Frank Angelo Castigliola

Frank Angelo Castigliola passed away on Thursday, November 23, 2017, at his residence in Mandeville, Louisiana surrounded by his loving family, at the age of 65. He was born on Monday, March 31, 1952, in New Orleans, Louisiana to the late Catherine “Hazel” Broussard Castigliola and the late Angelo Castigliola. Frank was a loving and devoted husband, father, brother, and grandfather.

Frank is survived by his beloved wife of 46 years, Judith “Judy” Easley Castigliola; his loving daughter, Karen Castigliola Riehm and her husband, Matthew; brothers, Angelo Castigliola and Michael Castigliola, and sisters, Betty Janneck and the late Gloria Cazabon. Also survived by his adoring grandchildren; granddaughter, Bryleigh Riehm and grandson, Liam Riehm.
He was an avid trumpet player, who thoroughly enjoyed music. Frank was a passionate and loving grandfather, who devoted his years to bring smiles and laughter to young and old. He was a great storyteller and will be missed by all who knew him.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend the Memorial Service in the chapel of Harry McKneely & Son Funeral Home, 100 W. Magnolia Street, Ponchatoula, Louisiana 70454 on Monday, December 4, 2017, at 11:00 a.m. Visitation will begin at 9:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m.

Inurnment will follow in Ponchatoula Cemetery, Ponchatoula, Louisiana.

Donations may be made to the National Pancreatic Cancer Foundation, P.O. Box 1848, Longmont, CO 80502 or online at in memory of Frank A. Castigliola.

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