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 Thursday, January 7, 2021

Gerard “Beau” Gelpi ’80

Son of the late Gerard T. Gelpi ’52

A Memorial service will be held at a later date.

Gerard “Jerry” Keller ’52

Funeral services were held previously.

Joan Keller

Wife of the late Gerard “Jerry” Keller ’52

Funeral services were held previously.

Kenneth White ’42

Funeral services were held previously.

Posted Wednesday, January 6, 2021

Reed M. Pringle ’67

Brother of Frank E. Pringle ’62

A celebration of life will be held at a later date.

Posted Tuesday, January 5, 2021

Andrew P. Caneza ’43

Father of the late Wayne G. Caneza ’77

No services are scheduled at this time.

Louis Anthony DiRosa

Father of Daniel A. DiRosa ’81

Grandfather of George R. Simno IV ’94 & Jeffrey F. Simno ’97

Funeral services were private.

Una Boudreaux Krizan

Grandmother of Kenneth Krizan III ’16

Funeral services were held previously.

Posted Monday, January 4, 2021

Commander Patrick A. Sabadie ’63

Funeral Mass will be held on Monday, January 4, 2021, at 10:00 a.m. at St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church, 1416 W. Poplar St., Rogers, AR 72758

Sharon Steen Hewlett

Daugher of the late Thomas B. Steen ’43

Sister of William T. Steen ’68

Mother of Patrick T. Hewlett ’02

Funeral services were held on Wednesday, December 30, 2020, in the Chapel of the North American Martyrs at Jesuit High School.


Helen Cecilia Albeanise Trigo

Sister of Harold Albeanise, Jr. ’66

Funeral services were held in Hammond, LA.

Vance Louis Wascom, DDS

Father of Lance Wascom ’89

Services were held previously.

Paul Linden Hebert, Jr. ’78

Son of Paul L. Hebert, Sr. ’45

Services were held in Pensacola, FL.

Ralph N. Watermeier, Jr. ’61

Son of the late Ralph N. Watermeier, Sr. ’30

Father of David W. ’86 & Blake A. Watermeier ’91

Funeral services were held previously.

Robert Pels

Father of Hayden G. ’14, Griffin J. ’16, & Bennett A. ’19 Pels

Services were held previously.