Theresa R. Cataldie

Theresa R. Cataldie

A Mass of Christian Burial for Theresa Cataldie will be Celebrated at 1 p.m. Thursday November 6, 2012 in Our Lady of Lord Prompt Succor with Father Scott Chemino officiating. Interment will follow in Greenwood Memorial Park, Pineville under the direction of John Kramer & Son.

Visitation will be held from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. Wednesday November 5, 2012 and again from 8:30 a.m.to 12:30 p.m. on Thursday November 6, 2012, in the chapel of John Kramer & Son. Rosary will be recited by Sister JoAnn DeLoach at 7 p.m.

Theresa Cataldie, age 88, of Alexandria, passed away Monday December 3, 2012, in Grace Home.

She is preceded in death by her parents Sam and Laura Ringo; her husband Sam V. Cataldie Sr; her sister Rose Damico; her granddaughter Amie Cataldie and her grandson Joey Giordano.

Theresa was born in Tolbert, LA to Sam and Laura Ringo on March 5, 1924. She married Sam Cataldie Sr. on February 18, 1942. Together they started their lives opening Cataldie Candy Kitchen. They later worked together in Ringo's Grocery and went on to own and run Cataldie Food Mart. Theresa and Sam did everything together including being highly involved with the Amerita Club and St. Joseph Alters.

She is survived by her daughters Mary Cataldie, Laura Medica, Cathrine Giordano (Camille), Angela Tassin(David Wayne); her son Sam Cataldie Jr.; thirteen grandchildren; twenty- six great grandchildren and two great - great grandchildren.

Pallbearers honored to serve will be Mark Anthony Tassin, Donald Wayne Tassin, Robert Bryan Tassin, Joseph Michael Tassin, Sam Medica, Johnny Giordano, and Chandler Cataldie.

Online notes of condolence may be made to the family at kramerfunerals@aol.com.


Published in The Town Talk on Dec. 5, 2012