Elena D'Agosta Neff-Graffia

Elena D'Agosta Neff-Graffia passed into the loving arms of Jesus on February 5, 2014 at the age of 91. Elena was the daughter of the late Pasquale D'Agosta and Alfia Inserra of Carlentini, Sicily and the sister of the late Josephine Marchese, Nancy Saragusa, and Mary Vinterella. The loving wife of the late Ulysses Joseph Neff and Joseph A. Graffia Sr. The mother of the late Angele Neff-Guidry and Terry Guidry Sr. and the grandmother of Terry Guidry Jr. (Daphine Gervais) and Sandy Guidry (Gary Bentley), great grandmother of Terry III, Thomas, and Tarah Guidry; and Kristi Rivet, and great-great grandmother of Savannah and Mercedes Cascio. Also the mother of André Pascal Neff Sr. and grandmother of André Pascal Neff Jr., Misty Neff Jensen Pate and great grandmother of Zachary and Nicholas Jensen and Brooke Pate. She was also the mother of Michael Jon Neff (Susan Carroll Neff) and grandmother of Michael Brandon Neff, Ashley Neff Fry (Jeremiah Fry) and great grandmother of Remi Neff-Mullan and Maleah Reneé Fry. She is also survived by a host of cousins, nephews and nieces throughout the United States and Sicily. Elena was a native of New Orleans and resident of St. Bernard Parish for 65 years. She was a homemaker, insurance agent, and a devoted member of several Christian ministries. Family and friends attended her funeral service at the St. Bernard Memorial Funeral Home in Chalmette, LA on Tuesday, February 11, 2014. Internment followed at St. Bernard Memorial Gardens. To view and sign the family guestbook, please visit www.stbernardmemorial.com

St. Bernard Voice

234 Mehle Street
Arabi, LA 70032
Phone: 504-279-7488
Fax: 504-309-5532