age 73, beloved husband of Marjorie; loving father of George (Debbie), Edward and Gregory Chapman; proud grandfather of Jimmy, Justin, Carlie, Michael and Eddie; dearest brother of Eugene (Jerri), William, Lois Urban, and Darlene (Ed) Pala; dear uncle, cousin, and friend of many. Preceded in death by his parents, Eugene and Bertha Chapman, and two sisters, Viola Bresley, and Bertha Baran. He retired after 46 years as a bricklayer in Local 74, and he also drove a schoolbus for 10 years in District 113A. George also served as a member of the Lemont Voulenteer Fire Dept. for a few years. Visitation Saturday Jan. 12, 2013, 10:30 a.m. until time of memorial services at 1 p.m. at the Markiewicz Funeral Home, P.C. 108 Illinois St. Lemont. Interment private. The family requests plants, rather than fresh cut flower arrangements.