Amaryliss (Mel) Romagossa Hastak, age 91, went home to be with the Lord on Monday January 31, 2022. She was a native of New Orleans, LA., and a resident of Covington, LA. For the past ten years. Beloved wife of the late Henry George Hastak, Sr. for 62 years. Mother of Henry (Sonny) G. Hastak, Jr. (Charmaine), Steven Anthony Hastak, Sr. (Myrtha), Janine Hastak Lagarrigue (Anthony). Grandmother of Amanda LaPlante (Jason), Janelle Boudreaux (Micah) Adam Hastak, Anthony (Tony) Lagarrigue, Jr. (Chloe), Steven Hastak, Jr., Caleb Lagarrigue. She also leaves behind 4 loving great-grandchildren, Madison & Lucas LaPlante, Colton & Sadie Boudreaux. She was the daughter of the late Howard L. Romagossa, Sr. and Genevieve Parker Romagossa. She was blessed with many loving siblings, the late Howard L. Romagossa, Jr., (Yvonne), Rochelle R. Beba (late Leroy), Janice R. Kiefer (late Robert), the late Linda R. Michel (late Joseph), the late Ronald Romagossa, Sr. (Late Beatrice), Marilyn R. Flores (late Peter), Merlin Romagossa (Ligaya) and Garrett Romagossa, Sr. (late Sandra). She is also survived by many loving nieces and nephews, friends and family. Mel worked many years as office manager for Hibernia Roofing Co., and later in the accounting department at Schwegmann’s Brothers Supermarket. Mel was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother, sister and a loyal friend to many. She never met a stranger, and was a ray of sunshine to all who’s path she crossed.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend Memorial Services on Wednesday February 9, 2022 in the Chapel of Bagnell & Son Funeral Home 75212 Hwy 437 Covington, Louisiana 70435 at 10:30 a.m. with visitation from 9:30 a.m. until service time.