CHAPPLE, Bethany D.
Bethany D. Chapple passed away on April 22, 2014. Born September 14, 1939 in Galveston, Texas, he is survived by his loving wife of 53 years, Oneida Chapple; daughter, Curlie Chapple; son, Michael Chapple (wife, Myrna); grandchildren, Alexandria, Nicole (husband, Nicholas), Vanessa, Misty, Mandy, Shawan; and great-grandchildren, Xavier, Elecia, and Alaina. Chappy received his bachelor’s degree from University of Texas at El Paso and his master’s degree from Seton Hall University. Also a Marine, he played football for the N.Y. Jets, played golf, and enjoyed all sports. A former resident of Bayonne, NJ, he retired as a high school teacher, football coach, and athletic trainer. He was a member of Our Lady of Assumption Catholic Church. A resident of Powder Springs, GA, he was a member of St. John Vianney Catholic Church and was a 4TH Degree Knight with the Knights of Columbus. The family wishes to express their deepest gratitude and appreciation to all those who have shared their and love, prayers, and support. In lieu of flowers, please make a memorial gift to the National Kidney Foundation, www.kidney.org/support and indicate your donation is for Bethany Chapple (Chappy). God’s got this!