Washington, D.C. 20549


Filed pursuant to Section 16(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
or Section 30(h) of the Investment Company Act of 1940
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1. Name and Address of Reporting Person*
Jaber Lila A

(Last) (First) (Middle)

DOVER DE 19904

(City) (State) (Zip)
2. Date of Event Requiring Statement (Month/Day/Year)
3. Issuer Name and Ticker or Trading Symbol
4. Relationship of Reporting Person(s) to Issuer
(Check all applicable)
X Director 10% Owner
Officer (give title below) Other (specify below)
5. If Amendment, Date of Original Filed (Month/Day/Year)
6. Individual or Joint/Group Filing (Check Applicable Line)
X Form filed by One Reporting Person
Form filed by More than One Reporting Person
Table I - Non-Derivative Securities Beneficially Owned
1. Title of Security (Instr. 4) 2. Amount of Securities Beneficially Owned (Instr. 4) 3. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 5) 4. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 5)
Common Stock 254(1) D
Table II - Derivative Securities Beneficially Owned
(e.g., puts, calls, warrants, options, convertible securities)
1. Title of Derivative Security (Instr. 4) 2. Date Exercisable and Expiration Date (Month/Day/Year) 3. Title and Amount of Securities Underlying Derivative Security (Instr. 4) 4. Conversion or Exercise Price of Derivative Security 5. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 5) 6. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 5)
Date Exercisable Expiration Date Title Amount or Number of Shares
Explanation of Responses:
1. Shares were awarded to reporting person effective January 1, 2020 at a value of $95.83 per share.
Beth W. Cooper, by Power of Attorney 01/10/2020
** Signature of Reporting Person Date
Reminder: Report on a separate line for each class of securities beneficially owned directly or indirectly.
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	Know all by these presents, that the undersigned Lila Jaber
hereby constitutes and appoints each of James F. Moriarty and
Beth W. Cooper signing singly, and with full power of
substitution, as the true and lawful attorney-in-fact of the

   	(1)  prepare, execute in the name of the undersigned and on
behalf of the undersigned, and submit to the United States
Securities and Exchange Commission (the SEC) a Form ID,
including amendments thereto, and any other documents necessary
or appropriate to obtain codes and passwords enabling the
undersigned to make electronic filings with the SEC of reports
required by Section 16(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of
1934, as amended, or any rule or regulation of the SEC;

   (2) complete and execute for and on behalf of the
undersigned, in the capacity of the undersigned as an officer
and/or director of Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (the
Company), Forms 3, 4 and 5, and any amendments thereto, required
to be filed by the undersigned in accordance with Section 16(a)
of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, and the
rules thereunder;

   (3) do and perform any and all acts for and on behalf of the
undersigned that may be necessary or desirable to complete and
execute any such Form 3, 4 or 5, and any amendments thereto, and
file such forms and reports with the SEC and any stock exchange
or similar authority; and

   (4) take any other action of any type whatsoever in
connection with the foregoing which, in the opinion of such
attorney-in-fact, may be of benefit to, in the best interest of,
or legally required by, the undersigned, it being understood
that the documents executed by such attorney-in-fact on behalf
of the undersigned pursuant to this Power of Attorney shall
be in such form and shall contain such terms, conditions,
provisions and statements as such attorney-in-fact may determine
or approve in the discretion of such attorney-in-fact.

     The undersigned hereby grants to each such attorney-in-fact
full power and authority to do and perform any and every act and
thing whatsoever requisite, necessary, or proper to be done in
the exercise of any of the rights and powers herein granted, as
fully to all intents and purposes as the undersigned might or
could do if personally present, with full power of substitution
or revocation, hereby ratifying and confirming all that such
attorney-in-fact, or such substitute or substitutes to the
attorney-in-fact, shall lawfully do or cause to be done by
virtue of this Power of Attorney and the rights and powers
herein granted.  The undersigned acknowledges that the foregoing
attorneys-in-fact, in serving in such capacity at the request of
the undersigned, are not assuming, nor is the Company assuming,
any responsibilities of the undersigned to comply with Section
16 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended.

	This Power of Attorney shall remain in full force and
effect until the undersigned is no longer required to file Forms
3, 4 and 5 with respect to the holdings of the undersigned and
transactions in securities issued by the Company, unless earlier
revoked by the undersigned in a signed writing delivered to the
foregoing attorneys-in-fact.

     IN WITNESS WHEREOF, the undersigned has caused this Power
of Attorney to be executed as of this 19th day of December,

/s/Lila A. Jaber		    /s/Nicola Garcia
					    Notary Public
					    My Commission Expires: Jan 28, 2021