Published 12:00 am Saturday, May 28, 2011

Don Joseph Sardenga Sr., 66, passed away Monday, May 23, 2011, at 8:29 a.m. in Baton Rouge. He was retired from Bunge Grain Elevator.

He is survived by his wife of 41 years, Diane Ancale Sardenga; son, Don Joseph Sardenga, Jr. (Michelle); daughter, Lori Ann Sardenga; brothers: Clarence (Linda) Fleetwood, Jimmy (Nana) Fleetwood, Edward (Joan) Fleetwood, the late William Billy (Jerry) Fleetwood and Danny Fleetwood; sisters: Vickie Sardenga, JoAnn Sardenga SaLyers (Doug), Mary Sardenga Falvey, Marie Gilligan, Ann (Donald) Henritz and Tammy Fleetwood; six grandchildren: Brock, Ethan, Brandon, Brianna, Braeden and Tony Sardenga; his godchild, Laine Campbell; and a number of nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Victor Louis Sardenga and Isabelle Morales.

Services were held Thursday, May 26, 2011, at St. Charles Borromeo Catholic Church in Destrehan. Interment followed in the church mausoleum. Arrangements were under the direction of H.C. Alexander Funeral Home in Norco.