Sgt. William C. Zappa Jr.

Korean Veteran


Sgt. W. C. Zappa Jr. Marine Corps born 29 Apr.19, 1937 died 18 December, 1988;
son of Macel E. & William C. Zappa Sr. of Minden, La.
Interment in the Garden of Memories, row 1, section 1,
Garden of Prayer.

Class of 1955

Minden Press-Herald, Tuesday, December 20, 1988 

William C. Zappa, Jr. - Korean Veteran

Funeral services were conducted for Mr. William C. Zappa, Jr., 51, of Minden on Tuesday, December 20.  Officiating at the 2 p.m. services at Rose-Neath Funeral Home Chapel were Rev. Leslie Hunter, Dr. Robert Bowen and Rev. Thomas. 

Interment was in the Gardens of Memory. 

Mr. Zappa passed away on Sunday, December 18 at Veterans Hospital after an extended illness.  A lifelong resident of Minden and a member of Assembly of God, he was a veteran and a wholesale distributor for WCZ Distributors.

Survivors are two sons, Richard Zappa of Shreveport and Brian Zappa of Longview, Texas; one daughter, Deborah Zappa Kelly of Shreveport; his parents, Mr. and Mrs. William C. Zappa of Minden; one brother, Billy John Zappa of Haughton and seven grandchildren.

Photographed and submitted by Ann Mays Harlan, Class of 1958