Marsh Funeral Home


Donald J. Chapley

5 July, 193512 February, 2021

Donald J. Chapley, born July 5, 1935 in Junction City, Wisconsin, passed away on February 12, 2021.

He was employed at Johnson Outboard Motors for 35 years. After retirement he worked as a crossing guard for the City of Waukegan.

Donald is survived by his wife Joan (Jachim); 2 sons David and Tim (and wife, Michelle) Chapley; 4 grandchildren Kaitlyn, Justin, Dylan, and Tyler; and his sister Loraine Russell.

He was preceded in death by his parents John and Mary Chapley, 2 sisters and 1 brother.

Don was a member of St. Dismas Parish, and also a member of Loyal Order of Moose Lodge 667, Zion for 44 years.

Before his illness he liked to travel. His favorite places included Mount Rushmore and The Grand Canyon.

Due to COVID 19 services will be held privately for the family. He will be interred at Ascension Cemetery, Libertyville.

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Donald J. Chapley

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Richard Polum

15 February 2021

He is now with his mom dad brother and sisters. God bless them all. Rick & Brenda Polum

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