Henry Dinapolis
Henry Dinapolis
  • August 13, 1931 - October 29, 2017
  • Covington, Louisiana

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Henry Dinapolis Jr. passed away peacefully on Sunday, October 29, 2017 at the age of 86. Born in New Orleans, a longtime resident of Kenner and lastly residing in Covington, Louisiana. Henry is survived by his children, John Flannery (Donna), Robert Flannery (Melody), Rose Chatelain (Joel) and Kim Durr (Michael), 15 grandchildren, 20 great grandchildren, brothers Albert and Fred Dinapolis and numerous nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his loving wife, Marilyn, his parents, Henry Sr. and Rose Dinapolis Buras, step father Fred Buras, sisters Rita Troia, Theresa Thiele, Mary Schaaf, Anna Mae Troia and brother Anthony Dinapolis. Henry served in the Air Force during the Korean War. He was a carpenter by trade retiring from Hurwitz-Mintz. His greatest joy was working in his shop with pewter, wood, clay or anything else he could get his hands on. His sense of humor will be remembered by all who knew him. He would say if you could make one person laugh a day, you’ve done your job.

Friends and family are invited to attend a Mass of Christian Burial on Friday, November 3, 2017 at 12:00 p.m. at St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church, 444 Metairie Rd., Metairie, Louisiana. Visitation will take place prior to Mass in the church beginning at 9:00 a.m. Interment will follow at All Saints Mausoleum.

To view and sign the online guest book please visit www.lakelawnmetairie.com