Ignatius "Nat" Charles Colona, 91 years old of Hammond, Louisiana, passed away Tuesday, January 7, 2014, in Hammond. Nat was born on Saturday, August 19, 1922, in Hammond. He was a member of Holy Ghost Catholic Church and U.S. Army Veteran during WWII. Surviving are son, Emile Charles Colona and Shirley Little, daughter & son-in-law, Carla Colona Tallo and Russell Tallo Sr., brother & sister-in-law, John Colona and Genevive Colona, grandsons, Russell Tallo Jr. and wife Melissa Tallo, Nat J. Colona, Ronnie Joe Tallo and wife Vanessa Tallo, Randy Colona, and Ryan M. Tallo, also survived by 10 great-grandchildren, his nephew, David Colona, nieces, Debbie Colona and Pattie Colona Cook. He is preceded in death by wife, Cecelia Mele Colona, parents, Emile Colona and Catherine Fiorella Colona. Friends will be received Thursday, January 9, 2014 from 6:00 pm until 9:00 pm. and on Friday from 8:00a.m. until 10:30a.m. at Harry McKneely & Son Hammond. Services will be held at Holy Ghost Catholic Church, Friday, at 11:00 am. Interment will follow in the Rose Memorial Park Mausoleum Hammond, Louisiana. An on-line guest book is available at www.harrymckneely.com.
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Published in The Advocate from Jan. 7 to Jan. 8, 2014