Juanita Chappell

Alton | Saturday, November 27 2010

Juanita Chappell, age 90, of Alton, IL, born April 24th, 1920, in Patterson, IL, went to be with the Lord on Saturday, November 27, 2010 at Eldercare Nursing Home in Alton. She was preceded in death by her first husband Alvin R. Blair and her second husband Donald M. Chappell, her parents, Yuell and Grace (Young) Dawdy, brothers, Howard and Harold Dawdy, as well as a niece and nephew.

Juanita was a member of the Emmanuel Free Methodist Church in Fosterburg, IL and a charter member of the Wood River Hospital Auxiliary. She enjoyed fishing, sewing, gardening, camping, and spending time with her family and friends.

She is survived by a son and daughter-in-law, Barry & Phyllis Fry of Olive Branch, IL; one daughter and son-in-law, Cheryl & Richard Rulo of Grafton; three grandchildren, Brian Lee Fry, Stacey Rulo and Dayna Crocker and her husband Randal; three great grandchildren, Zachary, Gentry and Wyatt; two sisters and a brother-in-law, Madelyn & Stan Patterson of Bend, OR and Polly Westerhold of White Hall; three nephews, Joe Dawdy of Mo, Wayne Dawdy and his wife Sandy of MO and David Westerhold of White Hall and two nieces, Mary Ellen Piper and her husband Ralph of Pittsfield, IL and Bonnie Reynolds and her husband Richard of TX.

Visitation will be from 4 to 7 pm on Wednesday, December 1, 2010 at Elias, Kallal and Schaaf Funeral Home in Godfrey.

Funeral service will be at 11:00 am Thursday, December 2, 2010, at Elias, Kallal and Schaaf Funeral Home in Godfrey with Pastor Mark Scandrett officiating.

Burial will follow at Upper Alton Cemetery in Alton.

Memorials may be given to the Emmanuel Free Methodist Church in Fosterburg, IL.

Online condolences and guestbook can be found at

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Elias, Kallal & Schaaf Funeral Home

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