Michael Benjamin Patrick Chapman, 27, of Akron, Ohio passed away on January 24, 2021. He was born September 30, 1993 in Akron, the son of Christopher and Barbara (Douglas) Chapman. Michael graduated from Springfield High School in 2011 and enlisted in the United States Marine Corps. After returning from his service, he worked in the field of construction. Michael loved his country, working around the Chapman Farm, and spending time with his family. He is preceded in death by his grandparents, Ira Chapman and Al and Betty Douglas. Michael leaves behind a loving family: parents ,Chris and Barb Chapman; daughter, Paisley; brother, Ryan (Annie) Chapman; sister, Brittany (Jason) Moore; nephews and nieces, Ben and Bryce Chapman, Ethan, Kalianna, and Mahayla Moore; special friend, Cayla Poteete; and numerous aunts, uncles, cousins and friends. Visitation will be 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday, January 28, 2021 at the Adams Mason Funeral Home (791 East Market Street), where funeral services will immediately follow at 1 p.m. Burial to follow at Crown Hill Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Mendleton Foundation and/or donations to an account set up for his daughter, Paisley Chapman at Citizens Bank. Arrangements entrusted to Adams Mason Funeral Home.
Published in Akron Beacon Journal on Jan. 27, 2021.