Caroline H. Mason


GILBERTSVILLE - Caroline H. Mason, 98, formerly of Gilbertsville, passed away peacefully on Friday, May 3, 2019, at UHS Senior Living at Chenango Memorial Hospital in Norwich.
Caroline was born on Feb. 1, 1921, in Gilbertsville, to the late Hamilton and Nanine (Coats Kimball) Harris.
She was married to Volckert V.R. Mason until his passing on Jan. 28, 1977; and to James F. Mason Jr. until his passing on June 10, 1999.
She was a devoted member of Christ Episcopal Church in Gilbertsville and the Gilbertsville Free Library.
Caroline is survived by her five children, Katherine (Richard) Sienkiewicz, V. Peter (Linda) Mason, Hamilton (Carrie Southgate) Mason, John (Cheryl) Mason and Elizabeth Gilbert; 12 grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; and her niece, Alberta Hutchinson.
In addition to her parents and husband, she is predeceased by her sister, Katherine Hutchinson; niece, Nanine Hutchinson; and nephew, Peter Hutchinson.
Family and friends are invited to attend a memorial service at 11 a.m., Saturday, July 13, at Christ Episcopal Church, 38 Marion Ave, Gilbertsville. Burial will follow in Brookside Cemetery in Gilbertsville.
In lieu of flowers, Caroline hoped that consideration be given to donating to any of the following: Gilbertsville Emergency Squad, P.O. Box 181, Gilbertsville, NY 13776, Gilbertsville Free Library, P.O. Box 332, Gilbertsville, NY 13776, or Christ Episcopal Church, P.O. Box 345, Gilbertsville, NY 13776.
The family especially thanks the staff at UHS Senior Living Center at Chenango Memorial Hospital for their excellent care and kindness.
Caroline's family has entrusted the Johnston Funeral Home in Morris with her care.
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Published on May 6, 2019
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Gary cheryl newton
May 15, 2019
with deepest sympathy we offer our condolences to the Mason family. please call Gary at 607-433-2248.
LuAnn Todd
May 08, 2019
She was such a wonderful lady, who had a beautiful family. My prayers are with you all.