CHAULKLIN, Anthony L. “Tony” – of Davison, age 78, passed away on Monday, April 5, 2021 at Select Specialty Hospital in Flint. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated 12 PM Friday, April 9, 2021 at St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church, 404 N. Dayton St., Davison. Rev. Fr. Andrew Czajkowski, celebrant. Burial, with military honors, will be at St. John Catholic Cemetery. Family will receive visitors 4-7PM on Thursday, April 8, 2021 at Allen Funeral Home, 9136 Davison Rd., Davison. There will be one hour of visitation prior to the Mass at the church. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be considered to a charity of your choice.
Tony was born in Flint, Michigan on August 13, 1942, son of the late Leroy and Dora (Couture) Chaulklin. He married Jill O’Leary on April 20, 2008. Tony graduated from Sacred Heart High School and then served his country proudly in the United States Marines during the Cuban Missile Crisis. He retired from General Motors in 1998. Tony loved to garden and watch football.
Tony is survived by his wife, Jill; son, Brian O’Leary; 3 sisters, Mary Dickinson, Ronnie Hargrove and Cecilia Pitman; many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his nephews, Kevin Dickinson and Bruce Pitman.