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Roger Ward Chapman

Published: Tuesday, Dec. 24, 2013 1:15 a.m. CDT

DIXON – Roger Ward Chapman, 71, of Dixon, died Sunday, Dec. 22, 2013. He worked as a machinist for Edelman’s before retiring.

Roger was born Dec. 6, 1942, in Elmhurst, the son of Roger W. and Janet Chapman.  

Survivors include two sons, John Chapman of Crystal Lake and Chris (Jennifer) Chapman of Raleigh, N.C.; a daughter-in-law, Jennifer Chapman; and five grandchildren, Jessie, Madison, Morgan, Taylor, and Bailey.

He was preceded in death by his parents; and two sons, Peter Chapman and Tommy Chapman.

Private funeral services will be at a later date. Cremation rites will be accorded. Preston-Schilling Funeral Home in Dixon is handling arrangements.

A memorial has been established to Lee County Senior Center.

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