June 8, 1990 – Sunday, June 1, 2014
Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Winsted, MN
Monday, June 9, 2014
CHILSON FUNERAL HOME IN WINSTED
Sunday, June 8th, 2014
Daniel Bodin Chilson, age 23, of Silver Lake, Minnesota and formerly of Winsted passed away on Sunday, June 1st, 2014 at his residence following a nine year struggle with depression.
He was born on June 8, 1990 in Buffalo the son of Kevin B. and Tamarah J. (Bodin) Chilson.
Daniel graduated from Holy Trinity High School in 2008. He attended St. Cloud State University for two and a half years and transferred to The University of Minnesota graduating on May 17th, 2013 from The Mortuary Science Program. Daniel was a licensed funeral director and embalmer.
Daniel was employed with his parents at The Chilson Holdings, LLC dba The Peterson Chapel in Buffalo & St. Michael, Chilson Funeral Home in Winsted and Maresh Funeral Home in Silver Lake, Minnesota.
Daniel especially Loved his son Blake Daniel age 7!
Daniel was a very hard worker! He enjoyed, as everyone knows, mowing all the lawns at the funeral homes, hanging out with friends, working on his truck and constantly washing it.
Dan was a member of St. John’s Evangelical Lutheran Church in Winsted.
Survived by his much loved son: Blake Daniel Chilson; parents: Kevin &Tami Chilson of Winsted; sisters and a brother: Ruth Anne “Ruthie” Chilson of Charlotte, North Carolina, Amelia Chilson of Elk River, Genevieve “Gen” Chilson and Dahkota “Cody” Chilson both of Winsted; special friend: Randi Varner of Buffalo; uncles and aunts: Mark &Claire Chilson of Dayton, Ohio, Robert & Janet Bodin of St. Louis Park, Alvin & Linda Bodin of Buffalo, Sharon & Allen Glessing of Waverly, Barbara & Lloyd Rassat, Duane & Donna Bodin and Donald & Laureen Bodin all of Buffalo; a god child: Rylee Neumann; many special cousins, other relatives and many special friends.
Preceded in death by his grandparents: Robert & Beverly Chilson and Clarence & Fern Bodin, godfather: John “Jack” Bodin, cousins: Jason Bodin and Taylor Fieber.
Funeral services for Daniel Bodin Chilson will be held on Monday, June 9th at 1:30 P.M. at Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Winsted. Pastor Mark Loder will officiate.
Interment will follow at St. Paul’s Lutheran Cemetery in Montrose.
Organist for the funeral will be Molly Loder and soloists will be Pastor Mark Loder and their daughter Mara Loder.
A visitation will be held on Sunday, June 8th, 2014 from 2-8 P.M. at The Chilson Funeral Home in Winsted, Minnesota.
Casket Bearers will be Dahkota Chilson-Best Brother and Best Friends: Darwin “Buck” DeMarais, Ashley Grubisch, Dustin Meredith, Westen Neumann, Matt Jensen, Heather Fahey and Emmett Lynch.