Robert, 83 of Central Butte Sask. passed from this life on May 30, 2008. Preceded in death by wife, Jean. He was a farmer. He loved the land and his family. During his life Bob had a strong sense of community and was involved in numerous local organizations: Credit Union, Co-op, United Church, and Minor Hockey, 4-H and Fish and Game. Bob was involved in baseball, curling, hockey and golf and enjoyed watching these sports as his own athleticism continued throughout his life. Bob coached, drove, organized and encouraged his five children to pursue their interest in all sports and activities. Bob is survived by 5 children: Bill and Donna Chapman of Barrhead, Ab.; Brenda Chapman and Dave Van Den Bosch of Calgary, Ab.; Murray Chapman of Central Butte, Sk; Grant Chapman and Annette Zatylny of Central Butte, Sk; Wendy Chapman-Lamb and Samson Lamb of Calgary, Ab. He is also survived by eight grandchildren: Lauren, Tyler, Drew, Madison, Haley, Brandon and Jordan and one great grandchild: Jordis. The next generation of Chapman’s has now taken over the family farm ensuring Bob’s agriculture legacy continues. Those who desire may make memorial donations in memory of Bob to the Central Butte and District Health Care Foundation or the Alzheimer’s Society of Canada. The Memorial Service will be held on Thursday, June 5th , 2008 at 2:00 p.m. in the Central Butte United Church. Pastor Bill Thomson will officiate.