Luis Evangelista Toca
Luis Evangelista Toca
  • October 18, 1931 - May 6, 2017
  • Metairie, Louisiana

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Luis Evangelista Toca passed away Saturday, May 6, 2017, at the age of 85. Luis was born October 18, 1931 in Manicaragua, Las Villas, Cuba. Resident of New Orleans and Metairie for 50 years.

Luis is survived by his wife of 45 years Vivian T. Toca. as well as nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends. He is preceded in death by his parents Ramon and Aurora Toca; brothers Orestes (Hortensia) and Carlos (Lourdes); and sister-in-law Miriam Tabares.

Luis was an accountant with Arthur Young CPA Firm and George Engine Company. He was President and Treasurer for Cuban Club of Professionals and Associate of the Sisters of the Blessed Sacrament. Luis was a parishioner of St. Theresa of Avila Church and St. Ann Church and National Shrine.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend the Funeral Mass in the Chapel of Lake Lawn Metairie Funeral Home, 5100 Pontchartrain Blvd. New Orleans on Saturday, May 13, 2017 at 1:00 p.m. Visitation will begin at 11:00 a.m. Interment will follow in All Saints Mausoleum in Metairie Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations made in his memory to charity of choice.

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