Frank Wayne Ballero Sr.
October 9, 1947 – October 4, 2021
Frank W. Ballero, Sr., 73, of New Orleans, Louisiana, passed away on Monday, October 4, 2021, in Meraux, Louisiana. Frank is survived by his beloved wife, Kathleen Riecke; his sons, Frank Jr., Steven, David, and Scott (Robin); his grandchildren, Sarah, TJ, Rebekah, and Bailey; his great-grandchildren, Ajay and Alaihna; and his best friend until the end, Kenny “Boom” Washington. Frank was preceded in death by his parents, the late Alma Clark and Frank P. Ballero; and by his brothers, the late Brian Ballero and John Ballero. He is also survived by a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives, and dear friends. Frank retired from Exxon Mobil in 2011, was a proud veteran of the Vietnam War, a member of the American Legion Post 307, and Pete Fountain’s Half-Fast Walking Club. He was a wonderful man, husband, father, and friend, and will be greatly missed by all who knew him. Relatives and friends are invited to attend a visitation and share fond memories on Monday, October 11, 2021, at ST. BERNARD MEMORIAL FUNERAL HOME, 701 W. VIRTUE STREET, in Chalmette, from 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM. Frank will be laid to rest in St. Bernard Memorial Gardens, with military honors.
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