Eugene A. ChappieRepublican
Born: March 28, 1920 in Sacramento, CA
Married: Paula Di Benedetto (in 1941)
Children: Susan, Eugene II, John, Tina, and Linda
Military Service: ARMY (WWII, Korea)
Died: May 31, 1992 in Georgetown, CA
1950-1965: Member, El Dorado County Board of Supervisors*
1968-1972: Delegate, California State Republican Conventions
1987-1992: Member, California Off-Highway Motor Vehicle Recreation Commission
1989-1991: Member, El Dorado County Board of Supervisors*
- Chappie was appointed to the Board of Supervisors in 1950 by Governor Earl Warren and in 1988 by Governor George Deukmejian.
- PLACENAME: SCR 139 (2014; Ted Gaines) would have designated a portion of Highway 193 in El Dorado County as the Eugene “Gene” Chappie Memorial Highway. The resolution died at the Assembly Desk.
- PLACENAME: SCR 2 (Res. Chapter 105, Statutes of 2015; Ted Gaines) designated a portion of Highway 193 in El Dorado County as the Eugene “Gene” Chappie Memorial Highway.
Source: California Blue Book (1967), (1971)
Source: California Legislature Handbook (1974)
Source: "Biographical Directory of the United States Congress, 1774-Present" (U.S. Library of Congress) [http://bioguide.congress.gov/]