Carl D. Chappell, 72, Portage, died Sunday at home. He was born in Ehrenfeld, son of the late Leykester and Carrie (Rose) Chappell. Surviving are his wife, Patricia (Talarigo); three sons: David, Douglas and Mark; seven grandchildren; and a brother, Merlin. He was preceded in death by three brothers: William, Dwayne and Richard; and five sisters: Helen, Geraldine, Beatrice, Belva and Lois. Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 6, 2013, at Serenko-Claar Funeral Home PC, Portage. A funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 7, 2013, at St. Joseph Church, Portage.