Obituaries




Henderson
January 02, 2008 at 12:54 pm
Drake Davis Henderson passed away on Friday, Dec. 7 in Metairie. Beloved son of Miles and Gwen Henderson. Grandson of Aubrey and Betty Stephens, Billy Henderson, Charles and Emelia Alleman.

Dunn
December 26, 2007 at 2:44 pm
Roy B. Dunn, Sr. passed away on Dec. 13 at 3:17 p.m. Age 72. Native of Raceland and resident of Des Allemands.

Walker
December 26, 2007 at 2:42 pm
Howard Joseph Walker, Jr. passed away on Saturday, Dec. 15, 2007 in New Orleans, LA. Beloved husband of JoAnn Estay Walker.

Pitts
December 12, 2007 at 1:52 pm
Hazel Bernard Pitts passed away on Monday, December 3, 2007 in Destrehan, LA at age 88.

Dufrene
December 12, 2007 at 1:51 pm
Alvin D. “Smot” Dufrene, Sr., 68, of Des Allemands. entered into heavens enternal rest with his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on Nov. 22, 2007.

Brou
December 12, 2007 at 1:50 pm
On Monday, Nov. 19, 2007 at 11:05 p.m. in Luling, at her late residence, Gertrude (Trudy) Sandra Brou, beloved wife of the late Maurice Joseph Brou.

Ancale
December 12, 2007 at 1:49 pm
Edith Guedry Ancale died on Nov. 17, 2007 at 3:45 p.m. Aged 83 years.

Chauvin
December 05, 2007 at 12:39 pm
Joyce Andre Chauvin died on Thursday, Nov.29, 2007 in Norco, LA. Wife of the late Harry Joseph Chauvin, Sr. Daughter of the late Oscar Andre and Corine Lejuene Andre. Mother of Brenda Chauvin, Jerry Lentjes and husband, Fred, Harry Chauvin, Jr. and wife, Suzie, Jill Morales and husband, Chris and the late Tammy Chauvin.

Pensis
December 05, 2007 at 12:38 pm
David Lee Pensis passed away on Saturday, Nov. 24 at 10 a.m. in Luling. Beloved husband of Peraline D. Pensis.

Donahue
December 05, 2007 at 12:37 pm
Emelda Hahn Donahue, age 83, born in New Orleans, passed away at her Luling residence on Friday, Nov. 23, 2007. She was the beloved wife of her dearly departed husband Lloyd "Nemo" Donahue and daughter of the late May Krieger Hahn and Fredrick John Hahn, Sr. A loving sister to Dolores H. Walker and Fredrick J. Hahn, Jr.

Gassen
November 14, 2007 at 2:42 pm
Sidney F. Gassen, Sr. born January 10, 1918 in Luling, LA, passed away on Thursday, November 1, 2007 at the age of 89.

Duckworth
November 14, 2007 at 2:41 pm
Rose Mary Riggio Duckworth, passed away peacefully on Monday, Nov. 5, 2007 at River Parishes Hospital in LaPlace, LA at the age of 89.

Vickers
November 07, 2007 at 12:10 pm
Conjetta Nicolosi Vickers passed away peacefully after a battle with cancer on Saturday, Oct. 27, 2007 at 3 p.m. at Riverlands Health Care in Lutcher, LA. Daughter of the late Johnnie Nicolosi and Anita Bye Nicolosi.

Hymel
November 07, 2007 at 12:09 pm
Arnold Antoine Hymel, Sr., an operator for Shell Oil Refinery. A resident of Destrehan and a native of Norco, LA. Entrusted to God's loving care; Oct. 30, 2007 in Destrehan at the age of 89.

Brien
November 07, 2007 at 12:07 pm
Earl B. 'E.B.' Brien, Jr., of Des Allemands, passed away on Oct. 29, 2007 at the age of 63 years.

ADAMS
November 07, 2007 at 12:05 pm
Stanley Henry Adams, entrusted to God's Loving Care on October 31, 2007 in Jefferson. Age 81. A Veteran U.S. Navy having served in WWII. He retired from Shell Oil Refinery.

Verda
October 31, 2007 at 12:27 pm
Mary Pearl Chiasson Verda passed away on Monday, October 22, 2007 in Kenner, LA.

Keating
October 31, 2007 at 12:26 pm
Elaine B. Keating passed away on Friday, October 19, 2007 at 7:09 a.m. at her home in Norco.

Strike over: Louisiana members OK deal, returning to work
Strike over: Louisiana members OK deal, returning to work
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By Wednesday, more than 500 strikers put down their signs and will start going back to work on Monday at the Norco Manufacturing Complex, ending the first nationwide oil refinery strike in more than 30 years.