Donald E. Chapman
Donald E. Chapman
  • May 18, 1934 - March 10, 2017
  • Oak Lawn, Illinois

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Donald E. Chapman Retired Captain Army Corp of Engineers. Beloved husband of Diane (nee Guldenbecker). Loving father to DeeDee (Kent) Olson and Dale Chapman. Proud grandfather of Eric (Elisabeth) and Brittany Olson. Fond brother of Cozanne (Tom) Jenkins and John (Susan) Chapman. Dear uncle to many nieces and nephews. Alumni of Michigan State University, Delta Sigma Phi Fraternity, Captain United States Army, Director of Building for Villiage of Oak Lawn, Director of Planning and Development for Village of Oak Park, Executive Director for Housing Authority of Village of Oak Park, Executive Director of PLOWS Council on Aging for 41 years, President of Oak Lawn Kiwanis Club, President for Suburban Building Officials Conference, Chairman of South Suburban Area Council Health Systems Agency. Board Director of National Council on Aging, Chairman for National Advisory Council on Shared Housing and Member of Pilgrim Faith United Church of Christ for 68 years. Visitation Friday from 3-9 pm at the Zimmeman & Sandeman Funeral Home 5200 W. 95th St. Lying instate Saturday at Pilgrim Faith United Church of Christ from 9 am until time of service at 10 am. Interment Mt. Vernon Memorial Estates. In lieu of flowers donations to Pilgrim Faith Church or a charity of your choice would be appreciated by the family. For info please call 708-424-0340 or visit