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Lillian Hazel Yost Penalber

Lillian Hazel Yost Penalber
  • February 4, 1939 - August 19, 2017
  • Maurepas, Louisiana

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“I am so sorry for your loss! Lillie was such a loving, sweet person! She was great with the seniors when she worked for the Council on Aging! She...Read More »
1 of 8 | Posted by: Jo Mayo - Chatham, LA - Coworker

“RIP Mrs. Lillian ❤ Prayers for the family and faith I'm here if you ever need. Lots of love ”
2 of 8 | Posted by: The sanchez family - Thibodaux, LA

“I will forever miss u,always,my friend ❤❤ ”
3 of 8 | Posted by: Connie Sossamon - Jacksonville, FL

“Aunt Lil was my mother's best friend. She was always there when my mom or my brothers or sister needed anything. She cherished her children and her...Read More »
4 of 8 | Posted by: Michelle Gierwatoski - Byers, CO

“Aunt Lil was the sweetest woman in the world and I will miss her dearly.You will always be in my thoughts.I will miss you. ”
5 of 8 | Posted by: cheryl mcmorris - livingston, LA

“My thoughts and prayers go out to the family at this hard time I'm sorry for y'alls loss my condolences are with all of y'all at this hard time I'm...Read More »
6 of 8 | Posted by: Ricky Chauvin - Darrow, LA

“My thoughts and prayers are with the family at this time of need if I can do anything please let me know my condolences she will definitely be missed...Read More »
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Lillian Hazel Yost Penalber passed away on Saturday, August 19, 2017, in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, at the age of 78. She was born on Saturday, February 4, 1939 in Vineland, New Jersey and was a longtime resident of Maurepas, Louisiana.

Lillian is survived by her loving family: son, Johnny Smith and his wife, Tammy, son, Raymond Smith and his wife, Andrea, son, Richard Smith, son, Tiddle Smith, and daughter, Faith Chauvin. Also survived by 10 grandchildren and 14 great grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her beloved husband, Elwood Conrad Penalber, her son, Robert "Bobby" Smith, and her parents, Grace Reynold and John Yost.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend the Funeral Service in the chapel of Harry McKneely & Son Funeral Home, 100 W. Magnolia Street, Ponchatoula, Louisiana 70454, on Friday, August 25, 2017 at 11:00 am. Visitation will be held in the funeral home chapel on Thursday evening, from 6:00 pm until 9:00 pm and will continue on Friday morning, from 9:00 am until the service begins at 11:00 am.

Interment will follow in Maurepas Cemetery, Maurepas, Louisiana.

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