Telmo B. Viteri, age 83, passed away on Wednesday November 7, 2012. Beloved husband of Magdalena P. Viteri. Loving father of Maria Viteri (Pat Fasick), Xavier Viteri (Georgette) and Jacqueline Viteri. Proud grandfather of Matthew, Kate, Andrew, Madeline and Lucy. Son of the late Alejandro and Rosa Pesantes Viteri. Brother of Gloria, Bolivar, Eloy and the late Emma. Also survived by numerous nieces and nephews. After leaving his home in Ecuador, Telmo became a citizen of the United States of America in order to provide a good life for his family. He will be sadly missed by all who knew him.
Relatives and friends of the family are invited to attend the Funeral Mass at Leitz-Eagan Funeral Home, 4747 Veterans Blvd., Metairie on Saturday November 10, 2012 at 2:00 pm. Visitation from 11:00 am until time of service. Interment in All Saints Mausoleum in Lakelawn Metairie Cemetery. In lieu of flowers please make donations to LSU Health Sciences Center Foundation for the study of neuroscience and nursing education: www.lsuhealthfoundation.org – click "Donate Now" - fund designation: The Telmo B. Viteri Memorial Fund. Condolences may be offered at www.leitzeaganfuneralhome.com.