In memory of
Paul Fradella of Slidell, Louisiana passed away on May 15, 2020 at the age of 95. He was a native of New Orleans, Louisiana, born on February 8, 1925 to his loving parents, the late Dorothy Piazza Fradella and Frank Fradella. Paul is the beloved husband of Claire Catherine Garic Fradella; cherished father of Paul Frank Fradella (Jackie), Stephen Garic Fradella (Diane), Michael Fradella (D'Neil) and Marc Salvador Fradella (Jennifer); adored grandfather of Angie Crain (Jason), Bobby Fradella (Casey), Becky Fradella (Anna Rainey), Stephanie Leibfritz (Will), Stacey Bohnenstiehl (Bryan), Marcey Fradella, Michael Fradella (Lien), Matthew Fradella (Rachael), Jonathan Fradella (Sarah), Ashley Ayala, Sydney Ayala, and Marc Salvador Fradella; and proud great-grandfather of fifteen great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his siblings Josephine Reidy, Salvador Fradella, Frank Fradella, and Anthony Fradella. Paul attended Sts. Peter and Paul Grammar School and went on to study engineering while serving in the United States Navy. He was employed for twenty-five years at The Jackson Brewing Company of New Orleans and belonged to Pipefitters Local #60. Paul enjoyed nothing more than spending time with his family, especially fishing with his sons and grandchildren. He will be greatly missed by all who knew him. Relatives and friends are invited to attend Visitation on Wednesday, May 20, 2020 from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at Audubon Funeral Home in Slidell. A private Mass of Christian Burial will take place at 1:00 p.m. in the chapel. In lieu of flowers, donations in Paul's memory to Covenant House are requested. Condolences may be expressed at www.AudubonFuneralHome.com.
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