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Obituary for Kayle Cook Chapman

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Kayle Cook Chapman

June 8, 1934 - April 22, 2012

Kayle “Cook” Chapman, 77, passed away Sunday, April 22, 2012 at his home. Cook was born on June 8, 1934 in Ogden, Utah, son of William and Alta Chapman. He served with the U.S. Navy during the Korean War. On April 6, 1973, Cook married Bessie Emiko Kawaguchi; in Evanston, Wyoming. He worked and retired from the Union Pacific Railroad. Cook loved spending time with his family and friends, golfing and his dogs. He especially enjoyed making his granddaughters laugh. Surviving are his wife, son; Tony (Amy) and two granddaughters; Noelle and Ava. He is also survived by two brothers; Scott and William Chapman, SLC, Utah. He was preceded in death by his parents and sister Kamille. A gathering to celebrate Cook’s life will be held from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, April 28, 2012 at Leavitt’s Mortuary, 836 36th Street, Ogden. Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.leavittsmortuary.com

 

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Date: Saturday, April 28, 2012

Time: 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

Leavitts Mortuary

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836 36th Street, , Ogden, UT, 84403

 

Timeline for Kayle Cook Chapman

Born: June 8, 1934
Died: April 22, 2012

Condolences for Kayle Cook Chapman

Richard Apunte posted on 6/4/12

Great honor and memory

 

Penny Sato posted on 5/3/12

Dear Bessie,With deepest sympathy. My thoughts are with you at this time.Sincerely,Penny

 

Sharon Niitsuma posted on 4/28/12

I was so sorry to hear of your passing Uncle Cook. You were a great asset to our family. You were loved by your family and friends. We miss you a lot. I appreciate all you and Auntie Bessie did for us.Love, Sharon Niitsuma

 

Mayor Chad Bangerter posted on 4/28/12

Well what can I say, a great man has moved on I will always miss him coming back to the shop to see what going on and bringing me the old newspapers. Talking about the old cars he had, and telling story's about when he was younger. Thanks for being a good friend and neighbor

 

Vovoam Kawaguchi posted on 4/25/12

YOU ARE MISSED AND FOREVER LOVED BY YOUR FAMILY AND FRIENDS...YOU MADE US LAUGH, CRY AND YOU CAME UP WITH SOME OF THE MOST APPROPRIAATE COMMENTS IN ONE OR TWO WORDS, YOU HAD THE "KAWAGUCHI SALUTE" TO AN ART..GOLFING IS YOUR PASSION AND THE MASTERS (A COUPLA YEARS AGO) WILL NEVER BE FORGOTTEN WHEN YOU AND STAN HAD TO WATCH....NO MATTER WHOSE HOSPITAL BED YOU GUYS WERE WATCHING FROM...THE NURSES AND DOCS AT THE HEART CENTER AT DEE WILL NEVER BE THE SAME..I KNOW THAT'S A FOND AND HILARIOUS MEMORY FOR ME AND WILL KEEP IT IN MY HEART FOREVEE...TAKE IT EASY ON THE BINGO CARDS AND TELL DADDY HEY WHEN YOU GO TO COFFEE..LOVE YA, CRANKO...VIVIAN

 

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