Albert Peter “Sonny” Etie Jr. was born in New Iberia on September 24, 1940, and passed away on October 13, 2017, in Redondo Beach, California, at the age of 77.

He proudly served our country in the U.S. Navy as a Machinist Mate 3rd Class from 1958-1962, then continued living in California. There he persued a career as a formica specialist working in Torrence, California. At the time of his death, he was living in Gardena, California.

Sonny is survived by brothers Rodgers Etie Sr. and wife, Cynthia, Brian J. Etie and wife, Mona, Calvin Etie and Mark Etie; sister Elaine Etie Miller; and numerous nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Betty; mother, Annabelle Gaudin Etie Fiedler; father, Albert Etie Sr.; and a brother Douglas J. Etie.

A gathering of family and friends will be at a later date.

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