In Memoriam

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This page features death notices and information about funeral services pertaining to deceased members of the Jesuit High School community. The page is frequently updated and is based mainly on information contained in the death notices published on Times-Picayune and in the N.O. Advocate. The list of deceased is also compiled and printed in Jaynotes, Jesuit’s alumni publication.

Jesuit alumni who live outside the metro New Orleans region are encouraged to CLICK HERE to submit information about their deceased loved ones. Alumni can also email Maura Owers or call her direct line at (504) 483-3947 to submit information or ask questions about information in this page.

For In Memoriam listings prior to June 1, 2013, visit Jesuit’s website archives.

Posted Sunday, June 28, 2020

Milton Louis Spiehler ’60

Funeral Services were held on June 16, 2020.

Michele Lane Richard

Wife of Steven T. Richard ’74

Visitation at 11 a.m. and Mass at 1 p.m. on Monday June 29, 2020 at St. Pius X Church, 6666 Spanish Fort Blvd, New Orleans, LA 70124.

Norma Katz Mulligan

Wife of the late John J Mulligan, III ’45

Mother of Kevin J. Mulligan ’78

Visitation at 9:30 a.m. and Mass at 10 a.m. on Friday, July 3, 2020 at St. Mary Magdalen Church, 6425 W. Metairie Ave, Metairie, LA 70003.

James Alfred Meyers, MD ’47

Funeral Services were held on June 27, 2020 in Louisville, KY.

Posted Friday, June 26, 2020

Noelie Larriey Wright

Mother of Joseph D. Wright III ’89

Graveside service at Noon on Monday, June 29, 2020 at Metairie Cemetery, 5100 Pontchartrain Blvd, New Orleans, La 70124.

Posted Monday, June 22, 2020

Frederick W. Stromeyer

Grandfather of Cliff R. Stromeyer ’93.

Celebration of Life will be at a later date.

Rosario Benigna de Regil Coote

Grandmother of Jonathan P. ’09 & Adam S. Coote ’12.

Funeral Services will be private.

Posted Sunday, June 21, 2020

Phyllis Ann Warden Retif

Wife of Milton J. Retif ’51

Mother of the late Milton J. Jr. ’74 & Kenneth J. Retif ’76

Grandmother of Ryan J. ’04, Brandon J. ’05, Jordan B. ’11, Cole S. ’16 & Ridge A. Retif ’19, James D. ’01, Daniel J. ’02, Travis J. ’05, & Brian M. Barbara ’11, Nicholas M. ’08, Bradley T. ’11 & Corey M. James ’13.

Visitation at 10 a.m., Rosary at 11:40 a.m. and Mass at noon on Thursday, June 25, 2020 at St. Dominic Church, 775 Harrison Ave, New Orleans, LA 70124.

Kenneth Edward Nagim

Father of Ryan K. Nagim ’97.

Visitation At 12:30 p.m. and Mass at 2 p.m. on Thursday, June 25, 2020 at St. Francis Xavier Church, 444 Metairie Rd, Metairie, LA 70005.

Karen Jansen Buford

Mother of F. Turner ’95 & William S. Buford ’98.

Funeral Services will be private.

Posted Thursday, June 18, 2020

Anna Mae Katz

Mother of Eugene N. ’66 & Michael E. Katz ’71

Arrangements are private.

Lois Meyer Sciambra

Daughter of the late Emile F. Meyer J. ’40

Great-Grandmother of Tyler S. Sciambra ’25

Arrangements are private.

Dorothy “Dot” Orgeron Trosclair

Grandmother of Wade J. Trosclair ’07

Arrangements are private.

Almena Hosea Stayton

Great- Grandmother of Nathan T. Vatter ’22

Arrangements are private.

Owen J. Lacour Sr.

Father of Charles E. D.D.S. ’70, Barry L. ’72, & Edmund G. MD ’76.

Grandfather of Ronald J. ’83 & Craig L. Drez ’91. Owen J III MD ’86, Gregory S. ’88, Stephen M. MD ’90, Jeffery B. MD ’94, Keith J. MD ’97 Mark J. ’97 & Joseph C. LaCour ’08. Michael A. ’06, Andrew S. ’09 & James O. Puente ’12.

Great-grandfather of Ronald J. Drez, III ’11, Thomas H. Jr. ’10 & Joseph Barnett ’22, Noah W. Broussard ’24, Patrick G ’15, Cole W. ’19, Matthew C. ’19, Luke G. ’20, Logan L. ’24, Jude G. ’25 & Connor LaCour ’25.

Arrangements are limited to family.