Ollie Joseph French III

Ollie Joseph French III passed away on Monday, April 14, 2014, at the age of 54. Beloved husband and best friend of 28 years to Barbara Scurich French. Father of Lauren French and Kelly French. Son of Ollie J. French Jr. and Cheryl Vivien French. Brother of Bryan French (Diane), Stuart French and Cristyn F. Price (Kerry). Brother-in-law of Elizabeth Scurich Perry. Sonin-law of Earlene and Vincent Scurich. Uncle of Christopher, Ryan, and Andrew French; Logan and Brandt Price; and Harrison Perry. Mr. French was a graduate of St. Philip Neri Catholic School and Rummel High School, Class of 1977. He was a member of the Rummel Band Parents Club and St. Bernard Green Wave Club. Ollie was employed by Kentwood, Times-Picayune and Advanced Central Services. Special thanks to Mauro Scardigli, Christopher Miller, Henry Ferrer and Bryan French for the love, care and support that was given to Ollie during his illness. The family would also like to extend a special thank you to Ochsner Lakeview Family Practice, Ochsner Radiology Department, Ochsner Benson Cancer Center, Dr. Ryan Hedgepeth, Dr. Zoe Larned, Maria Latsis, and Dr. Sunil Talwar. Relatives and friends were invited to attend the funeral mass at Lake Lawn Metairie Funeral Home Chapel, on Tuesday, April 22, 2014. Visitation was held on Monday, April 21, 2014 and again on Tuesday, April 22, until time of mass. Interment was held at a later date. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to any Capital One Bank to the Ollie J. French III Memorial Fund. The family invites you to share your thoughts, fond memories and condolences online at www.lakelawnmetairie.com

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