Rita Frisella

June 30, 1934 – February 4, 2020

Rita Celina Avet Frisella, age 85, passed away on Tuesday, February 4, 2020 at 11:20 p.m. from a battle of dementia. She was a native of Grand Caillou and a resident of Houma, LA.


Relatives and friends of the family are invited to attend the Memorial Service on Saturday, February 8, 2020 at 10:30 a.m. at the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses on Hwy 311.


Rita is survived by her sons, Andy W. Frisella and wife, Cleo “Annette”, and Daniel J. Frisella Sr. and wife, Revedie; daughters, Diana M. Cox and husband, Herbert, and Bonita L. Brupbacher and husband, William; sister Nola A. LeBlanc and husband, Leroy; 12 grandchildren; and 14 great-grandchildren.


Rita was preceded in death by her husband of 60 years, Andrew Frisella; parents, Willis and Hellen Blanchard Avet; sister, Doris R. Frisella and husband, Tony.


Rita was devoted to her God Jehovah. She enjoyed cooking and fishing. She will be greatly missed by all whose hearts she touched.


Chauvin Funeral Home is honored to serve the Frisella family.