OBITUARY

Benjamin A. Lucio

February 13, 1926March 10, 2018
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Mr. Benjamin A. Lucio, age 92, and a resident of River Ridge, Louisiana for the last 50 years, passed away with his loving family by his side, on Saturday March 10, 2018. He was born in Central Hershey, Cuba.

Benjamin served in the United States Army in World War II. He was a proud graduate of Tulane University and worked for 34 years as an accountant for the United States Department of Agriculture’s National Finance Center before retiring 21 years ago.

He is survived by his loving wife of 64 years, Joan Rodriguez Lucio; sons David A. Lucio, Dr. Daniel C. Lucio (Michelle), Michael S. Lucio (Bonnie); grandchildren Jonathan, Stephen, Henri, Jessica, Samuel, and Michael Lucio and numerous brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nieces and nephews. Benjamin was preceded in death by his mother Zelma Lee Sullivan Lucio and father John Constantino Lucio, brother John Clifford Lucio, sister Z. Constance Lucio, and daughter-in-law Elizabeth A. Lucio.

Family and friends are invited to a visitation for Benjamin to be held Saturday, March 17, 2018 from 10:30 AM to 12:00 PM at St. Matthew the Apostle Catholic Church, 10021 Jefferson Hwy., River Ridge, Louisiana. A funeral mass will begin at 12:00 PM. Entombment will immediately follow at St. Louis Cemetery No. 3, 3421 Esplanade Avenue, New Orleans, Louisiana.

Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at www.LeitzEaganFuneralHome.com for the Lucio family.

  • FAMILY

  • Joan Rodriguez Lucio, Wife
  • Zelma Lee Sullivan Lucio, Mother
  • John Constantino Lucio, Father
  • Elizabeth A. Lucio, Daughter-in-law
  • John Clifford Lucio, Brother
  • Z. Constance Lucio, Sister
  • David A. Lucio, Son
  • Dr. Daniel C. Lucio (Michelle), Son
  • Michael S. Lucio (Bonnie), Son
  • Jonathan Lucio, Grandson
  • Stephen Lucio, Grandson
  • Henri Lucio, Grandson
  • Jessica Lucio, Granddaughter
  • Samuel Lucio, Grandson
  • Michael Lucio, Grandson
  • Numerous brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nieces and nephews.

Services

  • Visitation Saturday, March 17, 2018
  • Funeral Mass Saturday, March 17, 2018
  • Entombment Saturday, March 17, 2018
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Chris Christopher

March 12, 2018

David, Daniel, Michael,
My deepest sympathies on the passing of your father. He served his nation in time of war. He was a loving husband; a remarkable father to his sons; a fine grandfather; and a great friend of Beta Xi Chapter. Altogether an extraordinary man who God has welcomed home, and whose memory will be cherished by all who were privileged to have known him. My condolences to all of you and yours.

Captain Chris Christopher, USN (Ret.)

Chris Christopher

March 12, 2018

David, Daniel, Michael,
My deepest sympathies on the passing of your father. He served his nation in time of war. He was a loving husband; a remarkable father to his sons; a fine grandfather; and a great friend of Beta Xi Chapter. Altogether an extraordinary man who God has welcomed home, and whose memory will be cherished by all who were privileged to have known him. My condolences to all of you and yours.

Captain Chris Christopher, USN (Ret.)

Chris Christopher

March 12, 2018

David, Daniel, Michael,
My deepest sympathies on the passing of your father. He served his nation in time of war. He was a loving husband; a remarkable father to his sons; a fine grandfather; and a great friend of Beta Xi Chapter. Altogether an extraordinary man who God has welcomed home, and whose memory will be cherished by all who were privileged to have known him. My condolences to all of you and yours.

Captain Chris Christopher, USN (Ret.)

Nancy Coig

March 12, 2018

My condolence to the family of Benjamin Lucio. He was such a great person, I am glad I had the opportunity to care for him, and his loving family. Please take care of Ms. Joan. My love, and prayers are with all of you at this time. I ask father God to hold Joan, sons, and grandkids close at this time of need. And to give them the strength to get pass this difficult time. Amen

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