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Stella Maranto Fritcher

Died: October 2, 2018

Our beloved mother, Stella Maranto Fritcher, entered the Gates of Heaven on the morning of October 2nd, the Feast of the Guardian Angels, at the age of 98. She was known and loved for her generosity as well as the compassion she showed to everyone. She has touched the lives of many family and friends. Stella was a devo…read more

Our beloved mother, Stella Maranto Fritcher, entered the Gates of Heaven on the morning of October 2nd, the Feast of the Guardian Angels, at the age of 98. She was known and loved for her generosity as well as the compassion she showed to everyone. She has touched the lives of many family and friends. Stella was a devout Catholic and had an everlasting devotion to Our Blessed Mother. Stella was born February 24, 1920. She graduated from St Joseph’s Academy in 1938. She is remembered for the care she gave to her loved ones – especially her son disabled from Vietnam since 1967. Visitation will be held at St Thomas More Catholic Church on Friday, October 5th from 9-10:30 am with the recitation of the Rosary before 11:00 mass. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated by her nephew, the Reverend Sam Maranto, ccsr. Interment will follow at Greenoaks Memorial Park. Stella was preceded in death by her husband, Martin Fritcher and her daughter, Sherry Thompson. She is survived by her son, Martin (Jerry) Fritcher Jr. and daughters, Marilyn Pickard and husband, Lee and Carolyn Combs and husband, Rick. She cherished her 10 grandchildren, 22 great grandchildren and 6 great great grandchildren dearly!! The family would like to thank their wonderful caregivers and the Amedisys Hospice Nurses for their love and excellent care during the last weeks of her life. In lieu of flowers, please make donations to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.

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Service Information

Visitation Information

Date: Friday, October 5, 2018

Time: 9:00 am - 11:00 am

St. Thomas More Catholic Church

Address:

11441 Goodwood Boulevard
Baton Rouge, LA 70815

Recitation of the Rosary at 10:30 am


Service Information

Date: Friday, October 5, 2018

Time: 11:00 am -

St. Thomas More Catholic Church

Address:

11441 Goodwood Boulevard
Baton Rouge, LA 70815

Cemetery Information

Date: Friday, October 5, 2018

Greenoaks Memorial Park

Address:

9595 Florida Boulevard
Baton Rouge, LA 70815

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