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In Memory of

Anthony Joseph Ferrara

January 4, 1926 - March 25, 2015

Obituary


Anthony Joseph Ferrara, loving husband and devoted father and grandfather, passed away on Wednesday, March 25, 2015 at the age of 89. Survived by his wife of 68 years, Dorothy Boyer Ferrara; daughter Cindy (Terrence) Ferrara-Riedl; grandson Scott Riedl and granddaughter Erica Riedl. Also survived by a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Preceded in death by his parents, Rose Centanni Ferrara and Peter Ferrara, his brothers Michel and Vincent Ferrara, and his sister Theresa Ferrara Bouchon. He served in the Navy and was a member of the American Legion. He retired from...

Anthony Joseph Ferrara, loving husband and devoted father and grandfather, passed away on Wednesday, March 25, 2015 at the age of 89. Survived by his wife of 68 years, Dorothy Boyer Ferrara; daughter Cindy (Terrence) Ferrara-Riedl; grandson Scott Riedl and granddaughter Erica Riedl. Also survived by a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Preceded in death by his parents, Rose Centanni Ferrara and Peter Ferrara, his brothers Michel and Vincent Ferrara, and his sister Theresa Ferrara Bouchon. He served in the Navy and was a member of the American Legion. He retired from Ferrara’s Supermarket in 1991. He was a devout Catholic, loved to travel, and was a man of many talents. He made friends wherever he would go. Relatives and friends are invited to attend the Memorial Mass at LAKE LAWN METAIRIE FUNERAL HOME, 5100 Pontchartrain Blvd. on Wednesday, April 1, 2015 at 12:00 p.m. Interment will follow in Lake Lawn Park Mausoleum. Visitation will be from 10:00 a.m. until service time. In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be made in his name to Children’s Hospital. To view and sign the guest book, visit www.lakelawnmetairie.com.