Our Obituaries

Richard Carl Quartararo

September 26, 1952 - May 13, 2014

Richard "Ricky" Quartararo, 61, passed away with dignity peacefully in his sleep on Tuesday, May 13, 2014.Ricky was a genuine as a person could be and highly respected by all. All though small in stature he was mighty and strong. Ricky lived life and loved his family entirely; especially his boo Bette and son Carlo.Ricky was preceded in death by his parents Bonnie Cardinale and Carlo...
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Ronald Paul Eiermann

June 15, 1929 - May 12, 2014

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Paul Henry Weaver

January 15, 1927 - May 10, 2014

Paul Henry "Red" Weaver, age 87, died on Saturday, May 10, 2014. He was born January 15, 1927 in Meridian, MS and was a resident of River Ridge for the past 56 years. He worked for 40 years as a structural iron worker and was a member of the Iron Workers Local 58 for over 60 years. He served his country in the U.S. Navy from 1944 ''' 1946 and was stationed at the submarine base in Pearl Harbor...
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Maxine Milla

November 18, 1934 - May 9, 2014

Maxine Milla went to be with the Lord on Friday. May 9, 2014 at the age of 79. Preceded in death by her husband of 42 years, Belisario Milla. She is survived by 1 brother, 2 sisters, numerous nieces and nephews, other relatives and friends. A native of Honduras and a resident of Kenner, LA. Maxine received a Bachelor's in accounting in Honduras where she worked as an accountant for the government...
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Philip Henry Fischer

February 7, 1922 - May 8, 2014

Philip "Pop" H. Fischer, Sr. went to be with the Lord on Thursday, May 8, 2014 at the age of 92. Preceded in death by his wife of 55 years, Bernice Conzonere Fischer, his parents, John and Gertrude Fischer, and his siblings, John Fischer and Louise Melancon. Pop is survived by his 7 children; Philip Fischer, Jr., Lynn Fischer (Cindy), Cynthia Dozier (Butch), Bobby Fischer (Deborah), Patty Fischer...
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Helen Mary Moore

October 27, 1924 - May 7, 2014

Helen Bourgeois Moore passed away at home surrounded by her loving family on Wednesday, May 7, 2014. She was 89 years old. Wife of the late William C. Moore. Daughter of the late Althea Sanchez and Charles N. Bourgeois. Loving mother of Marilyn M. Kammer, Lynwood Mondello (Gregory) and William F. Moore (Tami). Adoring Grandmother of Michelle Kammer, Stephani Kammer, Gregory Mondello Jr., ...
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Leroy Anthony Dinett

January 18, 1963 - May 6, 2014

Leroy A. Dinett passed away surrounded by his family on Tuesday, May 6, 2014 at the age of 51. Beloved husband of 27 years of Lisa Habisreitinger Dinett. Father of Ashley Dinett and Andrew Dinett (Katie Cristina Dinett). Paw Paw of Bryce Dinett. Son of Leroyal and Annabell Dinett. Brother of Linda Dinett Benson (Ben), Michelle Dinett Dufour and Gary Dinett. Also survived by numerous nieces,...
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Joan C. Badeaux

November 3, 1936 - May 6, 2014

Joan Badeaux passed away at the age of 77 on Wednesday, May 6, 2014. She was preceded in death by her husband Wilfred Badeaux and her twin sister Jean Impastato. Mother of Jeanette Griffith(Rodney), Patricia Loyola(David), Theresa McDonald(Mark), and Dwayne Romero(Krista). Grandmother of 12 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren. Sister of Edgar Chauffe, Mike Chauffe, Patsy Lonardo and Charlie...
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Peter Joseph Aicklen

December 24, 1961 - May 6, 2014

Arrangements under the direction of Garden of Memories Funeral Home, Metairie, LA.
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James D. Jenkins

October 23, 1929 - May 6, 2014

James "Jim" Jenkins passed away on Tuesday, May 6, 2014 after a courageous battle with cancer. He was 84. Beloved husband of Cora Jenkins for 35 years. Father of Brenda Johns (Kent), James Robert Jenkins (Marsha) and Karen Richardson (John). He is also survived by six grandchildren, ten great grandchildren and a sister, Billie Jean Maggiore.Jim was born in Laurel, MS and is a longtime resident...
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Meriam Galjour

December 6, 1929 - May 5, 2014

Meriam Bode "Mimi" Galjour entered into eternal rest on Monday, May 5, 2014 at the age of 84. She was preceded in death by her husband, Eddie A. Galjour and her parents, Lester Bode and Rose Young. She is survived by her children; Lester Romero, Cherie G. Alaniz, Jeffrey Galjour, Robyn G. Henderson (Chris), Wayne Galjour and Michael Galjour, and her siblings; Thomas Young, Adele Adams, Mary...
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Henry N. Hymel

