Frank Montalbano

Published 12:05 pm Sunday, March 8, 2015

Frank Montalbano, 93, resident of Bogalusa, passed away Thursday, March 5, 2015, at the Louisiana Heart Hospital in Lacombe.

Frank was the owner of Berenson’s Sales in Bogalusa, a member of the Bogalusa Chamber of Commerce, the Washington Parish Economic Development Foundation, a member of Nellie Byers School, Magic City Carnival Association and the Krewe of Roogaroo, a member of the Italian-American Cultural Society, a 3rd and 4th degree member of the Knights of Columbus, a member of Annunciation Catholic Church serving on the Finance Committee and usher society and a member of the Annunciation School Board.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Joseph and Josephine Sansone Montalbano; his brothers, Ignace Montalbano and Charles Lupo; and a sister Mary Francis Montalbano.

Visitation will be Monday, March 9, 2015, at Poole-Ritchie Funeral Home from 5 p.m. until 9 p.m., with a Rosary at 6 p.m., and will continue Tuesday, March 10, 2015, at Annunciation Catholic Church from 9 a.m. until the Mass at 11 a.m. The Rev. Father Daniel Brouillete will officiate, and entombment will follow at Sanctuary of Peace Mausoleum.