Evangeline Funeral Home

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Delta Hulin Sapienza

December 16, 1927September 8, 2020

NEW IBERIA – A Mass of Christian Burial was conducted for Delta Hulin Sapienza, age 92, at 10:00 am on Thursday, September 10, 2020 at Nativity of our Lady Catholic Church with Fr. Ed Degeyter officiating. Interment followed at the church mausoleum.

The visitation took place on Thursday from 9:00 am until the service time. A Rosary was prayed by members of the family at 9:30 am

A native of New Iberia and resident of Maurice, Delta passed away peacefully in the early morning hours on Tuesday, September 8, 2020 at Pelican Pointe Healthcare and Rehabilitation in Maurice, LA.

Delta was a kind and caring woman who adored her family. She was so very proud of each of her children, grandchildren, and great grandchildren. Delta loved spending time with them and doting on them. She was a deeply religious person and loved serving the Lord. Delta help to start her own rosary group, Our Lady of the Holy Rosary, in 1986. She also enjoyed doing crafts, needlework, sewing, cooking, baking, and line dancing. She will be truly and deeply missed by all those who knew and loved her.

She is survived by her; four sons, Francis A. Sapienza Jr and wife Rhonda, of Dallas, TX, Thomas V. Sapienza and wife Tina, Paul R. Sapienza and wife Carla, all of New Iberia, and John S. Sapienza of Lafayette; one daughter, Connie S. Armentor and husband Richard of New Iberia; 14 grandchildren; and 9 great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her loving husband, Francis Sapienza, Sr.; parents, Joseph and Dedica Romero Hulin; and brothers and sister. Pallbearers were Jason Armentor, Nick Sapienza, Anthony Sapienza, Sammy Sapienza, Thomas Sapienza, Jr., Charles Sapienza, and Nathan Guillory. Honorary pallbearers were Delta’s sons. The family would like to extend special thanks to the staffs of Gardenview Assisted Living of New Iberia, Pelican Pointe, and Grace Hospice for their loving care and kindness towards Mrs. Sapienza. To view the on-line obituary and sign the guest register, please visit www.evangelinefuneralhome.com. Evangeline Funeral Home of New Iberia is in charge of arrangements.


  • Francis Sapienza, Jr. (Rhonda), Son
  • Thomas Sapienza (Tina), Son
  • Paul Sapienza (Carla), Son
  • John Sapienza, Son
  • Connie S. Armentor (Richard), Daughter
  • Francis Sapienza, Sr., Husband (deceased)
  • Joseph Hulin, Father (deceased)
  • Dedica Romero Hulin, Mother (deceased)
  • Mrs. Sapienza also leaves behind to cherish her memory, fourteen grandchildren; nine great grandchildren; one sisters; and numerous nieces and nephews.

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Dianne & Kenneth Lopez

September 18, 2020

We are just seeing this. Connie & the Sapienza family, you have our deepest sympathies, thoughts & prayers. Rest in Peace & God Bless.

Dianne & Kenneth Lopez

Gerald Oubre

September 18, 2020

Tom, Paul and family, my thoughts and prayers are with you. May the Good Lord give you strength in this time of need.

Vicky Bonin

September 13, 2020

Connie and family, we would like to extend our deepest condolences to the entire Sapienza family. May God Bless all of you. Vicky & Johnny Bonin

Susan Hubbard

September 12, 2020

Connie:. Please accept my sympathy for the loss of your sweet mother. Your family will be in my prayers.

Monique Hébert

September 11, 2020

I extend my deepest condolences to the entire Sapienza family, as well as the extended families.
I’ve been friends with some of Ms. Delta’s sons for many years and they are fine men. They had a great upbringing from Ms. Delta and Mr Francis; they were such good role models❣️
I lift you all up in prayer 🙏🏼
May many fond memories sustain you all and may it bring you comfort to know that so many people care and that Ms. Delta and Mr. Francis are reunited in God’s heavenly kingdom.
May God be with you all!

Susan Judice-Oubre

September 11, 2020

Connie, my condolences go out to you and your family. Prayers going out to you all.

Judy Gromer

September 11, 2020

Connie and the rest of your family, so very sorry for your loss. She was a sweet lady. Every time I went in Garden View we would always talk. Prayers to all of you.

Judy Bourque

September 10, 2020

Connie and Family...I just found out tonight that Ms. Delta passed away, I want to send my deepest sympathy to all of your family. She would always call me her best friend and would keep me in her confidences..she was really a character. I loved your Mom, I called a few Mom there at GV, but I knew in your Mom, I had a friend...I am so sorry for your loss. Will lift you and your family in prayer and sending love to your Mom, in heaven where we will all meet again someday. God bless, Judy

Kim Livingston-Laliberte

September 10, 2020

The few times I met you were filled with happiness and belly laughs. Your family encompasses some of the sweetest, most amazing people I have ever had privilege of knowing... and that includes YOU!!!
I hope you and Mr. Sap are having the best reunion up there in heaven.

Connie Davidson Migues

September 10, 2020

Sweet Mrs. Delta...
When my mother passed away she helped take care of us...we were very young.
We lived next door...
I loved her and her loving kindness...I would always ask if I could wash her dishes.... she would look at me and say...You want to wash dishes? 😲
Yes I do... and I would...
I loved her very much...
I am so sorry about your loss .. it's not easy at any age...
God Bless yall... prayers and hugs
Connie Jo


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