Regina Chapman, age 90, of Princeton, passed away peacefully in her sleep at her home on Sunday, October 27, 2013. She was born on the family farm in Princeton on March 28, 1923 a daughter of Stanish and Magdaline (Darnick) Resheski. Regina was the 6th child in a family of 11. She enjoyed cooking, reading, playing cards and watching her birds. Regina was a member of the Terrace Shores Evangelical Free Church of Markesan and a former member of the VFW ladies auxiliary.
Regina is survived by her loving companion, Glenwood Zick of Princeton; son, Robert Cornett of Princeton; daughter, Donna Banaszynski of Mountain Home, AR; 8 grandchildren, Steve Cornett, Andrea Spampinato, Leah Kavanaugh, Jay Hall, Jef Hall, Eileen Cornett, Daniel Silvers, Dan Cornett; numerous great grandchildren; 3 sisters, Dorothy Rogers of Acampo, CA, Delores Walker of Green Lake, Jeanette Mashuda of Zelienople, PA; 2 brothers, Dominic (Joanne) Resheski of Princeton, Thomas (Shirley) Resheski of Princeton; sister-in-law, Audrey Resheski of Neshkoro; special friend, Max Banaszynski of Neenah, many other relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by her parents; husbands, Robert Cornett and Herbert Chapman; brothers, Stephen, Ralph, and David Resheski; sisters, Theresa Resheski and Esther Edgerly.
A memorial service for Regina Chapman will take place on Friday, November 1, at 11:00 a.m., with visitation beginning at 9:30 a.m., at the Wachholz and Sons Funeral Home, 303 W. Harvard St., in Princeton with Rev. Gary Zacharias officiating. Please visit our website www.wachholzandsons.com to send private condolences to the family.
Published in Oshkosh Northwestern on Oct. 29, 2013