; brother, Bill (Kathy) Jackson of Elmira; sisters-in-law, Lillian (Robert) Perry and Ruth Simpson, both of Watkins Glen; 14 grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
Royce “Forever in our hearts.” Please join us June 9th from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. The family will receive friends on Saturday, May 26 at the Royce-Chedzoy Funeral Home, 212 E.
They were married on April 25, 1987 and lived in the Bronx, NY.
In 1990 Roberta and John had a house constructed in Hector, NY.
Her parents, Virginia and Robert Dannenfelser, lived in the house while Roberta and John were still working in Brooklyn.