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Della Marie Chilson

June 19, 1960 — April 23, 2023

Della Marie Chilson, age 62, of Spring Lake, Wyalusing, PA, passed away following a lingering illness, with her loving family at her side, on Sunday, April 23, 2023, at Geisinger Community Medical Center, in Scranton, PA.

Della was born June 19, 1960, in Sayre, PA, the daughter of the late James & Marie Ann Root Crawn Sr. 

 Della worked at the Laporte United Methodist Home, and later was a manager at a McDonald’s restaurant, and later for Cargill in Wyalusing, PA.

 She was a loving mother and grandmother, and her greatest enjoyment was spending time with her grandchildren.  She also liked to garden and play cards.



Brian Chilson                                                     Spring Lake, PA 


Dena (Theodore) Taber                                     Camptown, PA 

Three brothers:

James (Dana) Crawn Jr.                                     LeRaysville, PA

Peter (Danielle) Crawn                                      Warren Center, PA

Christopher (Melanie) Crawn                           Nichols, NY 

Four grandchildren:

Brian Chilson Jr.

Helena Chilson

Augustus Taber

Abigail Taber 

She is also survived by numerous nieces, nephews, and cousins. 

She was predeceased by two infant sisters, Lisa Crawn and Debbie Crawn.

Funeral services will be held at the convenience of the family.         

Memorial contributions may be made to a high school or elementary school of your choice.

Funeral Services are under the direction of the Homer Funeral Home, 83 Grovedale Lane, Wyalusing, PA 18853.

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