Archive for Thursday, February 22, 2007

Obituary: Donna L. Chapman


February 22, 2007

Burial for Donna Lois Chapman, 79, Tonganoxie, will be at a later date at Leavenworth National Cemetery.

Mrs. Chapman died Saturday, Feb. 17, 2007, at her home. She donated her body to medical science.

She was born Jan. 14, 1928, in De Soto, the daughter of Vernon Leslie and Pearl June Warsop Ashlock.

She graduated in 1945 from Westport High School in Kansas City, Mo., and in 1949 from Kansas State University, where she was a member of Alpha Chi Omega sorority.

She was a member of Tonganoxie United Methodist Church and worked at Good Shepherd Thrift Shop for many years.

She married Charles R. "Dick" Chapman on Aug. 27, 1950. He survives of the home.

Other survivors include two sons, Richard G. "Rick" Chapman, Tonganoxie, and E. Charles "Chuck" Chapman II, Lawrence; a daughter, Cathy L. Chapman, Lake Lotawana, Mo.; five grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.

One granddaughter, Jennifer Lynne Bartlett, preceded her in death.

The family suggests memorials to Tonganoxie United Methodist Church, American Lung Association or Best Friends Animal Society, sent in care of Quisenberry Funeral Home, P.O. Box 993, Tonganoxie 66086.

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