Salvador A. Ferrara
Salvador A. Ferrara
  • May 10, 1926 - October 14, 2017
  • Lacombe, Louisiana

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Salvador A. Ferrara “Sal” went home to be with his Heavenly Father on October 14, 2017. Beloved husband of Yvonne C. Ferrara. Father of Linda Shingler (Barry), and Lisa Guarino; grandfather of five grandchildren and one great granddaughter. Step-father of Pamela Patin (Richard), Patrice Rivet (Jeff), Penny Taylor (Ira), Peggy Egan (Robert), Matthew Toepfer (Debbie); Mark Toepfer and 13 grandchildren and 11 great grandchildren; sister-in-laws Anna Ferrara, Joan (Even) Nelson, Lydia Knecht (Ralph); brother-in-law Louis R. Carite, Jr. (Brenda)and numerous nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents Frank and Lucille Louise Serio Ferrara; brothers Anthony J. Ferrara and Richard Ferrara; and former wife Gloria D’Herete.

He was a chemist at Kaiser for 27 years; as well as a local business owner. However, most of all he loved all of his children, 18 grandchildren and 12 great grandchildren. He liked the casino, football, and great times with family and friends.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend visitation on Saturday, October 21, 2017 at Lake Lawn Metairie Funeral Home, 5100 Pontchartrain Blvd, New Orleans, LA 70124 beginning at 11:00 a.m. followed by a memorial service at 1:00 p.m. Inurnment will follow at Lake Lawn Park Mausoleum.