Raymond Anthony Lapino, Sr. passed away surrounded by his family on Saturday, Aug. 10, 2019, at age 94. A native and longtime resident of Kenner, LA, Mr. Lapino was a veteran of World War II and the Korean Conflict. In 1982, he was the president of Teamsters Union Local 270 and later retired after 39 years of service. He was preceded in death by his beloved wife, Ann Bruno Lapino, after 62 years of marriage; his sister, Josephine Lapino Contavesprie; and his son, Raymond Anthony Lapino, Jr. Mr. Lapino was the son of the late Joseph and Theresa Trippi Lapino. He is survived by his children, Barbara Lapino Conlin (Jay) and Joanne Lapino Massony (James); his grandchildren, Adam Lapino (Michelle), Aaron Sauer, Theresa Massony, Eleesha Lapino, and Angie Lapino Patrick (Jeremy); and his nephew, Joseph Contavesprie (Sylvia).
Relatives and Friends of the family are invited to a visitation on Tuesday evening, August 13, 2019 from 5:00 PM until 9:00 PM at Garden of Memories Funeral Home, 4900 Airline Dr in Metairie. Visitation will begin on Wednesday, August 14, 2019 at 10:00 AM. A Catholic Mass will follow in the funeral home chapel. Interment will be held in Garden of Memories Cemetery.