1937 - 2024
No Vistitation Date Scheduled
No Funeral Date Scheduled
William Warren Gilson, Jr., 86, of Westford, MA, passed away Monday, January 1, 2024 at home.
He was married to Florence L. Gilson with whom he recently celebrated their 66th wedding anniversary on July 6th.
Born in Lowell, MA, he was the son of the late William Warren Gilson, Sr. and Emily Wilkins.
He graduated from Westford Academy High School with the class of 1955. He went on to serve in the United States Army.
He retired in 1998 from Hickory Hill Golf Course of Methuen after 28 years of service.
He enjoyed his model trains, woodworking, his aquariums, and the outdoors. He loved his faithful dog Lexi.
Besides his wife, he is survived by his son David Gilson and his wife Lisa of Merrimack, NH; his daughter Karen Belanger and her husband Donald of Concord, NH; his grandson Theodore Belanger; and his niece Pamela Norris and her husband John of West Bridgewater, MA; as well as several nieces and nephews.
He was the brother of the late George R. Gilson and Phyllis Haberman.
Per Bill’s wishes there will be no calling hours or service. Memorials may be made in his name to a charity of one’s choice. ARRANGEMENTS BY DOLAN FUNERAL HOME 978-251-4041. Guestbook at www.dolanfuneralhome.com