Thelma Ann Melerine Serigne

Thelma Ann Melerine Serigne passed away on Sunday, January 19, 2014 at the age of 75. Devoted wife of the late Joseph Serigne. Loving mother of Juan “Beau” Serigne (Joann), JoEllen Serigne- Youngblood, Emile Serigne (Roxanne), Tyra Serigne (Shelly), Andrea Serigne and her first born, the late Connie Perez (Wally). Daughter of the late Robert and Leona Melerine. Sister of Lois Johnson (Joe), Leona Russell (Jack), Robert Melerine (Tammy) and the late Maria Elena LaGreco (Anthony) and Roberta Melerine. Beloved daughter-in-law and sister-in-law of the John and Emily Serigne Family. Proud grandmother of Brett (Katherine) & Jude (Jessica) Perez, Jared & Christian (Brittany) Serigne, Taylor & Hanna Youngblood, Robin Ann Serigne, Rachel Taylor, Josie & Ally Serigne, Janee’ Wade. Great Grandmother of Anthony, Avery & Liam Perez, Joseph Serigne. Godmother of Rhonda Goen. Also survived by a host of nieces, nephews, great nieces, great nephews and her loyal furever friend “Lola”. Relatives and friends attended a visitation held at St. Bernard Memorial Funeral Home in Chalmette, LA on Sunday, January 26, 2014 and Monday, January 27, 2014. A Mass of Christian Burial was held on Monday, January 27. Interment followed in St. Bernard Memorial Gardens. To view and sign the family guestbook, please visit

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