Frances Lilian Chiz died April 28 after a hard fought battle with Covid 19. Born in Springfield on June 18, 1931, she was the daughter of the late Molly and George Aronson. Raised in Springfield, she was a member of the Classical High School graduating class of 1949. She graduated from The Leland Powers School of Broadcasting in Rhode Island and returned to Springfield to host a local radio program. She worked as a bookkeeper for Mass Mutual; accounts payable manager for Paysaver Catalogue Showrooms of Holyoke; and property manager for Carr Properties in Springfield. She is survived by three sons, Lawrence Chiz and his partner, Adam Maxfield, of Chicopee, James Chiz of Longmeadow, and Michael and Dana Chiz of Longmeadow; three grandchildren, Adam Joseph Chiz of Agawam, Abigail Molly Chiz, and Leo Garrison Chiz of Longmeadow; a niece,  Susan Burnim of Sommerville; a nephew, Paul Mador of Nahant; and several grandnieces and grandnephews. She was predeceased by a sister, Gloria Mador. ASCHER-ZIMMERMAN FUNERAL HOME


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