Obituary: Belva Chapman


EVART - God welcomed home one of his greatest angels on Aug. 13, 2011 — Belva Chapman (nee: Dorton), 97, of Evart, formerly of Romulus.

She was the beloved wife of the late Sidney L. Loving; mother of Sidney Calvin (Edith), Thomas Wesley (Donna), Mossetta (Chad) Rollins, Sue (Dan Jansen) Crisp, Ronald (Gaye), Ruby (Jim) Church, Brenda (Mickey), Leonard and Terry (Gail); mother-in-law of Barb Chapman and Buddy Jude; proud grandmother of 30; great grandmother of 51; great-great grandmother of 52; dear sister of Viola Schembri, Mary Jo Cook and Blanche Lee; and sister-in-law of Scott (Loretta) Chapman. She was preceded in death by her parents and children Nancy Jude, Jack, Flemmie, Louellen, Danny and Ruth Chapman.

Funeral service will be held Wednesday, Aug. 17 at 1:30 p.m. at The Allen Park Chapel-Martenson Family of Funeral Homes, 10915 Allen Rd. (corner of Goddard0. Interment will be at Oak Ridge Cemetery. Visit Belva’s eternal tribute at