Obituary: Chapman “CT” Blackwell V


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Chapman “CT” Blackwell V, 31, of Westfield, died April 5, 2015 at his home surrounded by family. Born March 5, 1984 in Omaha, he was the son of Chapman and Amy (Horn) Blackwell IV.

He graduated from Indiana University in 2007 and spent the majority of his career in the construction industry and sales, with his most recent employment at Shepherd Insurance. He had an intense love for life, sports, family, friends and the outdoors. He was a great soccer player and member of the track team at Columbus North High School. He also founded and rode for a successful Little 500 Team at Indiana University in cycling. He made a significant impact in the lives of everyone he encountered, and he will be sincerely missed.

Survivors include his wife, Annie (Aff) Blackwell; father, Chapman T. Blackwell IV; mother, Amy Kay Blackwell (Dean Schertz); brothers, Ryan Blackwell and Clayton Blackwell; and grandparents, Harry and Lainie Horn, and Chapman and MaryAnn Blackwell III.

He was preceded in death by his grandmothers, Barbara Horn and Nancy Blackwell.

Funeral services were held April 10 at Carmel Lutheran Church, 4850 E. Main St., Carmel, with the Rev. Mark Teike officiating.