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LaBarge LDS Chapel
Saturday January 8th, 2022
10:00am - 11:00am

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LaBarge LDS Chapel
Saturday January 8th, 2022

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Alvin Doyle Chapman

Alvin Doyle Chapman, beloved father, grandfather, great-grandfather and uncle, passed away on December 27, 2021 at his home in La Barge, Wy at the age of 97. Al was born in Goshen, Ut. August 21, 1924, and graduated from Payson High School, Payson, Utah.

After graduation, Al joined the army and served in the 31st Coast Artillery Battalion during World War II. From 1943 to 1946, Al fought in the Pacific for the liberation of the Philippines and New Guinea receiving the Asiatic Pacific Service Medal, the Good Conduct Medal, the World War II Victory Medal and the Philippine Liberation Service Medal with a Bronze Star. During his three years in the service, he rose to the rank of First Sergeant and was honorably discharged in 1946.
In addition to the great love he had for his family, he loved fishing and hunting. He loved and was well-loved by all the members of his community, La Barge, Wy.
Al was preceded in death by the love of his life, his wife, Agnes Pigeon Chapman. He was also preceded in death by his mother and father, two brothers, two sisters, and his son, Francis Doyle Chapman (Bud).
He is survived by his daughter, Patricia Lee Chapman, and his son, Calvin Ray Chapman, ten grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.
There will be a celebration of his life in La Barge, Wy on Saturday, January 8 at the La Barge L.D.S Chapel at 11:00 am. A Viewing will be held at the church one hour prior to the services. Interment will follow services at the Viola Cemetery, Viola, WY.

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Pat and Cal, we are so sorry for your loss, I keep thinking what a most happy reunion mom and Uncle Al had. Our prayers are with you at this difficult time.
Love Allen and Robyn Match

Robyn Match Jan 8 2022 8:29 PM

Was great to know you, Al!

Nathan J Allan Jan 8 2022 1:30 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Alvin Chapman

Woody Studt Jan 6 2022 7:52 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Alvin Chapman

Barbara Carlisle Jan 4 2022 5:13 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Alvin Chapman

Toni Davis Jan 3 2022 12:20 PM

Dear Family, Al was a great man who loved life, fishing, country and family. He will be missed so much, but happy he could join Agnes.

Kandis Kjar Jan 1 2022 12:07 PM

A great man and a great American. Condolences to the family.

John “Moe” Moceika Dec 30 2021 8:11 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Alvin Chapman

Mary Redington Dec 30 2021 1:44 PM

A great man that we all love and respected our thoughts and prayers are with all of you 🙏❤

Teri Sherbrook Dec 29 2021 9:24 PM

Our condolences to the family and to you Cal!

Joe Murdock Dec 29 2021 5:12 PM

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