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Ramsey J. Landry Sr.

Ramsey J. Landry Sr. passed away on Feb. 19, 2012. Read More...
March 16, 2012 at 10:41 am
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Danny Marvin Antoine

Danny Marvin Antoine, 52, of Greensboro, N.C. and formally of New Orleans, passed away on Feb. 16, 2012 at Moses Cone Hospital after battling a long illness. Read More...
March 16, 2012 at 10:41 am
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Mary Digiralamor Abate

Mary Digiralamor Abate, 85, passed away on Feb. 20, 2012.Read More...
March 16, 2012 at 10:40 am
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Rachel Harvey

Rachel Harvey, 42, a resident of Destrehan, passed away on Feb. 19, 2012 at Ochsner Hospital in Jefferson. Read More...
March 16, 2012 at 10:40 am
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Norbert "N.J." Joseph Bourgeois Jr.

Norbert "N.J." Joseph Bourgeois Jr., 83, passed away on Feb. 20, 2012. Read More...
March 16, 2012 at 10:39 am
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Catherine A. Marshall

Catherine A. Marshall, 62, passed away on Feb. 17, 2012 at Ochsner of Kenner. Read More...
March 16, 2012 at 10:39 am
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Isla Jean Snodgrass Sergent

Isla Jean Snodgrass Sergent, 83, of Luling, originally from Charleston, passed away Feb. 27, 2012. Read More...
March 16, 2012 at 10:38 am
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Gina Mela Torres

Gina Mela Torres, 96, passed away on Feb. 18, 2012. Read More...
March 09, 2012 at 9:51 am
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Catherine A. Marshall

Catherine A. Marshall, 62, passed away on Feb. 17, 2012 at Ochsner of Kenner. Read More...
March 09, 2012 at 9:50 am
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Mildred Babin Portera

Mildred Babin Portera, 89, passed away in February 2012. She was born in St. Rose, raised in New Sarpy and a resident of Destrehan. Read More...
March 09, 2012 at 9:42 am
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Collette "Peche" Labbe Radecker

Collette "Peche" Labbe Radecker, 74, passed away on Feb. 22, 2012 at North Oaks Health System in Hammond. Read More...
March 09, 2012 at 9:41 am
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Douglass

Diana Mary Matherne Douglass, 69, passed away on Feb. 19, 2012 in Cut Off. She was the beloved wife of the late William H. Douglass, mother of Sarah Jane Douglass-Raynor (husband John Wesley Raynor), daughter of the late Norman and Gladys Dufrene Matherne, sister of Michael Matherne, Gerald Matherne, Leotha Ayo, Paulette Leonard and Ava Mobley; and aunt of Christine, Terry, Renee, Alyssa, Evan, Norman and Kenneth. She was a native of Des Allemands and resident of Larose.

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March 01, 2012 at 2:39 pm
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Hurschel John "Macky" Burleigh Sr.

Hurschel John "Macky" Burleigh Jr., 65, beloved husband of Barbara Barrett Burleigh of Valdosta, Ga., entered peacefully into eternal rest on Jan. 11, 2012 at South Georgia Medical Center in Valdosta. Read More...
February 27, 2012 at 10:07 am
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Manard

Wanda Marie Manard passed away on Feb. 14, 2012 in Harahan. She was the beloved wife of the late Kilburn R. Manard Sr., and mother of Kilburn R. Manard Jr. and the late Michael L. Manard. She was preceded in death by her six brothers and sisters. She was the grandmother of Matthew L. Manard and Julie Stites, and great-grandmother of Corrine and Grant Stites.

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February 24, 2012 at 9:32 am
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Haydel

Rose Mary Landaiche Haydel, 89, passed away at Ormond Nursing and Care Center in Destrehan on Feb. 14, 2012. She was the beloved wife of the late Robert Raymond Haydel, daughter of the late John Landaiche Sr. and Fidelia Schexnayder Landaiche, sister of Myrtis L. Woods, John Landaiche Jr., Marjorie L. Barnhart, the late Floyd Landaiche, Dorothy L. Rybiski and Rogerie Landaiche; also survived by many nieces and nephews. She was a graduate of the La. School for the deaf in Baton Rouge. She was employed by Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Orleans. She and her late husband were active members of St. Gerard Deaf Community, parishioners of Blessed Selos Catholic Church, and past Queen of their Mardi Gras Ball. Special thanks to the staff at Ormond Nursing and Care Center who took special care of Rose Mary.

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February 24, 2012 at 9:32 am
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Etienne

Helen Victor Etienne, 80, passed away on Feb. 4, 2012 at East Jefferson Hospital in Metairie. She was the daughter of the late Paul and Celia Victor, wife of the late John Etienne, mother of Rhonda Anderson, Ezetta Taylor and the late George Leobaux; mother-in-law of Gerald Anderson, Lawrence Taylor Jr. and Stella Leobaux; sister of Evelina Diggs, the late Dorothy Mae Jones, Cora Lee Smith, Gladys Warner, Ferman, Paul and Chester Victor; sister-in-law of Clarence Diggs, Patricia and Myrtle Victor, the late Stella Mae Victor, O.C. Jones, Joseph Smith Sr. and Lloyd Warner Sr.; and also survived by seven grandchildren, nine great-grandchildren, twoGodchildren and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. She was a native and resident of Montz.

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February 24, 2012 at 9:31 am
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