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Obituary: Richard "Dick" LeRoy Chappell

Richard LeRoy Chappell passed away on July 17, 2012. He was born on July 4, 1934, to Frank and Julia (Pedro) Chappell in Long Beach, California. Dick grew up in Fallon, Nevada, and graduated from Churchill High School in 1951. Dick served in the United State Marine Corp. for four years. Dick then moved to Reno and met his wife, Helen (Jaunsaras) Chappell. Dick and Helen moved to Minden, Nevada, with their young family where he owned several businesses. Dick enjoyed playing pedro and spending time in the outdoors with family and friends.

He was preceded in death by his …

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