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Kenneth Henry "Kenny" Chapman


07/27/1926 - 04/14/2015 Obituary
Kenneth Henry "Kenny" Chapman Obituary
Ken passed away on 4/14/15. He was 88 yrs. old. Present, to comfort him at his passing, was his loving wife of 68 yrs., Betty and eldest son, Gary.
Ken was born in Claremont, NH on 7/27/26 to Charles & Marguerite Chapman. He grew up on a small farm with 2 brothers, Wayne & Lloyd and 2 Sisters Elena & Cynthia.
Ken's jobs included; butcher, shoe salesman, bank teller, roofer & lather. His last job was a sales rep for United States Gypsum Co.
He was blessed with 3 children, 5 grandchildren and 8 great grandchildren. He generously supported and mentored them all.
Ken served his country as a veteran of WW II. He also served his community for 31 years as a member of the Kern County Sheriff's' reserve where he rose to the rank of Lieutenant.
He is survived by wife Betty, sister Elena, sons Gary (Cindy) & Darryl (Jackie), 5 grandchildren & 8 great grandchildren.
Visitation, Mon 4/20, 4-7 PM. Graveside service, Tue 4/21 at 2 pm. Greenlawn, Southwest.
Published in Bakersfield Californian on Apr. 19, 2015
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