Kenneth C. Chapman, 71, of El Dorado, passed on Tuesday, April 9, 2013 at Andover Medical Center.
There will be no service held.
Kenneth was born on March 8, 1942 in Vermillion, S.D., the son of Warren and Ellen (Denison) Chapman. He was a truck driver for Cenex and enjoyed gardening, reading, camping and fishing. Kenneth served in the United States Navy from May of 1962 to June of 1966. He was united in marriage to Dianne Schmidtke on Sept. 7, 1963 at the United Methodist Church in Kenmare, N.D.
He leaves his wife, Dianna of 50 years; daughters, Tammie (James) Loveless of Las Vegas, Nevada, and Amber (Jarred) Watson of El Dorado; granddaughters, Starr Quammen of Greenville, N.C., and Kenzie Watson of El Dorado; sister, Char (Art) Wanner of Dickinson, N.D.; and brother-in-law, Michael Bruce of Alvarado, Minn.
His parents and sister, Carol Brue, preceded Kenneth in death.
Memorial in his memory is set up to help with funeral expenses, c/o Carlson Funeral Home, 200 S. Star, El Dorado, KS 67042.