Michael A. ChapmanJune 27, 1961 ~ February 4, 2017 (age 55)
Michael Chapman, age 55, of Wayland passed after a short battle with cancer on February 4, 2017 at his home surrounded by loved ones. Mike was born on June 27, 1961 to Paul and Flora (Van Suilichem) Chapman. He was a 1979 graduate of Creston High School. Mike was a devoted father who’s whole life revolved around his children, four of whom were adopted. He was also a very skilled carpenter building his own home and a large bench seat so all the children could sit together at the table.
Mike will be dearly missed by; mother Flora Sawyer, children Matthew, Jaycob, Dylan, Mark and Danielle Chapman, sister Vickie (Richard) Mathis, nephews Chris and Keven Mathis, step mom Barb Chapman, step sister Annie Brubaker, uncle Bill (Janice) Chapman and aunt Doris Chapman. Preceding Mike in death are his father Paul, step mom Jill Chapman.
Visitation is being planned for Friday, February 10, 2017 from 11am until 1pm at the Kubiak-Cook Dorr Chapel in Dorr. Funeral services will then be held at 1pm at the Kubiak-Cook Dorr Chapel with private burial taking place at Chapel Hill Memorial Park, Grand Rapids, MI. In lieu of flowers the family request donations be made to help with expenses. Online condolences can be left for the family at www.kubiakcook.com
To the family to help with expenses.