Anthony John Chicola

Anthony John Chicola

Anthony John Chicola, 88, of Alexandria passed away on Saturday, December 8, 2012 at his residence.

Services will be held at 11:00 am Wednesday, December 12, 2012 at the chapel of Griffin Forest Lawn Funeral Home, with Mike Young officiating. Visitation will be held on Wednesday from 10-11 am at the funeral home. Burial will follow in Forest Lawn Memorial Park, under the direction of Griffin Forest Lawn Funeral Home.

He was preceded in death by his wife Mary Ellen Chicola; parents, Joseph and Carrie Parise Chicola; four sisters and three brothers.

He is survived by his daughters; Marilyn Miller and her husband, Jackie (Wichita Falls, Texas); Valerie Johnson and her husband, Larry (Baton Rouge); Susie Davis and her husband, Randy (Destin, Florida); and Janet Wellan and her husband, Louis (Alexandria); his sons; Dr. Jeffery Chicola and his wife, Jan (Pensacola, Florida); Daniel Chicola (Coushatta); and AJ Chicola and his wife, Cheryl (Lecompte); two sisters; Virginia Chicola Medica (Alexandria) and Ann Chicola Zolfoghary (EI Paso, Texas), seventeen grandchildren and twenty great grandchildren.

Special thanks to Ms. Carolyn Green, Bridgett Gotreaux, and Guardian Hospice.

Memorial donations can be made to Manna House, 5604 Demeter Street, Alexandria, LA71303.

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Published in The Town Talk on Dec. 11, 2012