Dr. Carlo Carollo, DDS
Dr. Carlo Carollo, DDS, succumbed to injuries sustained in a tragic automobile accident on November 11, 2017 at the age of 84. He prepared the heavens for the arrival of his beloved wife, Angelina, preceding her in death by only one day. The loving father of three sons, the late Louis Carollo, (Maria); Carlo Carollo, Jr. (Je’anine); and Frank Carollo. He is survived by his brothers, Frank M. Carollo (Pat) and Ben Carollo (Lucille). Dr. Carollo was a proud grandfather of Maria Carollo Nunez (Jeremy), Louis Carollo (Loren), Teresa, Aaron, and Nicholas (Kierstynne), Carlo, and his great grandchildren, Jacob, Layla and Jeremy, Jr. He was the son of the late Louis and Minnie Pipitone Carollo, and the brother of the late Rosalie C. Schiro, Nina C. Ballero, Bernadine C. Bonnecarrere, Mary C. Mouton, Josephine “FeFe” Carollo, Louise C. Hymel, and Florence C. Mistretta. Dr. Carollo was a graduate of Holy Cross School and Loyola University School of Dentistry, Class of 1959. During his long time residence in St. Bernard Parish, he served as the president of the St. Bernard Italian American Cultural Society and reigned as the King of the Our Lady of Lourdes Mardi Gras Ball in 1978. He was the patriarch of the entire Carollo family for many years and much loved by his many nieces, nephews, and cousins. A devoted husband and father, his love of family was followed closely by his passion for traveling along with his beloved Angelina, family and friends. He will be greatly missed by all, especially, lifelong friends and numerous patients and colleagues throughout his life. Relatives and friends attended a visitation followed by a funeral mass held at St. Bernard Memorial Funeral Home, 701 W. Virtue St., Chalmette, LA on Saturday, November 18, 2017. He was laid to rest with his wife in St. Bernard Memorial Gardens. To sign and view the family guest book, please visit www.stbernardmemorial.com.