Sherwin R. "Sherry" Chapman

SHERWIN "SHERRY" R. CHAPMAN 2/16/1925 - 1/18/2014 Sherry, 88, passed away at home in Apple Valley CA. He is survived by his wife of 64 years, Elizabeth "Betty", son Todd, daughter Lynn, granddaughter Amanda (Tony Forgea), sister Edith Taliaferro, nephew John Tobey (Suzanne) and Nieces Jane Ingraham (Bob) and Ticha Brown-Thompson (Tim). Born in Portland OR and raised in Long Beach CA, he joined the Coast Guard at age 17, serving during WWII in the South Pacific. He retired after 29 years with the Los Angeles Times' Circulation Dept. and enjoyed golf and extensive travel until settling in Apple Valley in 2010. His joyful, easygoing nature and wild sense of humor will be greatly missed.
Published in the Daily Press on Jan. 21, 2014