Ruby “Jo” Chapman, 86

Ruby “Jo” Chapman, 86, of Bethel, died Sept. 4, 2006. She was born in Glencarin, Ky., on June 17, 1920.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Robert and Abbie (Brewer) Spencer; husband, John Robert Chapman; brothers, Raleigh Spencer, Dan Bach, and Sunny Spencer.

She is survived by son, George (Louise) Sturgeon; daughter, Jacqueline (Frank) Borgia; brothers, Ted Spencer, Leo Spencer, Roby Campbell, and William Hoskins; sister, Elva Gregg; grandchildren, Kristin (John) Clabaugh, Anthony (Jessica) Borgia, Rick (Erin) Sturgeon, George (Melanie) Sturgeon Jr., Kenneth (Kelly) Sturgeon, and Theresa Collins; and fourteen great-grandchildren.

Funeral services were held Sept. 8 at the Kennedy-Stevens Funeral Home. Burial followed at the Tate Township Cemetery in Bethel.

Memorials may be given to the Fiskhill Health Center, 22 Robert R. Kasin Way, Beacon, NY, 12508.