Janette B. "Peggy" Chapman(1933 - 2018)

Janette "Peggy" B. Chapman 1933 - 2018
JAMESVILLE/CLINTON - Janette Chapman, 85, of Jamesville, died August 24, 2018, at Loretto Health and Rehab in Syracuse, NY.
She was born May 9, 1933, in Syracuse to Paul and Bertha (Streiff) Reals. Peggy graduated from Jamesville High School in 1952. She served in the US Air Force from 1953-56, then worked at Bristol Meyers. On March 28, 1959, she married Carl W. Chapman at the Jamesville Federated Church. They were dairy farmers in Oran and Delphi Falls, then moved to Clinton in 1969, later retiring back to Jamesville in 2008. She shared her life with Carl as a devoted wife, mother, farmer and 4-H leader. Peggy enjoyed being a Clinton Central School bus driver from 1975-96. She loved her family, the farm, gardening, animals, camping, traveling and playing cards. Also, Peggy and Carl enjoyed spending time with their dearest friend and loving caregiver, Joan Nicht.
Peggy is survived by her four children: Kurt (Jackie) Chapman, Dunnellon, FL, Pamela (Gary) Zombek, Deansboro, Karl Chapman (Trisha Witchley), Oriskany Falls, and Priscilla (James) Heigle, Fern Bay, AUS; her six grandchildren: Tonya (James) Greer, Gorham, ME, Chad (Becky) Chapman, Dunnellon, FL, Paul Zombek, Schaghticoke, Stephanie (Andrew) Knoeller, II, Greenwich, and Caitlin and Catherine Heigle, Fern Bay; her nine great-grandchildren: Wyatt and Jackson Greer, Aaron and Ashley Brace, Drew, Brayden, Adalynn and Scarlett Knoeller and Brooke Witchley, Oriskany Falls; her brother, Harold "Spanky" (Annette) Reals, Jamesville; sister, Nancy (David) Freeman, Jamesville; sisters-in-law, Helen Reals, Saratoga Springs, Linda Reals, Syracuse, and Mary (Chapman) Fritz, IL; and many cousins, nieces and nephews.
She was predeceased by her husband; parents; brothers, Robert and Russell Reals; brothers-in-law, James and Richard Chapman and George Wescott; and sisters-in-law, Diana Chapman and Joan Chapman (Wescott).
A dual Memorial Service will be held at the Jamesville Community Church on October 6, 2018, at 11:30 a.m. for Peggy and Carl who passed April 21, 2016.

Funeral Home

Owens, Pavlot, & Rogers Funeral Home
35 College St Clinton, NY 13323

Published in The Observer-Dispatch from Sept. 8 to Sept. 9, 2018