August 12, 1915 - May 4, 2014

Henry Numa Hymel, who proudly served his country in the U.S. Army during World War II, passed away on Sunday, May 4, 2014, at the age of 98. Beloved husband of the late Martha "Marie" Dimmette Smith and the late Marie "Earline" Savoie by his first marriage. Son of the late Honorat Joseph Hymel, Sr. and Marguerite Becnel Hymel. Preceded in death by his siblings, Emma Margurite Andermann (Antoine),...
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Jagadambal Chandrasekaran

September 16, 1934 - May 3, 2014

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Frank Robert Lonberger

April 6, 1920 - May 3, 2014

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Freddie Anthony Wilcox

September 23, 1934 - May 2, 2014

Freddie Anthony Wilcox, 79 years old, passed away peacefully in his sleep on Friday, May 2, 2014. He was born on September 23, 1934 in Harahan, Louisiana. He was preceded in death by his parents Edwin and Leona Prados Wilcox. He was a brother to Leota Wilcox Salmeron and Edwin Wilcox. Freddie is survived by his former spouse, Wilma Wilcox of Harahan and 3 sons and 3 daughters, Therese Wilcox,...
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Francis A. McMurray

July 17, 1923 - May 1, 2014

Francis Antony McMurray died at the age of 90 on Thursday, May 1, 2014. He was the son of the late Caroline Antony and Francis Joseph McMurray. He was preceded in death by his son, Patrick Francis, his brothers, Bernard C. McMurray and Frederick H. McMurray, his sisters, Frances Stilley, Blanche Stasswender and Isabel Charbonnet. Francis was married first to the late Ettie Lee King and secondly...
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Jane Pharr Gage

December 19, 1909 - May 1, 2014

Jane Pharr Gage, age 104, was born December 19, 1909 in New Orleans, LA and passed away peacefully May 1, 2014 at Lambeth House. She is survived by her three children: Katherine Pharr Gage, Mims Gage Jr. and Dr. John Ochsner Gage. She was preceded in death by her parents, Anna Smith Pharr and Henry Newton Pharr; her husband, Dr. Idys Mims Gage; her brother, John Newton Pharr and her cousins, Mary...
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Wade Rome

October 14, 1960 - May 1, 2014

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Italo Martin Giarelli

February 23, 1940 - April 28, 2014

Italo Martin Giarelli, 74, of Kenner, LA, entered the kingdom of God on Monday, April 28, 2014.Italo was born February 23, 1940 in Comayagüela, Honduras to Luigi Giarelli and Crescencia Reyes. He was raised in Santa Rosa de Copan, Honduras. On December 23, 1961, he married the former Daisy Ester Urbina in San Pedro Sula, Honduras. They immigrated to the United States in 1965. Italo was...
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Don Robert Ralph, Jr.

February 13, 1964 - April 27, 2014

Arrangements under the direction of Garden of Memories Funeral Home, Metairie, LA.
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Sarah Katherine Maes

October 1, 1964 - April 26, 2014

Mrs. Sarah Katherine Tanner Maes, 49, passed away on Saturday, April 26, 2014. Sarah was preceded in death by her parents, Billy Joe "BJ" Tanner and Marjorie Daniel Tanner. She is survived by her loving husband, Daniel A. Maes; brother, Kyle Tanner and wife, Carolyn; her nieces, Kaitlin and Quinn Tanner; brothers-in-law, Kenneth Maes and Gregory Maes; sister-in-law, Pamela Todesco; several nieces...
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Esther T. Reed

September 6, 1923 - April 24, 2014

Esther Homes Reed, age 90, passed away on Thursday, April 24, 2014. She was preceded in death by her husbands, Eldredge Homes, Sr. and Edmund T. Reed, her brother, Granville Tacke, II, and her parents, Granville And Lillian Tacke. She is survived by her son, Eldredge Homes, Jr. (Janet), her grandsons, Michael and John Homes, and her niece and nephew, Maria and Lance Tacke. Also survived by other...
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Dora Virginia Garcia

January 13, 1929 - April 24, 2014

Dora Virginia Solis Garcia entered into eternal peace on Wednesday, April 24, 2014 at the age of 85. She was born in Managua, Nicaragua and was a resident of River Ridge, LA for 50 years. Dora retired from Ochsner Medical Foundation where she worked for 40 years as an interpreter. She loved people, going to church and getting together with family and friends. She remained active -enjoying...
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Barbara B. Banker

