Angeline Fazio Vaccarella

Angeline Fazio Vaccarella passed away on Thursday, July 17, 2014 at the age of 91. She was the cherished wife of the late Morris John Vaccarella Sr. Loving mother of Frank Joseph Vaccarella (fiancé Linda Meara) and Morris John Vaccarella Jr. (wife Susan Vaccarella). Daughter of the late Joseph and Josephine Giardina Fazio. Sister of Sam Fazio, Tom Fazio and the late Sarah Osborne, Zena Herbert, Rose Osborn, Virginia Gurtner and Joann Acosta. Proud grandmother of Elizabeth Vaccarella, Tracey Nash (Allen), Morris Vaccarella III (Adamo), Marlo Christenson (Erik), Nina Aucoin (Jason), Marcia Rogers (Mike) and the late Randy Frank Vaccarella. Great grandmother of Olivia Christensen, Colin Christensen, Chase Cockrell, Matthew Rogers, Haston Rogers, Sophia Aucoin, Sarah Frances Vaccarella and Joseph Vaccarella. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. Angeline was a resident of Slidell, LA for the past eight years and a former resident of Arabi, LA for 47 years. She was Grand Matron of Maids for the Italian American Marching Club of New Orleans, a member of the Slidell Newcomers Club and a member of AARP– Chapter 5408. Angeline was a parishioner of St. Margaret Mary Catholic Church and a member of SMM Perpetual Eucharistic Adoration Adorers. The family would like to extend special thanks to the many doctors, nurses and aids that cared for her at Ochsner Northshore Hospital of Slidell, Greenbriar Community Care Center and Slidell Memorial Hospital. Relatives and friends were invited to attend a visitation held at St. Margaret Mary Catholic Church on Monday, July 21, 2014. A funeral mass followed. Interment was private. In lieu of flowers, please consider donations to The Cancer Research Institute in memory of Angeline Fazio Vaccarella, or 1.800.628.7367. To view and sign the family guestbook, please visit

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