Thomas E. Chapman, 84, of Monroe Township, passed away April 5, 2011 in the Medical Center at Princeton.
Born in Trenton, he was a resident of Hightstown for many years before moving to Rossmoor in 1992.
Thomas had been employed with the U.S. Postal Service for many years and had been a dispatcher for the Hightstown Police Department for 14 years before his retirement in 1988. A US Army Veteran, he was a member of the American Legion Post 148 of Hightstown, and was also a member of the National Association Letter Carriers Branch # 380.
Predeceased by his parents, George H. and Margaret D. (Kinneavy ) Chapman, his daughter Kathleen M. Schmidt, and his brother George X. Chapman, he is survived by his wife, Shirley D. (Angstadt ) Chapman; a son, Thomas K. Chapman; 4 grandchildren, Jeffrey Bittner and Theresa, Travis and Sabrina Chapman, and a niece Patricia Chapman..
All services are private and under the direction of Glackin/Saul Funeral Home, 136 Morrison Avenue, Hightstown, NJ.