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“Marie and Family,I was so sad to hear about Marios passing. Sending love and prayers for all. With Deepest Sympathy, Mary Catherine Jett ”
1 of 11 | Posted by: Mary Catherine Jett - Abbeville, LA

“My dear Marie,Condolences and prayers are with youand your family. Sorry for your great loss. Really missed not being able to be with you.Will...Read More »
2 of 11 | Posted by: Dolores Governale Henry - Houma, LA

“I am so sorry to hear of Mario's death. We worked together for several years at Verdunville and Centerville. I really enjoyed visiting with him, I...Read More »
3 of 11 | Posted by: Rickey Buck - Coworker

“Mrs. Marie so sorry to hear about Mr. Mario. My deepest condolences to you and your family. May God give you peace and strength through this time of...Read More »
4 of 11 | Posted by: Liz Rowland - Milton, FL - Friend

“Regina and family. I am sorry to hear of your daddy passing . My heart goes out to you. I know this will be hard for you. Prayers from Don and...Read More »
5 of 11 | Posted by: Valerie Fritz - Pineville, LA

“Thoughts and prayers with the family during this time of loss of loved one. Hold memories close to your heart always. ”
6 of 11 | Posted by: Brenda Simon - Patterson, LA

“We were so very sorry to hear if Mario's passing. You are all in our thoughts and prayers. ”
7 of 11 | Posted by: Joe and Cindy Marino - Berwick, LA

“My deepest sympathy to you and your children Marie. Mario was always smiling and cheerful. ”
8 of 11 | Posted by: Elvina Verdun - Patterson, LA

“Mario was a childhood friend. Ate many dinners at his house enjoying his mothers wonderful meat ball spaghetti. Our parents businesses where on the...Read More »
9 of 11 | Posted by: Myra Toups-Porter - Tomball, TX

“I am so sorry to hear of Maro's passing. I knew him as long as I can remember. My family would visit his family's store in Berwick. And many years...Read More »
10 of 11 | Posted by: Ingrid DeMers - Pass Christian, MS

“Please accept our deepest condolences and prayers for you and your family during this difficult time. May Mr. Mario rest in God's eternal peace and...Read More »
11 of 11 | Posted by: the staff of Ibert's Mortuary - LA

Mario L. Pizzo, a loving husband, father, and grandfather, passed away at the age of 76 at his home on Friday, May 18, 2018. He was born in Morgan City, was a former longtime resident of Berwick and Patterson, and a resident of Alexandria for the past five years. Mario was a man of prayer and strong faith. A longtime parishioner of St. Joseph Catholic Church, he gave of his talent playing the organ for Sunday morning Masses and also served as a Eucharistic Minister. His passion in life was teaching, dedicating 35 years to educating elementary and special education students throughout St. Mary Parish. His favorite pastime though was spending time with his family, especially for holidays and birthdays, and he simply adored his grandchildren. He will be deeply missed by all who knew and loved him.

Those he leaves to cherish his memory include his beloved wife of 50 years, Marie Gaudet Pizzo; two children, Regina Pizzo Sylvester and her husband Chris and Lawrence Pizzo and his wife Rebecca; five grandchildren, Wyatt and Matthew Sylvester, and Abigail, Joshua, and Jacob Pizzo; and one brother, Gabriel Pizzo.

He was preceded in death by his infant daughter, Angela Rose Pizzo; and by his parents, Lawrence Pizzo and Jennie Glorioso Pizzo.

A gathering of family and friends will be held at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Patterson on Wednesday, May 23, 2018, beginning at 9:00 a.m. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11:00 a.m., with Fr. Angelo Cremaldi as Celebrant. Following he will be laid to rest in the St. Joseph Cemetery. Serving as pallbearers will be Wyatt and Matthew Sylvester, Joshua and Jacob Pizzo, and Jeff LaGrange.

Memorial contributions may be made in Mr. Mario's memory to the Carmelite Monastery of Lafayette, 1250 Carmel Drive, Lafayette, LA 70501.

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Arrangements have been entrusted to Ibert's Mortuary, Inc., 1111 Lia Street, Patterson, LA 70392, (985) 395-7873.