Husband of Louise Calista Gorandt Father of Martha Elaine Chapin
Son of Samuel Ray Chapin and Dollie Brown
Obituary: Earl Brown Chapin, 85, of 15 North Street, Union City died Thursday, Sept. 26 1991 at Union City Memorial Hospital. He was born in Union Twp. on Feb. 9, 1906, son of the late Samuel Ray and Dolly Brown Chapin. Raised on the family farm, Mr. Chapin spent most of his life in the Union City area. He attended the Erie Business College and Edinboro College. He held numerous jobs, including six years in the purchasing department of Aero Supply Co and 14 years with Corry Jamestown as an accounts payable auditor. he retired in 1971. He was active in church work, first with the Union Amity Church, the with the United Brethren Church of Union City and most recently as a member of the Faith Evangelical Church of Corry. He enjoyed gardening, home and yard work, and traveled the continental U.S. extensively with his family.He was preceded in death by a daughter, Mrs. Martha Elaine Carter, in 1985 and four sisters, Viva Waive Barton, Wilma Lucile Chapin, Velma Louise Chapin, and Ethelyn Charlotte Chapin. Survivors include his wife, Louise Calista Gorndt Chapin whom he married on May 25, 1931, a brother Rulaf Chapin of Union City, and a grandson. Friends may call at Glenn Funeral Home, 62 S. Main Street Union City, on Friday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9. The funeral service will be held there Saturday at 2 p.m. The Rev. J. Lynn Ciriglaino of Faith Evangelical Church will officiate. Burial will be at Evergreen Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to the Faith Evangelical Church 13444 West Washington St.