ROLLAND A. CHAPEL

roland-web-photo.jpgRolland A. Chapel of Isanti, died Saturday, January 5, 2008 in Isanti. He was 64 years old.

FUNERAL SERVICE will be held at 11:00 AM, Wednesday, January 9, 2008 at Braham Evangelical Lutheran Church. Visitation will be held from 5:00 – 7:00 PM, Tuesday, January 8, 2008 at the Rock – Ingebrand Funeral Home in Braham, and 1 hour prior to the service at church on Wednesday. Interment will be at Grasston Baptist Cemetery.

Rolland Allen Chapel of Isanti, formerly of Columbia Heights and Braham, passed away January 5, 2008 at home in Isanti. He was 64 years old.

Rolly was born October 16, 1943 in Braham, MN to Maurice and Eva (Dean) Chapel. At a very young age he went to live with his grandparents, Albin and Lylia Nordeen along with his older brother John. After getting his GED, he joined the army. Upon completion of his duty he returned home and went to work at Kremer & Davis Waterproofing. He retired from there in October of 2006.

Rolly married Donna Babb, together they had 4 children. He enjoyed breakfast at Perkins, fast walks, trips to the casino, and movies. He liked working outdoors – helping with building projects for friends and family.

Rolly came to realize how important his family was to him and cherished the time he had with them.

He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Albin & Lylia Nordeen; parents, Maurice & Eva Chapel; and grandson, Derek Babb.

Rolly is survived by his former wife & loving caregiver, Donna; children, Michelle (Duane) Tessness, Michael, Tami Kullman, and Kevin (Kathy); grandchildren, Heather (Joe), Austin, David, Reid, Danny, Dusty, and Ashley; great-grandchildren, Colby, Wyatt, and Dodge; brother, John (Lois); cousin, Ralph Robinson; and many loving nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be held Wednesday, January 9, 2008 at Braham Evangelical Lutheran Church with Pastor Rich Chronis presiding. Music will be provided by Elaine Johnson. Pallbearers are: Michael Chapel, Ross Davis, Mike Friedrich, Kevin Babb, Casey Kullman, and Mark Robbie. Interment will be held at Grasston Baptist Cemetery.

Arrangements were handled by the Rock-Ingebrand Funeral Home in Braham, MN.

2 guestbook entries for ROLLAND A. CHAPEL

  1. Lisa Swift (Pfannenstein) January 8, 2008 at 6:53 pm #

    My prayers and sympathy to all , may God be at your side while you grieve. Rollie say Hi to MOM!!~:) God bless LIsa

  2. Timothy A Lawrence February 18, 2008 at 8:17 am #

    I worked with Rollie, and would say that I knew him rather well, Im very sad because,Rollie was very rough around the edges,and didnt just like anyone.but I for one was his good friend, I know for a fact that he liked me, when i first met him he was mean to me . but i was tough and he liked that alot,we clicked right away. I really wanted to go to Mexicowith him also, Ive been there several times and Rollie and I talked often . I dont know Who will get this message but if its you Tami I wouldnt mind exchanging stories somtime. I would like to tell somone about the time Rollie kicked me in the ass at the grocery store someone CALL ME 763 572 2551 TIMMY thats what ROLLIE called me! Im very sorry for your loss and my loss also I look forward to hearing from somone in the family Thank you Timothy Lawrence

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