Anthony Calcagno, Jr.

April 21, 1930November 21, 2021

Anthony Calcagno, Jr., age 91, passed away at his home on November 21, 2021. He was the beloved husband of Jacqlyn Brainis Calcagno. Also survived by his loving sister, Marie Calcagno. Godfather of Wayne Abadie, Gerald Aitken, Jr., Johnathan Forstall and the late Gerald Marchese. Stepfather of Jan Leonhard (Tom) and Melissa Fritz. Step grandfather of Barrett Leonhard, Reese Leonhard and the late Shelby Leonhard. Preceded in death by his late wife, June Weiser Calcagno and his parents, Anthony Calcagno, Sr. and Adele Abadie Calcagno.

Mr. Calcagno served in the United States Marine Corps and then had a successful banking career. After his retirement, he enjoyed sports and outdoor activities. He was a devout Catholic and longtime member of St. Angela Merici Church.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend the Memorial Mass at Lake Lawn Metairie Funeral Home, 5100 Pontchartrain Blvd. in New Orleans, on Wednesday, December 1, 2021 at 12:00PM. A visitation will be held at the funeral home beginning at 11:00AM. Interment will follow the mass in Lake Lawn Park Mausoleum.

The family requests that in lieu of flowers, masses are preferred.

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  • Visitation

    Wednesday, December 1, 2021

  • Memorial Mass

    Wednesday, December 1, 2021


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Edward Fraiche Jr

December 1, 2021

We send condolences to the family. We grew up in the same neighborhood and played ball on S Jefferson Davis Pkwy. We were also members of the Good Friends organization.
May he Rest In Peace.

Edward N Fraiche Jr.

Sharon A. Galman (Funeral Director)

November 23, 2021

The entire staff at Lake Lawn Metairie Funeral Home wishes to express our sincere condolences.