Welcome to the memorial page for

Samuel Anthony DeCapua

March 29, 1937 ~ July 23, 2017 (age 80)

Samuel Anthony DeCapua, 80, of Elizabethtown, KY passed away Sunday, July 23, 2017 at the Hosparus Inpatient Care Center, Louisville, KY.

Mr. DeCapua was a veteran of the Korean War having served in the United States Army where he also played saxophone for the 113th Army Band. He was  a member of Glendale Christian Church and the former owner of Sam & Son's Tile.

Survivors include his wife, Ann L. DeCapua of Elizabethtown, KY; three children, Theresa DeCapua of Florida, Susan DeCapua of Florida, Joe DeCapua of New Jersey, four step children, Patti Lambert of Elizabethtown, KY, Jerry Cox of Winchester, KY, Pam Linger of Houston, TX, James Cox of Dallas, TX; fourteen grandchildren, Nicole DeCapua, Joe DeCapua, Jared DeCapua, Shari DeCapua, Jason Lambert, Maureen Lambert Hicks, Megan Lambert Middleton, Jeremiah Cox, Jordan Linger, Sara Garza, Jac Cox, Mason Cox, Aden Cox, Alex Cox; one brother, Anthony DeCapua, one sister, Angela DeCapua; several great grandchildren; and a host of family & friends.

Visitation will be from 11:30 AM until 1:00 PM Monday at Coffey & Chism Funeral Home.

Services for Mr. DeCapua will be held at 1:00 PM, Monday, July 31, 2017 at the chapel of Coffey & Chism Funeral Home, Vine Grove, KY. Burial will follow in the Kentucky Veterans Cemetery Central, Radcliff, KY.

In lieu of flowers donations can be made to Hosparus, P.O. Box 2149, Elizabethtown, KY 42702


 Service Information

July 31, 2017

1:00 PM
Coffey and Chism Funeral Home
769 Highland Ave
Vine Grove, KY 40175

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