OBITUARY

Moisés Augusto Arriaga T.

November 27, 1925January 15, 2018
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Moisés Augusto Arriaga passed away on Monday, January 15, 2018 at the age of 92. He is survived by his beloved wife of 59 years E. Leticia Batres de Arriaga; son Moisés Alberto Arriaga, MD (Rosemary); daughter Alba Arriaga Romano, Esq. (Vincent); grandchildren Rebecca, Moi, and Toby Arriaga and Gabriella and Isabella Romano; sister Julia and brother Cristobal. Moisés is preceded in death by his parents Moisés and Florinda Arriaga; brothers Ruben, Humberto, Efrain and Tulio. He was born in Tela, Honduras and joined the merchant marines at the end of WWII where he served as 2nd Mate and Radio Operator. He settled in New Orleans and spent his career managing an automotive electric manufacturing company. He was a devoted family man who enjoyed spending time with his wife, children, and grandchildren. He was an amateur photographer. He also loved the ocean and enjoyed water sports and making fishnets and other crafts. The family is especially thankful to Dr. John Amoss and Touro Infirmary for their compassionate care. Relatives and friends are invited to attend the Funeral Mass on Saturday, January 20, 2018 at 12:00pm in the Chapel of Lake Lawn Metairie Funeral Home, 5100 Pontchartrain Blvd., New Orleans. Visitation will begin at 10:00am.

Services

  • Visitation

    Saturday, January 20, 2018

  • Memorial Mass

    Saturday, January 20, 2018

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Lajla Abrams

January 29, 2018

Very sad to hear of Moises passing. My thoughts and prayers go out to his family!

Pat Cecola

January 20, 2018

Moi, I am saddened to hear of your loss. We will keep him in our prayers!

Gene Spitelera

January 19, 2018

So sorry for your loss Dr. Arriaga. I will keep you and your beloved family in my heart and in my thoughts and prayers. Gene Spitelera Jr

Arturo Arriaga Jr.

January 19, 2018

Tia y Primos,
We are sorry for your loss. Will keep Tio and you all in our thoughts and prayers.

Mary and Arturo Arriaga Jr

January 19, 2018

So sorry to hear of Moisés' passing, please take comfort in God's promise in his word. "When he will return to the days of his youthful vigor,"- Job 33:25

Wendell MaHan

January 19, 2018

Dear Rebecca, I am sadden to hear about your loss. I remember several uplifting conversations we shared regarding your grandfather, and know this must be a difficult time for you. You have my deepest sympathy. Please know that you are in my thoughts and that I am praying for peace and comfort for you and the Arriaga family.

Vicki Arroyo

January 19, 2018

Dear Mrs. Arriaga, Moi and Alba,
I am so sorry for the loss of your beloved father and husband. It was wonderful growing up across the street and spending time at your home where we always enjoyed delicious food and lots of laughter. Even with his setbacks in recent years, Mr. Arriaga always had a warm smile for us and his beloved grandchildren! I will miss his smiles and look forward to celebrating his life with you all this weekend. With much love to all!

K

January 18, 2018

I'm sorry for your loss. May the God of all tender comfort be with family and friends during this difficult time.

Shannon

January 18, 2018

I'm so sorry for your loss. Please lean on our God of comfort in this difficult time. My prayers are with your family

January 17, 2018

My condolences to the family. May you all find much peace and comfort from the God of love during this difficult time. Jeremiah 29:11