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Ronald M. Chapparo

September 14, 1939 ~ October 4, 2018 (age 79)
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Ronald (Ron) Chapparo passed away on October 4, 2018 in Castle Rock, Colorado.  Ron was born on September 14, 1939 to Louise and Guy Chapparo in Trinidad, Colorado.


Ron graduated from Central High School in Pueblo, Colorado in 1957.  On July 26, 1960, he married Nancy Standlee in Phoenix, Arizona.  He enlisted in the US Army in 1960 and was stationed at Travis Air Force Base and sent to EUCOM, Paris, France until he was discharged in 1963.  Ron and Nancy then moved to Arizona.  Ron graduated from Arizona State University in 1966 and went to work for Dow Chemical where he won many sales awards.  After a long accomplished career with Dow Chemical, Ron became a successful entrepreneur.  In 1990, he created his own company, Network Plastics.  Network Plastics is where Ron ended his career.


Ron was preceded in death by his parents and many aunts, uncles and cousins.


He is survived by his wife: Nancy Chapparo and three children: Kent (Danny) Chapparo, Susan (Jeff) Keller, and Jenny (Steve) Christian.  He is also survived by his brother: Bill (Cherie) Chapparo.  Ron has two grandsons: Kaden Keller (13) and Gus Christian (4).  There are also numerous cousins, nieces and nephews in the extended Chapparo family.


There will be a celebration of Ron’s life on October 12, 2018, at 11:00am at Cappadona Funeral Home in Colorado Springs, Co.  Reception to follow at Patty Jewett Clubhouse, 900 E Espanola St., Colorado Springs, Co. 80907.  Services will be available to watch on a live stream by clicking here at service time.

 Service Information

Celebration of Life
October 12, 2018

11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Cappadona Funeral Home
1020 E. Fillmore St.
Colorado Springs, Colorado 80907

October 12, 2018

12:30 PM
Patty Jewett Golf Course Clubhouse
900 E. Espanola st.
Colorado Springs, CO 80907

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