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Josephine Elizabeth "Jo" Chambers Chatfield
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Birth: Feb. 8, 1900
Cherokee
Butte County
California, USA
Death: Jan. 30, 1982
Chico
Butte County
California, USA

4th of 7 children of JOHN CHAMBERS & CAROLINE "CARRIE" ELIZABETH BENJAMIN

Occupation: Inspector in match division at Diamond Match Company

Died: at age 81; heart ailment

Married: Aug 1, 1956, ROY ELMER CHATFIELD, Reno, Washoe Co., Nevada (Roy age 54, Jo age 55)

Children: none

Note: As they promised their respective mothers they would not marry until their deaths, Roy and Jo both remained home during 38-year courtship, caring for their mothers throughout their mother's lives.

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[Obituary] Jan 29, 1982: Chico Enterprise Record, Chico, Butte Co., California:
Josephine Chatfield

Services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Brusie Funeral Home for Josephine Elizabeth Chatfield, 81, who died Thursday in her Chico home.

Mrs. Chatfield was born Feb 8, 1900, to John and Carolyn Benjamine Chambers in Cherokee. She was educated in Chico and employed at the Diamond Match Co. for 42 years as an inspector in the match division. She retired 15 years ago. She was a member of the Presbyterian Church.

She married Roy Chatfield in 1955. He died in 1978. Survivors include a sister, Vera Northrup of Chico; a brother, Ray Chambers of Chico; several nephews and one niece.

The Reverend Leonard Brown of Chico will officiate the services. Casketbearers will be Elkay Northrup, John Chambers, Dick Chambers, Tom Chambers and Bob West. Honorary bearers will be Jack Chambers, Don Chambers and Dick Swett. Burial will be in Glen Oaks Memorial Park. Visitation will be from 5 to 9 p.m. today at the funeral home. Those who may wish may contribute to the American Heat Association in care of the funeral home.
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 Parents:
  John J Chambers (1868 - 1907)
  Carolyn Elizabeth Benjamin Chambers (1872 - 1935)
 
 Spouse:
  Roy Elmer Chatfield (1901 - 1978)
 
 Siblings:
  Robert William Chambers (1894 - 1915)*
  John Alfred Chambers (1896 - 1977)*
  Theresa Genevieve Chambers West (1898 - 1938)*
  Josephine Elizabeth Chambers Chatfield (1900 - 1982)
  Raymond Wendell Chambers (1902 - 1985)*
  Leo Benjamin Chambers (1903 - 1954)*
  Vera Agnes Chambers Northrop (1906 - 2000)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: Buried Jan 30, 1982 in the Garden of Holy Cross
 
Burial:
Glen Oaks Memorial Park
Chico
Butte County
California, USA
 
Created by: Catherine Clemens...
Record added: Mar 15, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 34824608
Josephine Elizabeth Jo <i>Chambers</i> Chatfield
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Josephine Elizabeth Jo <i>Chambers</i> Chatfield
Added by: Catherine Clemens Sevenau
 
Josephine Elizabeth Jo <i>Chambers</i> Chatfield
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