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 and in the New Orleans 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 submit information about their deceased loved ones.

Alumni can also email us at or call us at (504) 483-3947 to submit information or ask questions about information the In Memoriam process.

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

Posted Monday, July 18, 2022

George H. Hogh, Jr. ’54

Father of David M. Hogh ’81

Relatives and friends are invited to attend the graveside service at Garden of Memories Funeral Home & Cemetery, 4900 Airline Drive, Metairie, LA 70001, on Tuesday, July 19, 2022, at 2:00 p.m.

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Posted Saturday, July 16, 2022

Albert J. Derbes III ’58

Brother of Dennis J. Derbes ’66

Father of Albert J. IV ’82 & Eric J. Derbes ’83

Grandfather of Edward J. ’07, Alexander J. ’09, Michael J. ’11, Anton J. ’16 & Scott J. Derbes ’16

Son of Albert J. Derbes, Jr. ’34†

Visitation will be held on Saturday, July 16, 2022, from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at Lake Lawn Metairie Funeral Home, with a Roman Catholic funeral Mass at 12:00 p.m.

Posted Thursday, July 14, 2022

Posted Wednesday, July 13, 2022

Anthony J. Capritto III ’48

Father of Michael P. ’85 & David A. Capritto ’96

Grandfather of Mark R. ’14, Nathan M. ’18 & James M. Alvarez ’22, Anthony C. ’18, Nicholas G. ’19, & Jacob T. Cibilich ’22, Thomas P. ’11, William M. ’16, & Matthew J. Dowling ’19, Ryan T. McFarland ’24

Visitation will be held at St. Pius X Church on Friday, July 15, 2022, at 10:00 a.m. with a Funeral Mass at 12:00 p.m. Interment to follow at Lakelawn.

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Tommie B. Popich

Grandmother of Jake S. ’02, Joseph G. ’04, & Zachary C. Daigle ’05

Visitation will be held at Mothe Funeral Home, 2100 Westbank Expressway, Harvey, LA on Saturday, July 16, 2022 from 9:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m. A Funeral Mass will follow in the funeral home chapel. Interment Westlawn Memorial Park in Gretna.

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Posted Wednesday, July 6, 2022

Mary V. Kontos

Wife of Chris M. Kontos ’44

Mother of Michael C. Kontos ’85

Grandmother of Nicholas D. ’14 & Joseph C. Tadros ’19

Visitation will be held on Saturday, July 9, 2022, at 10:00 a.m. at Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Cathedral, 1200 Allen Toussaint Blvd, New Orleans, LA 70122. A funeral service will follow starting at 11:00 a.m. Interment at Hope Mausoleum.

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Posted Thursday, June 30, 2022

Wallace M. Nicaud III

Son of Wallace M. Nicaud, Jr. ’48†

Brother of Stephen M. Nicaud ’80†

Relatives and friends of the family are invited to attend the Memorial Mass at St. Rita Catholic Church, 7100 Jefferson Highway, Harahan, LA on Thursday, June 30, 2022, at 12:00 p.m. with visitation beginning at 10:00 a.m.

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Edward S. Williams ’56

Richard E. Davis ’67

Raymond J. Posecai, Sr.

Father of Raymond J. Posecai, Jr. ’79

Grandfather of Cooper J. Posecai ’19

Posted Thursday, June 23, 2022

Michael A. Bordlee ’12

Services will be held on Saturday, June 25, 2022, at St. Catherine of Siena Catholic Church, 105 Bonnabel Blvd., Metairie. Visitation is from 11 a.m. until 12:30 p.m. Mass is at 1:00 p.m.

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Posted Wednesday, June 22, 2022

John C. Kilburn, Sr.

Father of John C. Kilburn ’82

Grandfather of Christopher J. Saik ’02

On June 22, relatives and friends are invited to a visitation at St. Pius X Church, 6666 Spanish Fort Blvd., at 1:00 pm with a Memorial Mass to follow at 2:00 pm.

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Daryl J. Grush

Father of Gage A. Grush ’13

Son of Louis G. Grush ’44†

Visitation will be held from 12:00 p.m. until 1:30 p.m. on Friday, June 24, 2022, followed by a Funeral Mass at 1:30 p.m. at Jacob Schoen & Son Funeral Home, 3827 Canal St., New Orleans, LA 70119.

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Earl W. Simoneaux ’47

Father of Peter W. Simoneaux ’77

Grandfather of William W. Simoneaux ’09

Simon F. Savoie ’48

Father of Brian Savoie ’79