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Obituary for Eddie Sapia Jr.

Eddie J. Sapia, Jr.
March 27, 1934 – November 17, 2023

Eddie Joseph Sapia, Jr., 89, of Anderson, SC, went to his heavenly home on November 17, 2023, at Richard M. Campbell Veterans Nursing Home.

Born on March 27, 1934, in Barataria, Louisiana, he was the son of the late Eddie Sapia, Sr. and the late Eunice Matherne Sapia.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Diana Coulon Sapia, nephew/Godson, Ryan E. Adam, Sr. and great-grandson, Connor B. Rice.

Eddie is survived by his daughters; Sandie S. Conrad (Kit) of Weaverville, NC. Dinah S. Lannes of Anderson, SC. Tammy S. Foley (Tim) of Marrero, LA. and Adele S. Lowe of Honea Path, SC, grandchildren; Tyson Foley (Samantha), Warren Pope (Kristin), Victoria “Ruby” Pope (Remy Belle), Stephany Rice, Kevin Calegan, Valerie Honoshofsky (Jordan) and great-grandchildren; Alexander Semmes, Khloe Pope, Abbott, Anders & Mary-Charles Foley and Aiden Rice He is also survived by his niece, Lisa Ducoing (P.J.) and sister, Brenda S. Adam (Dickie) of Barataria, LA.

Eddie lived most of his life in Jean Lafitte, Louisiana, as a commercial fisherman of shrimp and alligators. He was a U.S. Army veteran, a Eucharistic minister for 40 years at St. Anthony Church and a member of the Knights of Columbus for 60 years in Marrero/Lafitte, LA. Eddie will be missed by his family & friends.

The family will host a memorial/celebration of life in Louisiana on Tuesday, December 26, 2023 at St. Pius X, 8089 Barataria Blvd. Marrero, LA. 70072.

The Standard Cremation & Funeral Center is serving the Sapia Family, and a message of condolence may be sent by visiting