Altona “Tony” Chapman

Altona “Tony” Chapman, 75, of Morton passed away Friday, June 14, 2019 at his residence surrounded by his family. He was born November 11, 1943 in Peoria, the son of the late Merle E. and Ruth L. Shaner Chapman.  He married Patricia J. Parker on July 18, 1964 in Bellevue, IL.

Surviving are his wife; two sons, Ed (Joyce) Chapman of Washington and Chris Chapman of Pekin; and one daughter, Tricia Beasley of Midland, TX.  Also surviving are 10 grandchildren and many great grandchildren and great great grandchildren.

He loved to go fishing, metal detecting and being outdoors. 

Cremation rites have been accorded. At the request of Tony, there will be no services. 

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