Ferdinand Charles Chiasson passed away on Sunday Evening, July 21, 2013. He was 85. Beloved husband of Ella Mayeaux Chiasson of 63 years. Father of Charles Chiasson and Tim Chiasson (Rita), and father-in-law of Patricia Chiasson. Grandfather of Susan Danna (Russ) and great-grandfather of Mason Danna. Brother of Ruth Sax and Sue Dubois. Son of the late Charles and Enezile Chiasson. He was a native of New Orleans, and resident of Marrero for 80 years. He was the proprietor of Ferdie's Printing, and also a Veteran of the U.S. Navy. He will be greatly missed by everyone who knew him. Relatives and Friends of the family are invited to attend the Mass of Christian Burial from Westside LEITZ-EAGAN, 5101 Westbank Expressway, Marrero, on Wednesday Morning, July 24, 2013 at 11:00. Visitation will begin at 9:00. Interment will follow in Westlawn Memorial Park, Gretna. In lieu of flowers, his family requests donations to the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation, jdrf.org.
The family also expresses their sincerest gratitude to his caregivers, Janis Rousell and Tammy LaGarde. An online guestbook is available at www.westsideleitzeagan.com.