Joseph Chapman, age 94, passed away on Jan. 13, 2013. Born in Jersey City, NJ, he came to Florida in 1981. He is survived by his wife of 56 years, Mary, his children, John, Mark and Maryann Wray, grand children Juliana, Alyssa and Christopher, predeceased by his son Thomas. He was a US Navy veteran of WW II and a Pearl Harbor survivor. He was police officer in Jersey City for 30 years. A memorial mass will be celebrated at 1:00pm on Saturday at St. Jude's Chapel. In lieu of flowers, donations to Suncoast Hospice are appreciated. Please go to http://memorialwebsites.legacy.com/JosephChapman/Homepage.aspx to visit Joe's memorial and share a memory of him with our family.