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“She will be so missed. She was a beautiful woman with a huge heart. Love and will always remember her. ”
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Ellen Elaine Chapman, age 67 of Pontiac, died Tuesday, October 30, 2018 at her home.

Ellen was born on May 12, 1951 in Rock Falls, the daughter of George and Hertha (Nielsen) Moore. She married Forrest David Chapman, Jr. on July 14, 1968 in Rock Falls. He preceded her in death on October 13, 2010. Ellen worked for RR Donnelley as an examiner for about 30 years before retirement.

Survivors include her sons, Forrest D. Chapman III of Pontiac and Tom (Amanda) Chapman of Woodford County; six grandchildren, Forrest, Chance, Tommy, Gavin, Kaitlyn and Elizabeth; and three great grandchildren, Forrest, Conrad and Nevaeh.

She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband and her siblings, Neil Moore, Ray Moore, Anna Dobbs, Gene Moore and Terry Moore.

Visitation will be Friday, November 2, 2018 from 5:00-7:00 P.M. at the McDonald Funeral Home in Rock Falls. Memorial service will be Saturday, November 3, 2018 at 11:00 A.M. at the funeral home. Burial will follow at Oak Knoll Memorial Park in Sterling.