Paul H. Chapman, age 87, of North Canton, passed away Tuesday afternoon in Altercare of Nobles Pond. He was born February 26, 1922 in Alliance, Ohio, son to the late Merle and Gladys (Kannal) Chapman. He worked for the supermarket industry and held a variety of management positions with Century Foods, Loblaws, Stoll's IGA's, and S.M. Flickinger-Scrivner-Fleming Companies for the past 56 years. Paul was a lifetime member of the Masonic Temple and had been a former owner of an Italo's Pizza Shop franchise in Alliance for many years. He enjoyed boating, traveling internationally, exploring the US in his RV, landscaping the yard alongside his wife and enjoyed animals, especially dogs. Besides his parents he is preceded in death by his son, Gerald Chapman and brothers, Ken and Ritchie Chapman. He is survived by his wife, Mary E. Chapman; children, Karen Booth of CA., Nancy (Ralph) Ketchum of Canton, Paul (Nancy) Chapman of Green; nine grandchildren; three great grandchildren; brothers, Chuck, Warren and Bob Chapman and sister, Margorie Merryman. In following his wishes Paul will be cremated and services will be private. Memorial donations may be made to the American Cancer Society. Arrangements are under the trusted guidance of the Reed Funeral Home North Canton Chapel.