James S. "Jimmy" Capella
Fri, 2014-05-09 12:56 News Staff
James S. "Jimmy" Capella, of Slidell, LA, passed away on Friday, May 2, 2014, at home in Slidell at the age of 81.Beloved Husband of Carolyn Battard Capella; Father of Helen Hays, Cindy Bartholomae (husband Jimmy), Donna Baglio (husband Dominick) and Debbie Bolnar (husband Randy); Son of the late Frank and Maude Capella; Brother of Patricia Dominick (John), Laura Lee Brady (Wayne), Frank "Chick" Capella III (wife Durinda); Also survived by thirteen grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren, many nieces, nephews, and other relatives. He was a native of New Orleans and a resident of Slidell for the past 29 years. Jimmy was an Allstate Agent in New Orleans and Chalmette for 31 years, and was a member of the VFW Post 7286 in Covington. Relatives and friends of the family are invited to attend the funeral. A funeral mass will be held on Friday, May 9, 2014, at Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church, 400 Westchester Blvd in Slidell. Visitation will begin at 10 a.m., followed by a funeral mass at 12 p.m. Burial will be in Greenwood Mausoleum in New Orleans. The family would like to thank St. Joseph Hospice, especially Cheryl and Gary for their compassion and support. Memorial gifts may be made to St. Joseph Hospice. Please visit www.honakerforestlawn.com to sign guestbook.