November 9, 1942 - April 24, 2014

Barbara Blair Banker, a longtime resident of Jefferson Parish, passed away on Thursday, April 24, 2014 at St. Joseph's Nursing Home. She was born November 9, 1942 in New Orleans, LA to the late Rosemary Fischer Banker and Burton "Buddy" Banker. Barbara is survived by her siblings: Burt Banker, Rosemary Florstedt (Jim), Bettye Bourgeois (Alan), Billie Banker, Christy Pepper (Richard), and many...
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Joyce Goodwin Bridges

September 1, 1932 - April 22, 2014

Joyce Goodwin Bridges passed away on Tuesday, April 22, 2014 at the age of 81. Joyce was born in New Orleans and lived in Metairie for many years before moving to Destrehan in 1980. She was a member of the Ormond Garden Club, (and the other organizations you were checking on). She is survived by her sons, Ronald Bridges (John Duchkar) and Randy Bridges (Kathy) and her granddaughters, Christy...
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Anthony O. Yetta, Jr.

January 31, 1959 - April 21, 2014

Anthony "Tony" O. Yetta, Jr., age 55, passed away on Monday, April 21, 2014. Son of Carol Serpas Shockley (Karlton) and Anthony O. Yetta, Sr. (late, Diane). Brother of Catherine "Cathy" Yetta Kraft. Uncle of Jason A. Nunez. Great uncle of Dakota A. Nunez. Nephew of Alfred "Al" Serpas (M. Linda), Anna Yetta Bayer (Frank), and Vincent Yetta (Elaine). Also survived by his close friends; Tommy Ruiz,...
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Anna Spiesman

May 12, 1928 - April 20, 2014

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Manuel Jorge

May 26, 1928 - April 18, 2014

Manuel Jorge, left us to be with God on Friday, April 18th, 2014 at the age of 85 years. The Beloved husband of Lidia Jorge, loving father of Vilma Morales and Wilhelm Jorge, brother of Carmen, Isabel, and Hilda Granja. Grandfather of Wallezka Phillips and Stacy Morales, father-in-law of Osvaldo Morales, great-grandfather of Nicole and Madison Simmons. Also survived by nieces, nephews and other...
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Geralynn Gay Lion

November 11, 1960 - April 18, 2014

Geralynn Gay "GG" Lion passed away peacefully on Friday, April 18, 2014 at the age of 53 after a courageous fight with cancer. Beloved daughter of Maurice Lion and Eunice White Lion. Cherished sister of Jennifer Clesi (Steve), Jessica Bourgeois (Deryle), Daniel Lion (Deb), David Lion (Eve), Valerie Sprinkle (Rich). She is survived by many nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles and cousins. She...
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Viola Elizabeth Palazzolo

April 21, 1921 - April 17, 2014

Viola (Lola) Cash Palazzolo, 92, passed away peacefully at her home on Thursday, April 17, 2014. Lola was born in New Orleans to the late Anthony J. Cash, Sr. and Alice Field Cash. Lola had been a resident of Metairie since 1956. She was an active Parishioner of St. Mary Magdalen. Her first duty was serving on the Altar Society.She later was very involved in the Parents Club, even serving as...
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Martha Marie Hymel

April 6, 1921 - April 17, 2014

Martha Marie Smith Hymel was born in Washington, D. C. on April 6, 1921, to the late Claude C. Dimmette and Nellie M. Dimmette and called to eternal rest on April 17, 2014, at the age of 93. Beloved wife of Henry Hymel and former wife of the late John W. Smith (Jack). Mother of Anne M. Smith, Thomas E. Smith, Christine S. Trevett (Toby) and the late James F. Smith. Stepmother of Christopher H....
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Wilma Ohman

February 5, 1945 - April 17, 2014

Wilma Jean Ohman, age 69, passed away on Thursday, April 17, 2014. She is survived by her daughter, Glenda Denney; her 2 sons, Jason Chavanel and Walter Hankins, Jr.; her grandchildren, David Reese (Megan), Christopher Reese, Amy Whalen, and Coty Whalen; her great grandchildren, Riley Reese, Aiden Whalen, Kadence Whalen, and Karter Whalen; her sister-in-law, Doris Dornan; her special friends,...
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Wilma Jean Ohman

