Gerald E. Chappelle

Gerald E. Chappelle Avid outdoorsman CANANDAIGUA - Gerald E. Chappelle, age 56, passed away on Sunday, Jan. 27, 2013, at F.F. Thompson Hospital. He is survived by his wife of 16 years, Lou (Getman) Chappelle; son, Scott (Laura) Chappelle; three grandchildren, Elizabeth, Briana and Allison; father, Raymond D. Chappelle; four siblings, Valerie (Roger) Barnhardt, Kathleen Chappelle, Ramona (George) Smith and John (Christine) Chappelle; brothers-in-law, Joseph (Amy) Getman and Mark (Yvonne) Getman; sister-in-law, Linda Getman; and many nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his mother, Betty Chappelle in 2004; brother, Mike Chappelle in 1982; and sister, Mary Lincoln in 2009. Jerry was born in Canandaigua and attended Canandaigua schools. He was a graduate of Canandaigua Academy, class of 1974. Jerry worked for the City of Canandaigua Department of Public Works for five years. He worked for Pactiv in Canandaigua for 21 years. Jerry enjoyed fishing, hunting, his dogs and writing poetry. He was very knowledgeable about our lake and the ducks that inhabit the lake. Most of all, Jerry enjoyed spending time with his family and grandchildren. Friends may call tomorrow (Wednesday) from 5 to 7 p.m. at Johnson-Kennedy Funeral Home Inc., 47 N. Main St., Canandaigua. His funeral service will immediately follow the calling hours at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to American Heart Association , P.O. Box 3049, Syracuse, NY 13220. Condolences may be offered at

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