Moisés Augusto Arriaga T.
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Moisés Augusto Arriaga T.
  • November 27, 1925 - January 15, 2018
  • Louisiana

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Moisés Augusto Arriaga passed away on Monday, January 15, 2018 at the age of 92. He is survived by his beloved wife of 59 years E. Leticia Batres de Arriaga; son Moisés Alberto Arriaga, MD (Rosemary); daughter Alba Arriaga Romano, Esq. (Vincent); grandchildren Rebecca, Moi, and Toby Arriaga and Gabriella and Isabella Romano; sister Julia and brother Cristobal. Moisés is preceded in death by his parents Moisés and Florinda Arriaga; brothers Ruben, Humberto, Efrain and Tulio. He was born in Tela, Honduras and joined the merchant marines at the end of WWII where he served as 2nd Mate and Radio Operator. He settled in New Orleans and spent his career managing an automotive electric manufacturing company. He was a devoted family man who enjoyed spending time with his wife, children, and grandchildren. He was an amateur photographer. He also loved the ocean and enjoyed water sports and making fishnets and other crafts. The family is especially thankful to Dr. John Amoss and Touro Infirmary for their compassionate care. Relatives and friends are invited to attend the Funeral Mass on Saturday, January 20, 2018 at 12:00pm in the Chapel of Lake Lawn Metairie Funeral Home, 5100 Pontchartrain Blvd., New Orleans. Visitation will begin at 10:00am.