February 5, 1945 - April 17, 2014

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Alan James Falgout

October 5, 1955 - April 16, 2014

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Mary JoAnne LaCombe

September 29, 1967 - April 13, 2014

Mary JoAnne "Jo-Jo" LaCombe, was lifted up into the arms of Jesus on Sunday, April 13th, at the age of 46. Jo was a lifelong resident of Jefferson, La. Jo had an infectious smile and brought joy to everyone who met her. She was preceded in death by her grandparents: George & Josephine Roussel, Vera Louque. Survived by her parents: Dennis & Linda LaCombe, her brother: Dennis (&...
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Sebastiana Beatrice Castagna Steinkamp

October 22, 1922 - April 12, 2014

Beatrice (Sebastiana) Castagna Steinkamp , of Franklinton, LA, went to be with her Lord and Savior on Saturday, April 12, 2014 at 10:50 AM. She is survived by her daughter Cynthia Steinkamp Michel, special "daughter" Susan Eccles, and special friends James Cole and Judy Hobbs. She is also survived by her brother and sister-in-law, Lawrence and Judy Steinkamp; her nieces, Pamela Castagna Falgoust,...
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Bertha Pauli

February 4, 1923 - April 12, 2014

Bertha Thigpen Pauli, age 91, of Metairie, passed away on Saturday, April 12, 2014. Bertha was born in Covington on February 4, 1923. She was married to Peter G. Pauli on December 25, 1949 and was married for 39 years. Bertha and her late husband Pete owned Pauli's Bicycle. She enjoyed bowling, Mardi Gras activities with Pete and Sunday outings with her friends. She was also actively involved in...
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Gertrude Miller

January 31, 1921 - April 12, 2014

Gertrude Ostendorf Miller passed away on Saturday, April 12, 2014 at the age of 93. She was born in New Orleans, LA and was a longtime resident of Jefferson, LA. Beloved wife of the late Frederick Miller. Mother of Joseph Deffner (Mary) and the late Allen E. Deffner, Jr., Clarence H. Deffner and Nanette D. Carrigee. Daughter of the late Cora Rivere Ostendorf and Mark Joseph Ostendorf. Sister...
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Bertha Thigpen Pauli

February 4, 1923 - April 12, 2014

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Vick C. Candella

November 7, 1928 - April 11, 2014


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Anna Mae Gautreau

August 17, 1919 - April 11, 2014

Ann Mae Gautreau passed away peacefully April 11, 2014 with her daughter, Sandi at her side. She was 94 years old. Anna Mae was a devoted wife and mother, and her family meant everything to her. She was a friend to so many and never met a stranger. Everyone who helped care for her this last year was greeted with her beautiful smile and sweet nature. Anna Mae was born in Chackbay near Thibodaux,...
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Robert Preston Brulet

June 26, 1948 - April 11, 2014

Robert P. Brulet Sr. passed away on April 11, 2014 at the age of 65 years. Robert was born in Brooklyn, NY and was a lifelong resident of New Orleans and Metairie. He is survived by his loving wife Linda Toca Brulet and children Kristine Bush (Dennis) and Robert Brulet Jr (Ashley). Robert was a proud grandfather of Beau, Mollie, Olivia, Ella and angel Madeline. The family would like to extend...
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Jean J. Smith

December 11, 1938 - April 6, 2014

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Cleveland Charles Perilloux, Jr.

February 1, 1927 - April 6, 2014

Cleveland Charles Perilloux, Jr., age 87 years, died Sunday, April 6, 2014, at Canon Hospice in Elmwood after a brief illness. He was preceded in death by his parents, Cleveland C. Perilloux, Sr. and Eva Roussell Perilloux; a son, Bryan Perilloux; a daughter, Kathy P. Clement; a granddaughter, Allison C. Campbell and siblings: Allen Perilloux, Wayne Perilloux and Joyce P. Millet. Survivors...
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Thelma D. Gillane

November 2, 1924 - April 6, 2014

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Norma V. Smith

April 29, 1927 - April 5, 2014

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Frederick Charles MemLeb

December 19, 1939 - April 4, 2014

Deacon Frederick Charles MemLeb, Jr., Dominic (Conf.) Benedict (3rd order), went to our Lord and Savior on Friday, April 4, 2014 at 12:44 pm. He was 74. Beloved husband of Carol Rita Alexander MemLeb. Father of Mary Webre (Brian), Rachel Lopez (Ivan) and Frederick A. "Ricky" MemLeb (Katie). Grandfather of Lindsay Clark (Marcus), Belinda Lopez, Brandon Webre, Lance Lopez and Wesley Webre. Son of...
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Ingeborg Ellen Cory

