Sam PiazzaObituary, Chris Piazza’ son and Sewanee: The University Of The South student Sam Piazza sadly passed away at the age of 22. He died leaving behind his beloved family and friends who will always remember him for his contagious smile. On Monday 6th November 2023, his parent wrote an open letter the Sewanee purple, the circumstances surrounding the death of their son and how “Sam did not overdose on cocaine”.
Sam Piazza Education
Sam, a graduate of Catholic High School for Boys in 2018, spent all four years on the school’s tennis team and was an active participant in the Broadcast/journalism team. Following his high school graduation, he enrolled at the University of the South in Sewanee, Tenn., focusing on the field of economics. During his time there, he became a proud member of the Sigma Nu Fraternity, cherishing the friendships he cultivated within the group. Aside from his academic pursuits, Sam was actively involved in the Trinity Episcopal Cathedral, serving as an acolyte for a remarkable five years.