Gloria Lee Obituary

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Gloria Lapiana Lee

October 19, 1926 - August 21, 2014
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Laura “Gloria” Lapiana Lee passed away peacefully at her home surrounded by her loving family on August 21. Gloria was the daughter of George and Lena Lapiana and was a native of New Orleans. She attended St Joseph’s School and Loyola University. Gloria married the late Billy Orin Lee and resided in Metairie where she devoted her life to her family. Gloria is survived by her beloved children, Sidney O. Lee II (Odile), Joy Lee Naylon (John), adoring grandchildren Patrick Lee Naylon, Amanda Elizabeth Lee, Elena Marie Naylon and Sidney Orin Lee III. She is also survived by her sister, V. Joyce Lapiana Eberle and many...

Laura “Gloria” Lapiana Lee passed away peacefully at her home surrounded by her loving family on August 21. Gloria was the daughter of George and Lena Lapiana and was a native of New Orleans. She attended St Joseph’s School and Loyola University. Gloria married the late Billy Orin Lee and resided in Metairie where she devoted her life to her family. Gloria is survived by her beloved children, Sidney O. Lee II (Odile), Joy Lee Naylon (John), adoring grandchildren Patrick Lee Naylon, Amanda Elizabeth Lee, Elena Marie Naylon and Sidney Orin Lee III. She is also survived by her sister, V. Joyce Lapiana Eberle and many cousins including The Reverend Vito Borgia of Palermo, Italy.

Many thanks are given to Gloria’s personal caregivers, Robin Grant and Denny Hudson, Passages Hospice, Bayou Home Care and many wonderful friends of the family for making her journey as comfortable as possible.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend the Funeral Mass at Lake Lawn Metairie Funeral Home 5100 Pontchartrain Blvd, in New Orleans on Saturday, August 30, 2014, at 12:00 noon. Visitation will begin at 10:00 a.m. until the time of service. Interment will take place following the service at Lake Lawn Park Mausoleum.

In lieu of flowers the family requests donations be made to Catholic Charities or a local charity of your choice. To view and sign the family guestbook, please visit www.lakelawnmetairie.com.



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