Jack V. Chappell

  • Born: July 1, 1949
  • Died: June 3, 2015
  • Location: Rock Falls, Illinois

McDonald Funeral Home

505 1st Avenue
Sterling, IL 61081

Tel. (815) 626-6311

Tribute & Message From The Family

Jack V. Chappell (Do Lil), age 65 of Rock Falls, died Wednesday, June 03, 2015 at his home.

Jack was born on July 1, 1949 in Hoxie, Arkansas; the son of Paul W. and Myrtie L. (Peppers) Chappell. He married Sharon S. Clardie on September 13, 1966 in Sterling, IL at the Church of Christ. Jack enjoyed driving his semi for many years for Teamster Union. He also enjoyed riding his Harley. Jack loved spending time with his family and friends and especially his grandchildren and enjoyed attending their activities.

Survivors include his wife, Sharon; one son, Donnie (Shelley) Chappell of Rock Falls; one daughter, Davia Chappell (William Johnson) of Rock Falls; one sister, Pat (Sam) Skinner of Rock Falls; six grandchildren, Jordan, Colbey, Brett, Chase, Cameron and Collin, one great grandchild, Adien and many nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents, one brother, Steve Chappell and one sister in infancy, Peggy Chappell.

Visitation will be Friday, June 5, 2015 from5:00-7:00 P.M. at the McDonald Funeral Home in Sterling, 505 1st Avenue. Memorial service will be Saturday, June 6, 2015 at 10:00 A.M. at the funeral home in Sterling with Reverend Robert Clardie officiating. Burial will follow at Riverside Cemetery in Sterling.


Condolence & Memory Journal

Just found out from troy Rimmer of Jacks passing I worked with him at cf great guy.

Posted by Bob wrolson - marion, IL - Friend   July 13, 2015


I am so sorry to hear of Jack's passing . I have not seen him in years but remember all of his family very well when we were kids we use to go visit them ! God Bless all of you and may God be with each and everyone . Kathy Moore NorthcottVAAPU

Posted by Kathy Moore Northcott - Rockford, IL - second cousin   June 12, 2015

Sorry for your loss!!!

Posted by Kathy Slusser- Franks - Peoria, IL - 2nd cousin   June 12, 2015

I'm so sorry to hear of Jack's passing. I enjoyed talking to him at Nick's about our Chevy HHRs. Prayers to all of his family.

Posted by Debi Burke - Riverside, IL   June 05, 2015


Donnie, Shelley & family, Sorry to hear about the passing of your father -grandfather Jack. You all have our sincere sympathy.

Coach Matt Naftzger & Coach Bree Peugh

Posted by Matt Naftzger & Bree Peugh - Rock Falls, IL - Friends   June 04, 2015


Donnie and Family
Sorry to hear about the passing of your Father

Posted by Jerry and Karen Brown - Morrison, IL   June 04, 2015


With deepest sorrow!!!! I'm very sorry for your loss!!

Posted by Kathy Slusser - Rock Falls, IL - 2nd cousin   June 04, 2015