Paul M. Chilson II, age 68, of Saint Charles, Missouri passed away on Friday, August 28, 2020. He was born in Gary, Indiana on August 10, 1952 to Paul and Rose Chilson (nee Capasso).
Paul was married to Leslie Chilson for 20 years. They met at a Tuba Christmas and did 34 more of them together, even getting two of the grandkids to join in. They were also very active in community bands. Paul played in 6 bands on either trumpet, trombone, euphonium or more recently tuba. Leslie plays in 4 bands on either french horn or euphonium, and they both enjoyed playing in various community theater pit orchestras around town. Paul and Leslie truly enjoyed each other's company.
Paul is survived by his wife, Leslie Chilson; his children, Josh Chilson, Piper (Jeremy) Staggs, and David (Belinda) Chilson; his 8 grandchildren; and his father, Paul Marion Chilson (Suki Cho). and a host of other family members and friends.
He was preceded in death by his mother, Rose Chilson; and his sister, Linda D. Chilson.
Visitation will be from 2:00 pm until 4:00 pm with a funeral service to follow at 4:00 pm, both on Saturday, September 5, 2020 at Newcomer Cremations, Funerals & Receptions, 837 Mid Rivers Mall Drive, St. Peters, Missouri 63376. Interment will be private.
In lieu of flowers please make memorial contributions in Paul's name to the National Pancreatic Cancer Foundation at https://www.npcf.us/donate-volunteer/ways-to-donate/donate/
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