Obituaries

Flynn

Patricia Marlene Flynn, 59, born in Baton Rouge, died on Jan. 31, 2012 in Hammond. Pat left her mark from Des Allemands to Laurel, Miss. She was preceded in death by her mother, Billie Joyce Pearson Jones, stepfather, Floyd "Pops’’ Jones, and her father, Raymond Flynn. She is survived by her significant other, William Richard Murray, sister, Deborah Dianne Dufrene, brothers, Michael Ray Flynn and Ricky Joe Bass, son, Robert Michael Hopkins, and granddaughter, Heather Nicole Hopkins.

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February 10, 2012 at 9:41 am
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Lambert

Patricia Daughery Lambert, 79, passed away on Jan. 28, 2012 at Ormond Nursing and Care Center in Destrehan.

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February 10, 2012 at 9:40 am
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Robert

Jenelle L. Horn Robert, 88, passed away on Jan. 30, 2012 at Cannon Hospice in Metairie. She was the wife of the late Norbert S. Robert and by first marriage to the late Herbert Horn Sr., mother of Judy Howard, the late Priscilla Keller, Michael J. Horn and Herbert J. Horn Jr.; daughter of the late Yves LeBlanc and Eula Talbot, and sister of Mazie Bolman, Catherine Condon, Doris Adams, the late Fred LeBlanc, Harris LeBlanc and Kenneth LeBlanc. She is also survived by step-children, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, great-great grandchildren, nieces and nephews.

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February 10, 2012 at 9:40 am
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Wheeler

Lessie Wheeler, 63, passed away at her home on Jan. 31, 2012. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and friend. Lessie was the beloved wife of 29 years to Phillip K. Wheeler, mother of Tammy Buckwalter (husband John Jr.), daughter of the late A. P. Gibson and Lessie Gibson, sister of Phillis Gibson Iverson, Layton F. Ladd and the late Jelks C. Ladd; grandmother of Michael and Brandon Boudreaux and Aaron Buckwalter, and the great-grandmother of Destiny, Kylie and Ryelie.

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February 10, 2012 at 9:39 am
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Deister

Gustave F. Deister, 90, a longtime resident of Wassaic, N.Y., died on Jan. 29, 2012 at Sharon Health Care Center in Sharon, Conn. He was a rural letter carrier for the U.S. Postal Service for 26 years retiring in 1984. He was born on Nov. 2, 1921 in Peine-Stederdorf, Germany, and was the son of the late Herman and Martha Schaprian Deister. He was a 1939 graduate of the Newtown High School in Newtown, N.Y. and from 1942 to 1945, he served in the U.S. Army in the combat zones of North Africa and Italy. On Oct. 4, 1947 in Wassaic, he married Margaret Rivenburgh, who survives at home.

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February 10, 2012 at 9:38 am
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Arnold "Big Arnold" Scherer

Arnold "Big Arnold" Scherer, 56, passed away on Jan. 1, 2012 at his residence after a long illness. Read More...
January 13, 2012 at 10:08 am
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Rai "Rai-Rai" Lousteau

Rai "Rai-Rai" Lousteau, 73, passed away on Jan. 5, 2012 at her residence. Read More...
January 13, 2012 at 10:07 am
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Gustave "Johnny" Huff Jr.

Gustave "Johnny" Huff Jr., 62, passed away at home surrounded by family on Dec. 28, 2011. Read More...
January 13, 2012 at 10:07 am
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James "Shorty" Candies Jr.

James "Shorty" Candies Jr., 74, passed away on Dec. 29, 2011. Read More...
January 13, 2012 at 10:06 am
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Jerrilynn Hall Melancon

Jerrilynn Hall Melancon, 50, passed away on Dec. 27, 2011 at her residence.Read More...
January 06, 2012 at 10:56 am
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Cheryl Jean Waguespack Clay

Cheryl Jean Waguespack Clay, 52, of Norco, was called to heaven on Dec. 30, 2011. Read More...
January 06, 2012 at 10:55 am
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Rual David "Dave" Vannoy

Rual David "Dave" Vannoy, 80, retired from Union Carbide, entered into eternal rest on Dec. 28, 2011. Read More...
January 06, 2012 at 10:55 am
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Derrill J. Falgout

Derrill J. Falgout, 66, a native of Luling and resident of Bayou Blue, passed away on Dec. 29, 2011. Read More...
January 06, 2012 at 10:54 am
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Harold Paul Dufrene

Harold Paul Dufrene, 72, passed away on Dec. 24, 2011. Read More...
January 06, 2012 at 10:54 am
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Robicheaux

Rinnie Roy Robicheaux, age 63, born in New Iberia, LA on November 12th, 1948, entered his eternal reward on Friday, December 9, 2011at 10:12 p.m. in the presence of the love of his life, Molly Duplantis Robicheaux. He grew up in Franklin, LA, served his country in the United States Air Force from 1969-1973 and was employed by Union Carbide Corp. from 1973-2003.

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December 16, 2011 at 9:13 am
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Falgoust

Sandra "Sandy" Falgoust, 57, passed away on Dec. 4, 2011. She was a native of Springfield, Ill. and resident of Luling. She is survived by her husband, Keith Falgoust, parents, Joe and Lila Jeannice, daughters, Ashley Fontenot and Casey Woods, brother, Chuck Vanhus, sisters, Linda Bass, Sarah Fontenot, Shree Coker and Jeri Lynn Vanhus, and six grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her father, Edward Vanhus.

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December 16, 2011 at 9:12 am
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Two charged with second-degree murder in Destrehan death
Two charged with second-degree murder in Destrehan death
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Two people involved in the March 2 death of Richard Keller Jr. in Destrehan have been booked on charges of second degree murder.