FULTON, NY – Darlene K. Chappell, 58, of Fulton, died Monday September 1, 2014, at University Hospital, Syracuse, after a long illness.
Mrs. Chappell was born in Syracuse, NY, to Willis and Gladys (Gardner) Martinez.
She had been a resident of Fulton for most of her life.
Mrs. Chappell was previously employed as a private home health aide.
She truly loved playing Bingo.
She was predeceased by her husband Gordon Chappell, in 2013; and her brother, Harold DeSalvatore.
Mrs. Chappell is survived by her three children: Victor Chappell of Fulton, Christopher (Kelly) Chappell Sr., of Fulton and Nicole (Douglas) Finley of Auburn, NY; four siblings: Patty Gonzalez, Ronald Martinez, Juanita Damarville and Larry DeSalvatore; 12 grandchildren: Christopher Jr., Christine and Andrew Chappell, Douglas, Melissa, Andrew, Megan, Nicholas, Josh, Nathaniel, Kenyan and Jonathon Finley; and several nieces and nephews.
There will be no funeral services.
Burial will be held privately.
Calling hours will be conducted Monday from 4 to 6 p.m. at the Sugar Funeral Home, 224 W. Second St. S., Fulton.