Helen Sue (Manship) Chappell


Helen Sue (Manship) Chappell, 95, of Greenfield, passed away Monday, Feb. 9, 2015, at Springhurst Health Campus.  She was born on Nov. 30, 1919, in Hamilton County as the daughter of William E. and Anna M. Manship.

Helen married Robert E. Chappell on Aug. 26, 1950.

She worked for Delco Remy as an office assistant for many years. Mrs. Chappell had attended Faith United Methodist Church. She enjoyed attending senior center functions, traveling, playing cards, and spending time with her friends at Springhurst.  She also spent many winters in Florida.

Helen is survived by her son, Mark (Linda) Chappell of Greenfield; grandsons, Ryan (Holly Shaw) Chappell and Nicholas (Brittany) Chappell both of Greenfield; two great-granddaughters, Melony and Nichole; previous daughter-in-law, Nancy (Bob) Wampler of Greenfield; and many nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents, William and Anna Manship; husband, Robert Chappell; and several brothers and sisters.

Visitation will be held from 12 until 2 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 12, 2015, at Erlewein Mortuary & Crematory, 1484 W. US Hwy. 40, Greenfield, IN 46140. A funeral service will be held immediately following the visitation at 2:00 p.m. Pastor Mike Hopper will be officiating.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be sent to Springhurst Health Campus, Attn: Activities Department “In Memory of Sue”, 628 North Meridian Road, Greenfield, IN 46140 or envelopes will be available at the mortuary.

Friends may share a memory or send a condolence at www.erleweinmortuary.com or email condolences to [email protected].