Obituary: Charlotte Chapman


A funeral service for Charlotte Etta Chapman, 91, of Davenport, was held at noon on Friday, Jan. 4, in the Runge Mortuary Chapel, Davenport. Visitation was a half hour prior to the service on Friday at the mortuary. Burial was in Davenport Memorial Park.

Mrs. Chapman died Monday, Dec. 31, 2018, at the Kahl Home for the Aged, Davenport.

Charlotte Thomas was born March 18, 1927, in Fairfield Township, Fayette County, the daughter of James and Luseva (Voshell) Thomas. She attended Wadena (Iowa) High School.

She married Vernon Chapman on June 29, 1951, at St. Paul Lutheran Church, Davenport. He died July 15, 2011.

She worked at Walgreens in Davenport.

Her hobbies were camping, traveling, and playing bingo.

Survivors include a brother, Milton “Woodie” (Kay) Thomas, and nieces and nephews.

In addition to her husband, she was preceded in death by eight sisters, six brothers, and two half-brothers.

Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society or the Scott County Humane Society.

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