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 Wednesday, October 2, 2013

John C. Hooper

Grandfather of Michael T. Hooper, Jr. ‘10

Services in Carriere MS


Rita Scheaffer Hayes McGuinness

Wife of the late John C. McGuinness ‘30

Wake 9:30-11 a.m. Friday 10/4/13

Mass 11 a.m. Friday 10/4/13

At St. Angela Merici

901 Beverly Garden Dr.


Judea Bourgeois Morovich

Sister of Charles A. Bourgeois, Jr. ‘49

Wake 9-11 a.m. Friday 10/4/13

Mass 11 a.m. Friday 10/4/13

At Lake Lawn


Posted Tuesday, October 1, 2013

William Benjamin Latham’79

Brother of David M. ’69, Mark D. ’80, and the late John F. Latham, Jr. ‘72

Wake 12-1 p.m. Friday 10/4/13

Mass 1 p.m. Friday 10/4/13

At St. Henry’s

812 General Pershing


Salvador J. D’Amico

Father of Salvador J. D’Amico, Jr. ‘69

Services were held 10/2/13


Edward A. Davis

Step grandfather of Joseph J. Palermo ‘00

Services in Covington LA


Helen Fong Howe

Grandmother of Jonathan R. Howe ‘03

Wake 10-12 noon Saturday 10/5/13

Services 12 noon Saturday 10/5/13

At Lake Lawn


Darrilyn Angeletti Schexnayder

Mother of Darrel C. Schexnayder ‘80

Services in Slidell LA


Posted Sunday, September 29, 2013

Cecil J. Murphy, Jr.’49

Father of Patrick J. Murphy ‘82

Brother of James G. ’52 and William J. Murphy ‘61

Wake 11-1 p.m. Wednesday 10/2/13

Mass 1 p.m. Wednesday 10/2/13

At Lake Lawn


Posted Saturday, September 28, 2013

Grace Landry Dauphin

Wife of the late Victor E. Dauphin ‘48

Mother of V. Barry Dauphin ‘77

Wake 9-11 a.m. Saturday 10/5/13

Services 11 a.m. Saturday 10/5/13

At Lake Lawn


Posted Friday, September 27, 2013

Louise Cushenberry White

Grandmother of the late James W. White, Jr. ‘01

Wake 9-10 a.m. Saturday 9/28/13

Services 10 a.m. Saturday 9/28/13

At Branch Bell Baptist Church

1231 St. Maurice Ave.


Onzelda Alcantara Donovan

Mother of Thomas J. Donovan III ‘63

Great grandmother of Richard T. Gallagher III ‘15

Wake 11:30-1:30 p.m. Saturday 9/28/13

Mass 1:30 p.m. Saturday 9/28/13

At Leitz-Eagan

4747 Veterans


Blanche Tujague Blattner

Grandmother of Jeffrey M. ’99, Jeremy M. ’01, James M. ’10 and Joseph M. Reuther ‘10

Wake 9:30-11 a.m. Saturday 9/28/13

Mass 11 a.m. Saturday 9/28/13

At Lake Lawn


Posted Wednesday, September 25, 2013

Byron Joseph Stewart, Jr.’03

Wake 9-11 a.m. Thursday 9/26/13

Mass 11 a.m. Thursday 9/26/13

At St. Joseph’s

1802 Tulane Ave.



Helen Hronis Tedesco

Grandmother of Michael ’89 and Richard Barnett’94

Wake 12-1 p.m. Saturday 9/28/13

Memorial Mass 1 p.m. Saturday 9/28/13

At Garden of Memories

4900 Airline Dr.