Rosario “Roy” Joseph Vignes, born September 24, 1951, passed away on Saturday, June 6, 2020 at the age of 68. He was a native of New Orleans and a resident of Metairie. He has been the beloved husband of Rita Robichaux Vignes for 41 years, the son of the late Louise Centanni Vignes and Joseph August Vignes, Jr. and the brother of Mary V. Bankster (James) and the late John A. Vignes. He is survived by his three sons, Lodovico, Brent (Stephanie) and Rosario, Jr. (Erin) and one grandson, Lodovico, Jr. He will forever be remembered by his aunts Rosalie Sanchez (Earl), Jeanette Centanni and Carolyn Stevens. He is also survived by many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends who loved him dearly. Special thanks go to his nephew Travis Robichaux for assisting with his care and to Carpenter House of St. Joseph Hospice.
A Memorial Mass will be held on Monday, June 22, 2020 at 11:00 AM preceded by the rosary at 10:30 AM at St. Rita’s Catholic Church, 7100 Jefferson Hwy. in Harahan. Visitation will begin at 10:00 AM. Interment will immediately follow the Mass in the Chapel of Eternal Faith Mausoleum located in Garden of Memories Cemetery.
The family request that Masses be offered in lieu of flowers.
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