July 18, 1923 - April 3, 2014

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Alberta Patin Garrett

December 8, 1927 - April 2, 2014

Alberta Patin Garrett entered into heaven on April 2, 2014 to the awaiting arms of her mother, Anna Courtois Patin and her father, Homer "Papa" Patin. She was also preceded in death by her brother, Milton Patin, and her sister, Doris Woodruff. She is survived by her loving husband, Kirksey F. Garrett; her sons, David Garrett (Trisha), Paul Garrett, and John Garrett (Christina); her former...
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Ann Henriques Culbertson

May 27, 1933 - April 1, 2014

Ann Clark Henriques Culbertson passed away on March 31, 2014 at the age of 80. She was the loving wife of the late John Condit Culbertson and mother of Lisa Culbertson Adamo (Ron), John Edward Culbertson (Malinda), Gary Clark Culbertson (Cary). Ann was a lifelong resident of New Orleans. She attended Louise McGehee, St. Martins High School and the University of Texas. She was presented as a Maid...
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Bert Wallace

December 15, 1934 - April 1, 2014

Bert Wallace, beloved husband, father, grandfather, friend, coach, Marine, and mentor to many, passed away at home on April 1, 2014 after an extended illness which he battled courageously. He is survived by his loving wife, Ann Matthews who he cherished for 30 years. It was an inspiring love and marriage and they were inseparable from the day they first met. His family was always his number...
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Roy Richard Verret

August 30, 1916 - March 30, 2014

Roy Richard Verret passed away on Sunday, March 30, 2014 at the age of 97. Beloved husband of 45 years to Nettie S. Verret. Son of the late Roy Oscar Verret and Marie Donaldson Verret. He was the father of two sons, Roy (wife, Sharon) and William (wife, Julia). He was preceded in death by his four sisters: Lois Garidel, Betty Vickers, Marie Abney and Grace Gill. Grandfather of Jon, Scott,...
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Roy Richard Verret

August 30, 1916 - March 30, 2014

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Theresa Lynn Yardas

July 27, 1955 - March 29, 2014

Theresa James Sibley Yardas, age 58, a native of New Orleans, LA and a resident of Vacherie for the past 10 years, died Saturday, March 29, 2014 at Sanctuary Passages Hospice in New Orleans, LA. She is survived by her husband, Vince Yardas of Vacherie; a son, Adam Lenard Sibley and his wife Lauren of Hattiesburg, MS; two daughters, Kirsten Sibley Behler and her husband Dino of Carriere, MS and...
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Mable J. Lathers

October 22, 1945 - March 28, 2014

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Elaine White

September 17, 1925 - March 28, 2014

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Lourena Maricelli Daigle

April 26, 1923 - March 27, 2014

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Lawrence Dennis Merz

January 10, 1947 - March 25, 2014

Lawrence Dennis Merz, II passed away on Tuesday, March 25, 2014 at the age of 67. He has 2 children, Lisa Merz Hedrick (Reid) and Dennis Michael Merz, born from his marriage to Sandra Nuss Merz. He is the grandfather of Devin Merz and Payton and Delaney Hedrick. Brother of Barbara Rufin and Betty Lubrano. Also survived by a niece, numerous nephews, other relatives and friends. Lawrence is the...
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Peter Kearney Aicklen

September 22, 1936 - March 25, 2014

Peter "Pete the Plumber" Aicklen entered into eternal rest at River Regions Hospice House on Tuesday, March 25, 2014 at the age of 77. Beloved husband of 53 years to Mary F. Aicklen. Loving father of Judith (Glenn), Peter, Dianne, Chris, Randy, and Steve. Grandfather of 12 grandchildren and 17 great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents, Joseph and Mary Ann Aicklen, Sr., and his...
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Ernest Joseph Dauterive, Sr.

June 16, 1926 - March 25, 2014

Ernest Joseph Dauterive, Sr. went to meet God, the Blessed Mother and all the Saints on Tuesday, March 25, 2014 at the age of 87. Beloved husband of 60 years to Anna Marie Dauterive. Father of Ernest J. Dauterive, Jr., Nadine Villere (Lawrence), Gerard Dauterive (Mary Ann), and Marcelle Kelley (Michael). Grandfather of Christopher, Kevin, Michael, Stephen, Michelle, Melanie, and Gerard, Jr. Great...
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Joanna M. Oliphant

June 2, 1928 - March 22, 2014

Joanna Taranto Oliphant was called to be with her Heavenly Father on Saturday, March 22, 2014 at the age of 85. She was married 61 years to her loving husband, the late Tommy Oliphant, a retired New Orleans Fireman. Together they enjoyed 35 years of square dancing and met so many wonderful lifelong friends. Joanna graduated from Sacred Heart in 1945 where she became an Alumni Board Member and was...
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Mary D'Angelo

July 14, 1919 - March 21, 2014

Mary Spadaro D'Angelo fell asleep in death on Friday, March 21, 2014. She was born in Trapani, Sicily and moved to Louisiana as a baby and resided in New Orleans and Metairie. Mary was 94 ½ years old. Beloved wife of the late Emile J. D'Angelo and sister of the late Leno Spadaro. She is survived by her 2 children, Josephine D'Angelo Murphy and Emile P. D'Angelo and their spouses, James G....
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Joseph Grego, Sr.

