Ethel Ray Munch

Ethel Ray Munch was born August 31, 1931 and passed away on Friday, February 7, 2014 at the age of 82. She was born in New Orleans and was a lifelong resident of Chalmette, until Katrina. She is a recent resident of Slidell. Survived by her devoted husband of 63 years, Orrin "Buddy" Munch; and three daughters: Deborah Munch Tracy, Melody Munch Maher and Karen Munch Stall; son-in-law Danny Tracy; 10 grandchildren and several great-grandchildren. Ethel is survived by one sister, Ruby Artigue. She was an active bowler until the day of her stroke. She loved to collect Swarorski Crystal and was a diehard Saints fan. Relatives, friends and Canon Hospice workers, attended the funeral mass at Greenwood Funeral Home Chapel in New Orleans, on Tuesday, February 11, 2014. Interment followed in Greenwood Cemetery. To view or sign the family guestbook please visit

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