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 Friday, July 11, 2014

Michel Edward Sansovich, Jr.

Father of Neal M. Sansovich ‘78

Wake 9:30-11 a.m. Monday 7/14/14
Mass 11 a.m. Monday 7/14/14
At Jacob Schoen and Son
Canal Street

Posted Thursday, July 10, 2014

Herbert Elliott Gritter

Great grandfather of Cooper M. ’14 and Spencer G. Lemoine ‘16

Wake 9-11:30 a.m. Saturday 7/12/14
Rosary 11:30 a.m. Saturday 7/12/14
Mass 12 noon Saturday 7/12/14
At Greenwood

Posted Wednesday, July 9, 2014

Alvin Benjamin Werner

Grandfather of Gordon R. ’87, Shawn M. ’92, and Ian W. Konrad ’12, Blake D. Babcock ‘00

Wake 12-2 p.m. Friday 7/11/14
Mass 2 p.m. Friday 7/11/14
At Lake Lawn

Gerard C. Tarantino

Father of Gerard C., Jr. ’84 and Joseph P. Tarantino ‘90

Wake 9-10:30 a.m. Saturday 7/12/14
Mass 10:30 a.m. Saturday 7/12/14
At St. Francis Xavier
444 Metairie Road

Joseph L. Taliancich

Father of the late Mark J. Taliancich ‘70

Grandfather of Mark J. Taliancich, Jr. ‘00

Wake 6-8 p.m. Friday 7/11/14
At Lake Lawn
Wake 11-12 noon Saturday 7/12/14
Services 12 noon Saturday 7/12/14
At Faith Lutheran
300 Colonial Club Dr

Michael Layton Schneller’89

Brother of John Schneller IV ‘84

Wake 1-3 p.m. Friday 7/11/14
Services 3 p.m. Friday 7/11/14
At Lake Lawn

Joyce McDonagh

Great grandmother of John J. Zvonek ‘19

Services private

Posted Tuesday, July 8, 2014

Dorothy Martinez Glenn

Grandmother of Ryan P. ’04 and Matthew G. Finney ‘06

Wake 9-11 a.m. Friday 7/11/14
Mass 11 a.m. Friday 7/11/14
At Lake Lawn

Posted Sunday, July 6, 2014

Charles Salles Monteiro

Brother of the late John D. Monteiro ‘45

Wake 10-12 noon Monday 7/7/14
Mass 12 noon Monday 7/7/14
At Lake Lawn

Irby J. Hurst, Jr.’ 43

Services in Florida

Posted Saturday, July 5, 2014

John C. Ciolino’ 50

Memorial services at a later date

Gus L. Roux, Jr.’49

Services have been held

Posted Friday, July 4, 2014

Mazie Ann Roy Doody

Daughter of the late Edwin M. Roy ‘24

Grandmother of Spencer R. ’95 and Cullen R. Doody ‘08

Wake 10:30-1:30 p.m. Saturday 7/5/14
Mass 1:30 p.m. Saturday 7/5/14
At Jacob Schoen and Son
Canal Street

Posted Thursday, July 3, 2014

Signa Charbonnet Coiron Van Kirk

Daughter of the late Jean F. Charbonnet, Sr. ‘14

Grandmother of George M. Coiron IV ‘10

Services in Covington LA

Valerie Fitzgerald Gaffney

Mother of Robert J. Gaffney, Sr. ‘69

Grandmother of Robert J., Jr. ’00 and Keith M. Gaffney ’05

Wake 10-12 noon Saturday 7/5/14
Mass 12 noon Saturday 7/5/14
At Jacob Schoen and Son
Canal Street