June 11, 1929 - March 21, 2014

Joseph Grego, Sr. passed away on Friday, March 21, 2014. He was the loving husband of Jacquelyn 'Jackie" Grego for 61 years. He is survived by his beloved children, Deborah Melady, Cathy LeBlanc (Dwayne), Lynnette O'Baugh (Chris), Joseph Grego,Jr. (Melissa) and the late Darlene Grego. He was preceded in death by his sister Mary Fontenot, and his son in laws, William Melady and Rick Oliveri. He...
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Randy J. Barrosse

May 1, 1978 - March 21, 2014

Randy J. Barrosse went to be with the Lord on Friday, March 21, 2014. He was 35. Devoted husband of Shahira Chacon Barrosse and loving father of Gabriel Barrosse and Pilar Bradley. Beloved son of Carol and Mike Desporte. Son-in-law of Lizzie and Jorge Chacon. Grandson of the late Leslie and Kathleen Hebert. Also survived by aunts, uncles, cousins, other family members and friends. Randy's...
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Mary Jane Dragon

April 25, 1945 - March 20, 2014

Mary "Jane" Dragon (Mama Jane) died peacefully in her home at 12:45 AM on Thursday, March 20, 2014 at the age of 68. She was preceded in death by her parents, George and Mary Rigel, her previous husband, Philip Dragon, and her brother, William Rigel. Beloved mother of Michael Dragon (Sherri) and Michele Dragon (Maria). Loving grandmother of Seth and Riley Dragon. Sister of Georgia Davis (Bob),...
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Marie Bentel

January 10, 1922 - March 20, 2014

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Thomas Patrick Reed, Sr.

April 7, 1936 - March 19, 2014

Thomas Patrick Reed, Sr., passed on Wednesday March 19, 2014 at the age of seventy-seven. He was the son of late Edward Reed and Stella Fruge Reed Deen. Survived by his brother J.C. Reed and sister Evelyn Pearson. He was preceded in death by brothers Robert Paul Reed and Edward "Bubba" Reed. Father to Thomas Reed, Jr., Joseph Reed, Valerie Reed, and Glenn Reed, Sr. Grandfather to Jessica Reed...
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Marilyn Barone Groetsch

May 16, 1940 - March 19, 2014

Marilyn Barone Groetsch passed away peacefully at her home surrounded by her family on Wednesday, March 19, 2014 at the age of 73. She was a native of New Orleans, La. and longtime resident of Metairie, La. She was preceded in death by her parents, Nicholas and Ruth Barone. Marilyn is survived by her loving husband, Jerry R. Groetsch, Sr., her son Jerry R. Groetsch, Jr., her son Kirk M. Groetsch...
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Marilyn B. Groetsch

May 16, 1940 - March 19, 2014

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Aimee Sekinger Baehr

April 11, 1938 - March 18, 2014

Aimee "Meme" Sekinger Baehr passed away peacefully on Tuesday, March 17, 2014 at the age of 75. She was cherished by her loving husband of 58 years, George Otto "G.O." Baehr, Jr. Mother of Christian George Baehr, Sr. (Becky) and the late Rodney John Baehr (Susan). Brother of Calvin P. Sekinger (Darlene). Grandmother of Christian George Baehr, Jr. (Lisa) and Rodney John Baehr, Jr. (Lindsay). Great...
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Randell Leo Walgamotte

October 12, 1957 - March 17, 2014

Randell "Randy" Walgamotte passed away unexpectedly on Monday, March 17, 2014 at the young age of 56. He was the Loving partner of Liz Terrebonne, loving father of Tess Walgamotte and Randy Walgamotte and stepson Justin. He is preceded in death by mother Betty Jo Terry and his father Edward Walgamotte, Sr., his brother Edward Walgamotte, Jr., and his sister Peggy Dussenberry. He is survived by...
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Isaac Gaspard

