Magene D. Chapman

Magene D. Chapman, 78, of Staunton, passed away Saturday, June 1, 2013, at 8:33 p.m., at Community Memorial Hospital in Staunton. She was born March 11, 1935, in Des Moines, Iowa to Louis and Dorothy Payton Baldridge. She married Alan D. Chapman Oct. 19, 1957.

She was preceded in death by her parents.

Magene worked at SIUE School of Dental Medicine for 25 years. She volunteered with Community Memorial Hospital in Staunton, Cahokia Mounds State Park, Hospice and Lewis and Clark Enterpretive Center.

She loved to read, volunteer and lunch with friends.

Surviving are her husband, Alan, of Staunton; two sons, David (Venus) Chapman and Tom (Patricia) Chapman, both of Staunton; three grandchildren, Holly Chapman, Justin Chapman and Zachary (Emily) Walker; one sister, Yvonne (Chuck) Tollefson, of Anacortes, Wash.; and one brother, Louis (Judy) Baldridge, of Bonita, Calif.

Visitation will be Saturday, June 8, 2013, from 10 a.m. to noon, at Williamson Funeral Home in Staunton.

Memorial services will be Saturday, June 8, 2013, at noon, also at Williamson Funeral Home with the Rev. Debbie Jo Atkins officiating.

Remains were cremated.

Memorials are suggested to Community Memorial Hospital Building Fund or Staunton Area Ambulance Service.

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Magene D. Chapman