Samuel J. Chappetta, Jr. passed away peacefully at his home on Monday, September 21, 2020 at the age of 88. Loving husband of 49 years to Mary Elizabeth Chappetta. Beloved father of Daniel P. Chappetta, the late Samuel J. Chappetta III, Sandra Ann Chappetta, Ada Michelle Chappetta Marrero, Debra Ann Bossier, Kathy Hughes Fruge, and Karen Elizabeth Hughes. Grandfather of 15 grandchildren and numerous great-grandchildren. Son of the late Samuel Chappetta Sr. and Ada Chappetta. Brother of the late Billy Chappetta and Betty Parks. He was also survived by many nieces and nephews and other relatives.
Samuel served in the U.S. Army with the 14th Combat Engineer during the Korean War. He worked as a diesel mechanic for AAA Cooper and Gordon’s Truckline. He was a member of the Shriner’s and a Mason.
Services were private at Garden of Memories Funeral Home and Cemetery, 4900 Airline Drive Metairie, LA 70001.
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