June 28, 2008 - March 17, 2014

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Henry J. Blanco

June 28, 1937 - March 16, 2014

Henry Joseph Blanco, retired Captain of the Harahan Police Department, was joined with his late wife, Patricia Gray Blanco, on Sunday, March 16, 2014, at the age of 76. Son of the late Marcus J. Blanco and Blanche Schwab Blanco. Henry was a longtime resident of Harahan and a current resident of Amite. He served as a Reservist of the Army National Guard in his younger years. His love for...
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Scott Robert Ricke

October 4, 1956 - March 12, 2014

Scott Robert Ricke passed away on Wednesday, March 12, 2014, in Jefferson, LA. Beloved son of the late Carolyn Powell Ricke and Robert Elliot Ricke. Scott is survived by his loving wife, Vicki Dawsey Ricke and children: Brad Ricke (wife Rebecca), Patrick Ricke and Staci Ricke Garic (husband Josh). Proud grandfather of Lucy and Logan Garic and Tyler Ricke. Scott was born in Metairie, LA and...
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David Oliver Crumley

May 18, 1949 - March 11, 2014

David Oliver Crumley passed away on Tuesday, March 11, 2014. He was 64. Son of the late Reverend David Crumley and Martha Ann Carey Crumley. He is survived by a cousin, Steven Perritt, who will miss him greatly.A Memorial Service will be held on Tuesday, March 18, 2014 at 2:00 pm at Garden of Memories Funeral Home, 4900 Airline Drive in Metairie. Visitation will begin at 1:00 pm. Interment will...
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Mary Alice Stauder Wille

October 4, 1938 - March 11, 2014

Mary Alice Stauder Wille, a native of New Orleans, passed away on Tuesday, March 11, 2014 at the age of 75. As a young bride, she moved to Harahan, LA where she spent the rest of her life. She is survived by her children and their spouses; Veronica Wille Aukerman, Robert Wille, Jr., John and Teresa Wille and Thomas and Nona Wille, 5 grandchildren and 4 great-grandchildren. Also survived by...
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Steve Edward Calcagno, Sr.

June 4, 1933 - March 11, 2014

Steve Edward Calcagno, Sr. passed away on Tuesday, March 11, 2014 after a brief illness. He was preceded in death by his parents, Joseph and Clara Roppolo Runfalo Calcagno, his sisters, Marie and Mary, his brother, Tony. Steve is survived by his loving wife, Sharon Russell Calcagno, his brother, Joseph Calcagno, his sons, Steve, Jr. and Ernie Calcagno, his daughter, Karen Calcagno Pritchett and...
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Elroy Louis Machado

October 21, 1926 - March 10, 2014

Elroy Louis Machado, the beloved husband of Rosemary Gravois Machado, passed away on Monday, March 10, 2014 at age 87. Elroy is survived by his brother Clarence and sons; Richard and Thomas and deceased daughter Sue Roberts. Elroy is survived by 5 grandchildren: Shannon, Kimberly, Todd, Danielle, and Raymond, and 4 great grandchildren: Cole, Pierce, Morgan and Molly. He was known by his...
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Samuel Hunter Lucas

June 16, 1953 - March 9, 2014

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Jo Ann Vicknair

April 17, 1950 - March 9, 2014

Josephine Ann (Jo Ann) Goloforo Melerine-Vicknair, of Tickfaw, LA, passed away on Sunday, March 9, 2014 at Landmark of Hammond Nursing Home at the age of 63. She was born April 17, 1950 to the late Michael and Zina Domino Goloforo. Mother of Tommy Melerine, Jr. (Brenda) and Joseph Melerine (Michelle). Grandmother of Ashley, Shiela, Ali and Shanna Freeman and Sithrial Kobrock. Sister of Marion...
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Lula Judd

March 19, 1935 - March 8, 2014

Lula "Esther" Estelle Judd, age 78, passed away on Saturday, March 8, 2014. She was preceded in death by her husband, William Seth Judd, Sr.; her sons, William Seth Judd, Jr. and Stephen William Judd; her parents, Lula E. & Joseph M. Boutian; and her siblings, Idey D. Gentry and Roy D. Gentry. Esther is survived by her grandchildren, William Seth Judd, III (Cristy) and Stephanie M. Judd and...
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Mary K. Alexander

March 9, 1920 - March 8, 2014

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Lula Estelle Judd

March 19, 1935 - March 8, 2014

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Alvin C. Perrien

June 13, 1919 - March 7, 2014

Alvin C. Perrien, on Friday, March 7th, 2014, at 2:30PM, beloved husband of the late Jeannie Taylor Perrien, father to the late Russell Francis Perrien, Joan Perrien Skinner, Bruce Michael Perrien, and the late Brian Paul Perrien; son of the late George (Papa) F. Perrien and the late Catherine (Katie) Apfel; grandfather of Lester P. Skinner, Lori Jean S. Brown, and Jeannie L Perrien; great...
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Alvin C. Perrien

