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Melba B. Dufour

October 28, 1917 - May 23, 2012
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Melba Bischof Dufour beloved wife of the late Paul J. Dufour passed away at home on Wednesday May 23, 2012 at the age of 94. Melba is survived by her two sons, Don P. Dufour (wife Jeanne (Tootsie) Dupuy Dufour), and Dennis J. Dufour (wife Martha (Dickie) Franklin Dufour); four grandchildren, Darren M. Dufour (wife Maureen Evans Dufour), Reneé M. Dufour Tusa (husband Brian Tusa), Paul J. Dufour, and Marsha E. Dupuy; four great grandchildren, Daniel A. Dufour, Lily Grace Dufour, Mason R. Tusa and Blaine I. Tusa. Sister of the late Rhona Bischof Miller, daughter of the late Alice Rimbolt Bischof and William Bischof. Also survived by...
Melba Bischof Dufour beloved wife of the late Paul J. Dufour passed away at home on Wednesday May 23, 2012 at the age of 94. Melba is survived by her two sons, Don P. Dufour (wife Jeanne (Tootsie) Dupuy Dufour), and Dennis J. Dufour (wife Martha (Dickie) Franklin Dufour); four grandchildren, Darren M. Dufour (wife Maureen Evans Dufour), Reneé M. Dufour Tusa (husband Brian Tusa), Paul J. Dufour, and Marsha E. Dupuy; four great grandchildren, Daniel A. Dufour, Lily Grace Dufour, Mason R. Tusa and Blaine I. Tusa. Sister of the late Rhona Bischof Miller, daughter of the late Alice Rimbolt Bischof and William Bischof. Also survived by nieces and nephews. Melba was a lifelong resident of New Orleans and a graduate of St. Joseph Academy.
The family would especially like to thank her caregiver, Valerie Carmouche. Your kindness and gentle manner was indeed admirable.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend the Funeral Mass to be celebrated by Rev. Edward Lauden in the Chapel of Jacob Schoen and Son Funeral Home, 3827 Canal street on Tuesday, May 29, 2012 at 12:00 Noon with visitation at the funeral home beginning at 10:00 A.M. In lieu of flowers, donations to Holy Cross High School, 5500 Paris Ave., New Orleans, LA 70122, preferred. Guest book may be assigned online at www.schoencanalstreet.com.

"Miss Mel will always live in my heart!!" Valerie Carmouche (Gretna, LA)

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