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“So very sorry to hear of Dino's passing. What a special guy. So, so many fun memories at the "Rock Box", tubing trips, crawfish boils, etc.......Read More »
1 of 19 | Posted by: Mike Leeper - Covington, LA

“Hey Brah I'll forever miss you my bestest friend. We got into alot of things together that I will always treasure in my heart. My heart is broken...Read More »
2 of 19 | Posted by: Dorie Urrata - Metairie, LA

“i love me some dino. gonna miss ya honey, mary ”
3 of 19 | Posted by: mary

“The world is a sadder place, but the Heavens will be a little brighter with Dino watching over us all! Harold & Judi McGovern ”
4 of 19 | Posted by: Harold & Judi McGovern - Folsom, LA

“Dino was a great guy. He had a talent for making eveyone feel welcome and at ease. He gave me one of my first commercial art gigs... painting the...Read More »
5 of 19 | Posted by: Jim S - Chicago, IL - Friend

“If more folks had Dino’s disposition, this world would a much more bearable place. Memories (or the lack there of from overindulging) of the...Read More »
6 of 19 | Posted by: Blair Kullman - River Ridge, LA

“We are very sorry to hear that Dennis has gone to be with Jesus... He will be missed but his spirit will be in our hearts forever...... ”
7 of 19 | Posted by: Bruce & Christina Stier - MS

“To the Urrata Family, You do not have the time to read all the memories of you guys and Dino in my life ! I cannot imagine Metairie or New Orleans...Read More »
8 of 19 | Posted by: Mary Alcantara - Eufaula,, OK

“Our thoughts and prayers go out to the entire Urrata Family at this time of terrible loss and sadness.No words will ease your pain or sorrow but...Read More »
9 of 19 | Posted by: Paul &Maureen Leto - Metairie, LA

“Sometimes, when one person is missing, the whole world seems depopulated.(going to miss you) ”
10 of 19 | Posted by: (Ricky) Eneique j. Leyva - LA

“I have many fond memories of Dino throughout the years at Dino's Rock Box up to Dino's on the Southside. You will be missed by many. Keep the party...Read More »
11 of 19 | Posted by: Lauren - Metairie, LA - Friend

“I am so sorry to hear of Dino's passing, this is a sad time for family and friends. My prayers are with you all.JbIZ7 ”
12 of 19 | Posted by: Clifford Green - MS

“AN ALL AROUND COOL GUY WHO WILL BE TRULY MISSED. R.I.P. ”
13 of 19 | Posted by: DERRICK LEFEVRE - BILOXI, MS

“We will miss His Smiling face and His happy go luckey ways. ”
14 of 19 | Posted by: Annie Jean & Luke - Crossville, TN

“It was the best of times. Looking back, from the September of my years, I would not trade one moment of time we shared in our younger days for any...Read More »
15 of 19 | Posted by: Willie Alcantara - Eufaula, OK

“Dino, I tell people all the time how you were the best boss i ever had, because you were! no matter how many staples we pulled or how much liquid...Read More »
16 of 19 | Posted by: Robert Arms - Baton Rouge, LA

“I am so very sorry for your loss. Dino was always Uncle Dino to me in all the years I knew him and worked for and with him. He was an amazing man...Read More »
17 of 19 | Posted by: Leanne Sanders - Metairie, LA

“Mr.Henry, Ms.Joyce,Dorie,Debbie & David, We are so sorry to hear of Dino's passing. No words can be said to help your grief,but keep in mind that he...Read More »
18 of 19 | Posted by: Scott & Debbie Cassisi - LA

“With your passing my friend so goes a lot of fun filled memories of our younger years. Now you can wait for the rest of us with Linda. Going to miss...Read More »
19 of 19 | Posted by: Kathy Romano - Slidell, LA


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Dennis James "Dino" Urrata passed away on Thursday, November 15, 2012 at the age of 52. Beloved son of Joyce Moran Urrata and Henry Ernest Urrata. Brother of Deborah A. Urrata Willis, Doreen M. Urrata, David A. Urrata. Brother-in-law of Gary W. Willis. He is survived by many nieces and nephews. Predeceased by his grandparents F. D. Urrata, Arthemise Urrata, Andrew Grisbaum, Mary B. Grisbaum and James Moran. He was the owner of Dino's Rock Box. He loved to travel especially to Florida.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend the Funeral Mass at Greenwood Funeral Home Chapel, 5200 Canal Blvd., New Orleans, (formerly All Faiths), on Monday, November 19, 2012 at 1:00 PM. Interment will follow in Greenwood Cemetery. Visitation will begin at 9:30 AM.