Funeral mass planned for NOPD officer

Funeral mass planned for NOPD officer

NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) - A 43-year veteran of the New Orleans Police Department will be honored and remembered by fellow officers, friends and family members Friday, Dec. 11.

A funeral mass will be held for the late NOPD Sergeant Michael Marziale.

According to the NOPD, He was the fifth longest serving officer on the force when he died Dec. 4 of injuries received in an auto accident Nov. 25.

The public viewing begins at 9:00 a.m. and mass begins at noon at Jacob Schoen & Son Funeral Home, 3827 Canal St.

Marziale was off-duty when his Kia SUV went off the road and crashed into a pole in the 2800 block of Richland Avenue in Jefferson parish.

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