It is with much sadness that The Baltimore City Retired Fire Officers and Firefighters Association announces the passing of Lt. James J. Sappe, Engine 33.
Fire Department Service 31 years 2 Days
On Retirement 29 Years 11 Months 18 Days
Retirees Association Member 29 Years 11 Months 18 Days
Age 88 years 18 Days
Date of Passing January 15, 2020
Rest in Peace James
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In Memory Of
James Sappe, age 87, of Miles City.
December 29, 1931 – January 15, 2020
James J. Sappe, age 88, former resident of Baltimore, MD and resident of Miles City, MT passed away on January 15, 2020.
James was born in Brooklyn, New York on December 29, 1931, the son of James F. and Anna S. Sappe. He was married to Eleanor Gordon who preceded him in death. Survivor’s include: one son, Michael Sappe of Baltimore, MD; two daughters: Delia Sappe and Margaret Pingley both of Baltimore, MD; one brother Richard Sappe and one sister Theresa McGuire both of Baltimore, MD; three grandsons: James John, Joshua Lee and Ryan Matthew; one granddaughter Jamie Marie all of Baltimore, MD; two great grandsons: Nicholas and Conner also of Baltimore, MD. Preceding him in death were two brothers: Bernard and William both of Baltimore, MD.
He was employed by the Baltimore City Fire Department prior to his retirement before moving to Miles City, Montana in 2002.