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Lena Schweitzer Chapman
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Birth: Sep. 4, 1911
Ness County
Kansas, USA
Death: Mar. 28, 2002
Ness City
Ness County
Kansas, USA

Gove County Advocate, April 3, 2002
Lena Chapman, age 90, died March 28, 2002, Ness Co. Hospital, Ness City, KS. She was born Sept. 4, 1911 in Ransom, KS, the daughter of Adolph and Anna Roedicker Schweitzer.

She was a homemaker and lifetime resident of the Utica, KS area, she was a member of the First Christian Church, Utica.

On Dec. 12, 1934 she married Jack G. Chapman at Gove, KS. He died Nov. 25, 1981.

Survivors include three sons: Leland D. and Gerald L. "Toby", both of Utica and Delwin E. "Russ" of Dighton; a daughter Bonnie L. Chapman of Denver; a brother Raymond Schweitzer, Ransom; four sisters: Selma Walter, Ransom; Dora Brown, Ness City; Laurrine Brown, Great Bend; and Virginia Conkright, Ransom; 8 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Jack; brothers Wallie, Garland and Harvey; sisters Helen Zumbrum, Sylvia Wasinger and Ruth Chapman.

Funeral services were April 1, 2002 at the First Christian Church in Utica; Rev.'s Mike and Kerry Grogan officiated. Fitzgerald Funeral Home of Ness City was in charge of the arrangements. Burial was in the Utica Cemetery. 
Family links: 
  Adolph Schweitzer (1872 - 1939)
  Anna Dorothea Roediger Schweitzer (1885 - 1962)
  Jack Gerald Chapman (1916 - 1981)*
  Helen Dorothy Schweitzer Luthi (1906 - 1990)*
  Selma Schweitzer Walter (1907 - 2004)*
  Raymond Schweitzer (1908 - 2003)*
  Wallace Schweitzer (1910 - 1990)*
  Lena Schweitzer Chapman (1911 - 2002)
  Garland Schweitzer (1913 - 1994)*
  Ruth Schweitzer Chapman (1915 - 1989)*
  Harvey Schweitzer (1917 - 2000)*
  Dora B Schweitzer Brown (1919 - 2008)*
  Sylvia Schweitzer Wassinger (1921 - 1982)*
  Laurine Schweitzer Brown (1923 - 2012)*
*Calculated relationship
Utica Cemetery
Ness County
Kansas, USA
Maintained by: Connie Schwindt Rumold
Originally Created by: Peggy Ricker
Record added: Nov 26, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 81021826
Lena <i>Schweitzer</i> Chapman
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