New Orleans Obituaries

New Orleans Obituaries

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  • Saturday Sep 22 | via Sea Coast Echo 

    Albert Pierre Saucier, Sr.

    On Tuesday, September 18, 2018, Albert Pierre Saucier, Sr.,passed away at his home at the age of 80. He is the son of the late Luke Saucier of Pearl River, LA and Gertrude Saucier of New Orleans, LA. He was a retired Industrial Arts teacher in the Slidell area for 16 years and was also a retired technology teacher from Picayune High and Hancock county schools.

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  • Saturday Sep 22 | via Sea Coast Echo 

    Larry Duane Burrows

    Larry Duane Burrows, age 79, passed away on Saturday, September 15, 2018. After graduating from Fort Hays State University in Kansas, he began working for Lockheed Martin.

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  • Friday Sep 21 | via The Advocate 

    In New Orleans, more quietly settled, decades-old Ca...

    Retired New Orleans Archbishop Alfred Hughes, foreground left, New Orleans Archbishop Gregory M. Aymond, and Auxiliary Bishop Fernand Cheri lie and face the altar of St. Joseph's Catholic Church to pray for forgiveness during a special mass in New Orleans in New Orleans, La. Tuesday, Aug. 28, 2018.

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  • Thursday Sep 20 | via Uptown Messenger 

    Girl, 16, dies from injuries in Conrad Park shooting...

    A 16-year-old girl died Tuesday from gunshot wounds she suffered during a shooting earlier this month at Conrad Park in Hollygrove, and investigators have arrested two juveniles suspects on murder charges, New Orleans police said. Selicia Nabor, 16, was pronounced dead Tuesday, Sept.

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  • Thursday Sep 20 | via NOLA.com 

    'No woman in New Orleans was more respected or had m...

    The Times-Picayune is marking the tricentennial of New Orleans with its ongoing 300 for 300 project, running through 2018 and highlighting 300 people who have made New Orleans New Orleans, featuring original artwork commissioned by NOLA.com The legacy : As a black woman in Reconstruction New Orleans, Sylvanie Williams was accustomed to being told all the things she wasn't allowed to do. So, she focused her considerable energy on those things she could do to help build a better New Orleans.

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  • Monday Sep 17 | via NOLA.com 

    Ix Chel, Audubon Zoo's 21-year-old female jaguar, di...

    Ix Chel, Audubon Zoo's 21-year-old female jaguar, died late Friday after falling ill with an age-related kidney condition. Veterinarians and animal care staff with the Audubon Zoo made the decision Friday to humanely euthanize the jaguar following an exam, according to a news release.

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  • Tuesday Sep 11 | via Nashua Telegraph 

    Stanley - Stan' J. Whitlock

    Jay Whitlock, 70, a 40-year resident of Merrimack, NH, completed his life on September 3, 2018, at the Community Hospice House in Merrimack, NH. The cause of death was metastasized pancreatic cancer.

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  • Tuesday Sep 11 | via NOLA.com 

    The inside man: How one New Orleanian fought the sys...

    The Times-Picayune is marking the tricentennial of New Orleans with its ongoing 300 for 300 project, running through 2018 and highlighting 300 people who have made New Orleans New Orleans, featuring original artwork commissioned by NOLA.com The legacy : There are those who fought America's civil rights fight in the streets. There are those who fought it at lunch counters.

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  • Sunday Sep 9 | via Coalfield.com 

    Saints fans' tailgating is a movable feast, and some...

    Nicole Briscoe smiles as she tailgates with family and friends in a Poydras Street parking lot before the Saints-Buccaneers game in New Orleans, La., on Sunday, Sept.

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  • Friday Sep 7 | via NOLA.com 

    Authorities name inmate who died after Jefferson Par...

