Antonio "Tony" Tapia, 38, of Rudy died Thursday, June 9, 2016, in Van Buren. He was born April 19, 1978, in Huntington Beach, Calif. He was a manager at Tyson Foods in Van Buren.
He is survived by his companion, Kara Bermudez; three daughters, Rhiannon Tapia of Van Buren, and Aryan and Lola Tapia, both of the home; two sons, Antonio Tapia of Oak Hills, Calif., and Joseph York of the home; his mother and stepfather, Kelly and Calvin Townsley of Van Buren; a grandfather, Tony Tapia of Oak Hills; and a number of aunts and uncles.
Cremation is under the direction of Edwards Van-Alma Funeral Home of Van Buren. There are no services scheduled at this time.