Louis Menapace IV

Louis Menapace IV of Lower Makefield Township, Pa. died Monday, May 22, 2017. He was 24.

Born in Red Bank, N.J., he had resided in Lower Makefield for the past 20 years.

Louis was a student at Temple University, studying landscape architecture. He graduated from Pennsbury High School where he played football and was a member of the wrestling team. He was also an avid skier who annually traveled with his dad, uncles and friends to ski the slopes of the U.S. and Canada. Another love of his was BMX biking. He biked with his friends in local biking parks and loved to perform his skills.


Louis was working for Christopher A. Zeek, Landscape Design & Construction in Ambler, Pa. while attending classes at Temple. He was a valued employee and friend of his coworkers.

Louis had a kind heart. He was loved by all his family and more friends than one could count. He had a great smile and laugh; blue eyes that made you smile. He will be greatly missed.

He is survived by his parents, Louis Menapace III and Carol O’Brien Menapace; his paternal grandfather, Louis Menapace Jr.; maternal grandmother (D-Ma), Alice O’Brien; and many uncles, aunts, and cousins. Louis was preceded in death by his paternal grandmothers, Joan Menapace and Inge Menapace, and his maternal grandfather, Edward J. O’Brien Jr. He was the apple in all of their eyes.

His funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Saturday, at St. John the Evangelist Church, 752 Big Oak Road, Morrisville, Pa., where friends may call from 9 a.m. until the time of Mass.