Jeanne Rachel Chapman, 94, of Waterbury, formerly of Milford, died Monday April 10, 2017 at Saint Mary Hospital in Waterbury. She was the wife of the late William L. Chapman.
Jeanne was born October 29, 1923 in Centralia, IL, daughter of the late Rachel Oughton. Jeanne worked as a nurse's aide in area nursing homes in West Haven and Milford. She enjoyed working in her flower garden and also doing arts and crafts. Jeanne was an avid reader, she could always be found with a book in her hand.
Jeanne is survived by her sons, Sam (Nancy) Chapman of Branford and William P. (Susan) Chapman of Coco Beach, FL; her grandchildren, Dylan, Shayne and Casey Distasio; her great-grandchildren, Maren, Marli and Logan Distasio; and her son-in-law, Brian Troisi. She was predeceased by her daughter, Marli Troisi, and her son-in-law, Vincent Distasio.
Funeral services will be at the convenience of her family.