A funeral service celebrating the life of Jo Ellen Mondello, 82, will be held at 10:00 AM, Friday, September 2, 2022, at Kilpatrick’s Rose-Neath Funeral Home Coushatta Chapel with Bro. Mike McNatt officiating. Interment will follow in Mt. Zion Cemetery in Hall Summit, LA. The family will receive friends from 5:00 PM until 8:00 PM, Thursday, September 1, 2022, at the funeral home.
Jo was born on April 24, 1940, in Caddo Mills, TX to Floyd Virgil and Stella Myre Archer and passed away on August 28, 2022, at her residence surrounded by her loved ones in the Hall Summit community. She enjoyed many activities including gardening, puzzles, working in the family business, visiting with family and friends, mowing and driving equipment. She was also a teacher at Hall Summit High School and loved going to the casinos.
Jo was preceded in death by her parents; brother, Floyd Wayne Archer and sister, Billie Everett McCasland. Left to cherish her memory are her husband, Sam J. Mondello of Ringgold, LA; sons, Keith Allen Mondello of Hall Summit, LA, Kerry Vince Mondello of Bossier City, LA; Klay Walter Mondello and wife, Vikki of Bossier City, LA and David Leone Mondello of Bossier City, LA; daughter, Shannon Renee Reynolds and husband, Carson of Sibley, LA; sisters, Mary Warmbrodt and husband, Joe of Dallas, TX and Donna Sinclair and husband, Dean of Mt. Vernon, TX; sister-in-law, Darlene Archer of Scurry, TX; twelve grandchildren, Rain Wyatt, Mason, Nic and Tyler Mondello, Heather Anderson and husband, Logan, Kassidy, Kaitlyn, and Kara Mondello, Zach and Savannah Mondello, Karma and Paisley Reynolds; two great-grandchildren, Landon Anderson and Jordyn Reynolds; and a host of family and friends.
Pallbearers to be announced.
The family would like to give special thanks to her caregiver, Penny Kellogg of Hall Summit, who attended to her every need with love.