June 13, 1919 - March 7, 2014

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Nancy Lee Digangi

November 22, 1955 - March 6, 2014

Nancy Lee Digangi, a native of New Orleans and longtime resident of Chalmette, La. went home to be with the Lord and Savior on Thursday, March 6, 2014 in Kenner, La. She was a supervisor at Whitney Bank, and a member of Grace Baptist Church in New Orleans. Nancy was preceded in death by her mother, Ruby Lee Lamb Scharfenstein. She is survived by her husband, Pete Digangi, her loving daughter,...
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Ray H. Hooter

May 24, 1926 - March 6, 2014

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Calvin Charles Clement

January 31, 1931 - March 6, 2014

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Mary Horn Softley

October 2, 1931 - March 5, 2014

Mary H. Softley age 82 passed away peacefully in her sleep March 5, 2014. Beloved Mother of Debra S. Sill (Henry) Wayne R. Softley Sr.(Cecile) & Donna L. Softley. Daughter of the late Charles & Catherine S.Horn. Wife of the late Kenneth R. Softley. Grandmother of Wayne Softley Jr.,Stephanie L. Softley, Kenneth Sill, Mindy Sadowski, Henry Sill IV & Melissa Mayeaux. Great Grandmother of...
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Edward Lacour

July 1, 1922 - March 4, 2014

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Eileen C. Arena

November 30, 1943 - March 4, 2014

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Theresa Frances Brewer

September 13, 1928 - March 3, 2014

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Lessie Lee Litzsinger

August 24, 1934 - March 1, 2014

Lessie Lee Rock Litzsinger, the beloved wife of the late Donald Joseph Rock, the late Richard Tipton and the late Leonard Litzsinger, passed away after a courageous battle with Myelodysplastic Syndrome (MDS) and the challenges of that disease. Lessie is survived by daughters: Patricia Rock Spann (Baxter), Susan Rock Horst (Roger), Sally Rock Wallace (Kenny), Liz Rock Lund (Danny); stepchildren:...
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Joseph Castrogovannie

June 20, 1924 - March 1, 2014

Joseph Castrogovannie passed away on Saturday, March 1, 2014 at the age of 89. Devoted husband of the late Severa Regina Castrogovannie for 63 years. Father of Faye Dean (Vic) and Lucy Walker (Milton). Grandfather of Tina Bourgeois (Brett), Brandie Dean, Violet Vinet (Todd), Eric Walker (Kristin) and Justin Walker (Abbie). Also survived by eight great grandchildren and two brothers, Albert...
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John C. Leefe

February 16, 1924 - February 26, 2014

John C. Leefe, age 90, passed away on Wednesday, February 26, 2014. Beloved husband of the late Dorothy Leefe. John was preceded in death by his father, Dr. Alfred A. Leefe, DDS, the last Dean of Tulane Dental School, and his mother, Dr. Edna McCulloch Leefe, DDS, the first woman graduate of Tulane Dental School, and his siblings, May Alma Leefe and Alfred A. Leefe. He is survived by his brother,...
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Merlin W. Gresse, Jr.

November 21, 1955 - February 26, 2014

Merlin "Brud" W. Gresse, Jr. passed away on Wednesday, February 26, 2014 at the age of 58. Beloved husband of Cynthia "Cinny" Morel Gresse. Stepfather of Christy Simon (James) and Chad Simon (Laurie). Grandfather of Jourdan Mohamad, Sara Simon and Noah Simon. Son of the late Merlin W. Gresse, Sr. and Adele Rohr Gresse. Grandson of the late Robert and Gertrude Gresse, Sr. and Wesley and Delphine...
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John C. Leefe

February 16, 1924 - February 26, 2014

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Joseph Chiasson

May 31, 1959 - February 26, 2014

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Elaine M. Foret

March 13, 1927 - February 25, 2014

Elaine M. Foret, known as Elaine, Miss Elaine, Grandma, Grams and Momma, passed away on Tuesday, February 25, 2014 at the age of 86. Beloved wife of the late Leonard J. Foret. Mother of Leonard Foret, Jr. (Gloria), Brent Foret (Sondra), Lyle Foret (Stacy), Wayne Foret (Theresa), Andrew Foret (Laura) and Cindy Papas (Clem). Daughter of the late Oliver and Consuela Troxler. Sister of Mona Gassen,...
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Elaine M. Foret

March 13, 1927 - February 25, 2014

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