Obituary of Rodney Lewis Battistella III
Rodney Lewis Battistella III, of Slidell, Louisiana, passed away on March 21, 2022, at the age of 76. He was a native of New Orleans, Louisiana, born on August 11, 1945 to his loving parents, the late Rodney L. Battistella Jr. and Louise Diebold Battistella. Rodney is the beloved husband of 54 years to Kathleen Sanchez Battistella; cherished father of Rodney Lewis Battistella IV and Kevin Paul Battistella; proud grandfather of Jaxson Joseph Battistella, Addison Blair Battistella, and Easton Banks Battistella; and brother of Anthony Battistella, Leo Battistella, Albert Battistella, and the late Connie Baas.
Rodney retired from a career in sales with Metal Studs Inc. He was a member of the Knights of Columbus and enjoyed golfing and gardening in his spare time. Rodney will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved him.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend a visitation on Wednesday, March 30, 2022 from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at St. Luke the Evangelist Church in Slidell. A Funeral Mass will begin at noon. Memories and condolences may be expressed at www.AudubonFuneralHome.com
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