Barbara Ann Chapman slipped away quietly on March 21, 2017. She returned to the arms of her loving parents.\n\nBarbara was born in Rexburg, Idaho, on November 26, 1952. She was placed in the loving arms of her parents, Howard and Doris Chapman. Shortly after her birth, the family moved to Canoga Park, California. Howard and Doris showered her with love and Barbara filled their lives with joy and music. They went on scores of trips together, exploring every state in the nation and parts of Canada and Mexico. Barbara loved being a Californian, the pool in the back yard and the orange, lemon, and grapefruit trees. She traveled extensively through the world and loved going on cruises.\n\nShe worked in the administrative office for the Motion Pictures Industry. Later she worked in an administrative capacity in a dental office. Barbara never married and was an only child. She lived with her parents and helped care for them as they grew older. Her parents passed away in 2002. She worked a few more years before she moved to Utah to be closer to family.\n\nBarbara loved her friends, shopping, and lunching. Barbara loved her cats, they were great companions to her. As her health began to decline, she sold her home and moved into Summerfield Retirement. She enjoyed her time there, the residents and staff were her dear friends.\n\nBarbara will always be remembered as one who loved, knew how to have a good time, was very friendly, and loved holidays.\n\nGraveside services will be held Saturday, April 8, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. in the Lindon City Cemetery, 600 North 200 East, Lindon under the direction of Olpin Family Mortuary, Pleasant Grove, Utah. Condolences may be sent to the family at www.olpinmortuary.com.