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Myrlene Cheramie Pertuit

Myrlene Cheramie Pertuit
  • December 10, 1942 - December 19, 2017
  • Loranger, Louisiana

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“Dear Joe,We were so sorry to hear of your great loss. May GOD bless and heal you with His peace.Luke & Shirley Binner ”
1 of 16 | Posted by: Shirley Binner - Friend

“To the Pertuit family, I hope knowing that you're in the thoughts and prayers of many bring a measure of comfort. We look forward to the time when...Read More »
2 of 16 | Posted by: Renee

“Steve, our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. Matt & Mary Licausi ”
3 of 16 | Posted by: Matt Licausi - Covington, LA

“Joe, Our thoughts, and prayers are with your family and many friends. Our Lord has a new beautiful angel. Blessings, Nick and Kathy Capace ”
4 of 16 | Posted by: A friend

“Myrlene was kind, a model of Christian faith and the best kind of friend. She will be remembered for all these things and so much more. ”
5 of 16 | Posted by: Paul Spitzfaden - Metairie, LA

“Mom's sudden passing from this earth has shocked and saddened us into a state of numbness and sorrow. We truly appreciate the condolences, thoughts...Read More »
6 of 16 | Posted by: Brian Pertuit - Covington, LA

“We lost one of the greatest women that we have known. We loved her dearly and will miss her more than can be imagined. ”
7 of 16 | Posted by: Allen Pertuit - New Orleans, LA

“My heart goes out to Myrlene's family and friends. Joe Joe remember you are very special to your family and friends. Mrylene is an Angel in heaven...Read More »
8 of 16 | Posted by: Amelia Whitted - Westwego, LA

“My deepest condolences to family of Myrlene, may you find peace in each other. She will never be far away, she will be in your heart. Memories shared...Read More »
9 of 16 | Posted by: Chetta Cotton Todaro - Westwego, LA

“My dear sweet friend goes to prepare a place for the rest of us.thats just what she did here too. Deepest regards to her whole family. We Southern...Read More »
10 of 16 | Posted by: Pat Zieske - Springfield, LA

“Eternal rest grant to her O Lord and let perpetual light shine upon her. ”
11 of 16 | Posted by: Curt Burns - Covington, LA

“Please accept our deepest sympathy for the loss of your beloved wife, mother and grandmother. May beautiful memories of happy times shared bring you...Read More »
12 of 16 | Posted by: A friend

“Mom will be dearly missed by family and friends. Her unexpected death has shocked me and so many others because she was full of life and doing so...Read More »
13 of 16 | Posted by: Steve Pertuit - Madison, MS - Son

“Joe and family, Byron & I wish to extend our deepest sympathy on the loss of your beloved wife, mother,grandmother & mother-in-law. She was truly an...Read More »
14 of 16 | Posted by: Linda Ray - Covington, LA

“Myrlene was one of the sweetest and kindest ladies I know. She was so good to all the ladies on the Houston trip-even the step-ones from Florida. ...Read More »
15 of 16 | Posted by: Jean Levins - Pensacola, FL

“I was so very sorry to hear this news. Myrlene was one of the sweetest people I have ever known. My thoughts and prayers to your family in this...Read More »
16 of 16 | Posted by: Beth Jelks - Family

Myrlene Cheramie Pertuit, a longtime resident of Westwego, Marrero, and Loranger, Louisiana, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, December 19, 2017, at the age of 75. Myrlene "MiMi" was born on Thursday, December 10, 1942 in New Orleans, Louisiana.

Myrlene is survived by her loving husband, Carl "Joe" Joseph Pertuit, as well as her three sons, Steve, Allen, & Brian Pertuit and their spouses Susan, Mona, & Jeanne, respectively. MiMi also had 8 wonderful grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her father, Clarence Cheramie and mother, Elta Jambon Cheramie.

She cherished the precious gifts of her faith, family, and friends. She was a highly active member of her church and kept a close and special relationship with her circle of friends and quilting group. MiMi will be missed dearly.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend the funeral service in the chapel of Harry McKneely & Son Funeral Home, 2000 N. Morrison Blvd. Hammond, Louisiana 70401, on Saturday, December 23, 2017 at 11:00 am. Visitation will begin at 9:00 am and continue until 11:00 am.

Interment will follow in Restlawn Park Cemetery, Avondale, Louisiana.

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