August “Augie” “Gus” Frank Arrigo, passed away on Sunday, May 3, 2020 at the age of 93 of coronavirus. Augie was born January 7, 1927. On June 19, 1948 he married Alice Louise Cresson. They raised four children Sue, Gail, Roy and Jill. After retiring from Krauss Co. from a career of furniture & appliance sales in the New Orleans area, Augie enjoyed his weekend home on the coast, playing golf, card games with friends, dancing and listening to music of the 40’s. He will be remembered and deeply missed by his family and friends. Augie was preceded in death by his father Joseph Paul Arrigo Sr., mother Josephine Enna Arrigo, brother Joseph P. Arrigo Jr., and sister Providence Carter. He is survived by his wife Alice Louis Cresson Arrigo, three daughters, Sue Pratt (Jim), Gail Valvis (Guy), Jill Cannon (Max), a son Roy Arrigo (Tammy), nine grandchildren, eleven great-grandchildren and two great-great grandchildren. As a result of the present circumstances, a celebration of life will be announced and held at a later date. Family and friends may sign the online guest book and express memories and condolences at: www.tharpsontheimerfh.com
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