    The Jefferson Parish coroner's office identified the Jefferson Parish Correctional Center inmate who died after a fight with another inmate as Brian Alexander, 49. The Jefferson Parish coroner's office identified the inmate who died Thursday , two days after he was injured in a fight with another inmate at the Jefferson Parish Correctional Center in Gretna, as Brian Alexander , 49. Alexander was taken off life support at University Medical Center in New Orleans, according to his defense attorney, Anna Friedberg. He died around 5:50 p.m., said Mark Bone, chief death investigator for the coroner's office.

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  • Friday Sep 7 | via NOLA.com 

    Stabbing victim remembered as a 'jack of all trades'

    Walk around Feliciana Street near Florida Avenue, and you'll find almost everyone in the area knew, or at least knew of, Ray Certain. The 60-year-old repair man grew up in the area and, since the mid-1980s, had overseen the family's earth-toned brick home near the corner of Feliciana and North Dorgenois streets, said Certain's brother, Edward Certain.

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  • Friday Aug 31 | via NOLA.com 

    Are homeless suspects being given higher bail amounts?

    Dennis Edwards, 41, died Dec. 15, 2017, in the Orleans Justice Center jail's medical clinic. A nurse who worked in the clinic that day claims in a lawsuit her suggestion Edwards be taken to a hospital was ignored.

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  • Thursday Aug 30 | via Sea Coast Echo 

    Virgie M. Garcia Ryals

    Ms. Virgie was born August 18, 1936 to Clarence E. & Nora Prevost Garcia. She was a lifetime resident of Clermont Harbor, MS.

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  • Wednesday Aug 29 | via Sea Coast Echo 

    Rita Mae Mazeres

    Rita Mae Mazeres, 94, was born in New Orleans, LA, was a resident in Picayune, MS for the last ten years and passed away Friday, August 24, 2018 in Picayune, MS. Rita and her husband loved Square Dancing, and were competitive in the dance.

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  • Tuesday Aug 28 | via The Review 

    Gary James Barrios Sr., 58

    Gary James Barrios Sr., 58, of New Cumberland, W.Va., passed away Sunday, Aug. 26, 2018, at East Liverpool City Hospital. He was born Aug. 27, 1959, in New Orleans, La., a son of Gertrude T. Barrios of Harvey, La., and the late Ernest J. Barrios.

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  • Monday Aug 27 | via KATC-TV Lafayette 

    Arrangements set for Korbel

    A funeral mass will be held Thursday for John Korbel , a retired UL professor and former KATC news director who died this weekend. Visitation is Thursday, August 30 at St. Patrick's Church in New Orleans, 724 Camp Street, from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. A funeral mass will begin at 3:00 p.m. with a private interment to follow.

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  • Aug 22, 2018 | via NOLA.com 

    Photos from Aretha Franklin's New Orleans shows over...

    The finances of an intensely private Aretha Franklin soon will become very public in Oakland County Probate Court because she left no will or trust. Her four sons filed a document Tuesday afternoon listing themselves as interested parties in her estate.

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  • Aug 19, 2018 | via NOLA.com 

    Jonathan Scott, owner of F&F Botanica and Candle...

    F & F Botanica -- a nationally-known Treme candle and "spiritual supplies" store -- has closed permanently after owner Jonathan Scott died at the age of 46 in his New Orleans home Thursday morning , his family confirmed Sunday. As of Sunday night, the cause of Jonathan Scott's death was undetermined, according to his wife of 18 years, Tanya Figueroa Scott.

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  • Aug 18, 2018 | via Sea Coast Echo 

    Jonathan M. Genna

    Funeral homes often submit obituaries as a service to the families they are assisting. However, we will be happy to accept obituaries from family members pending proper verification of the death.

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  • Aug 17, 2018 | via NOLA.com 

    Charles Lancaster, former GOP state lawmaker from Me...

    Former state Rep. Charles Lancaster, who represented Metairie over four decades, died of a heart attack Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018. He was 74. Charles Lancaster Jr., a passionate politician who helped build Louisiana's Republican Party during his 32 years in the Legislature, died Friday of a heart attack in his Metairie home.

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