OBITUARY

Geraldine "Gerri" Bourgeois

November 24, 1941October 10, 2021

Geraldine “Gerri” Bourgeois of River Ridge, LA passed away on Sunday, October 10, 2021 at the age of 79.

She was born on November 24, 1941 in New Orleans, LA where she grew up. She attended Redemptdress High School and later received her diploma from Riverdale High School. Gerri was actively involved in the Assembly of God Church.

She was preceded in death by her loving husband of 53 years, Robert Anthony Bourgeois, her parents, Alexander and Dorothy Brecher, and her sister, Dorothy Neitchman.

She is survived by her daughter, Mary Ann Belile (Kevin), her grandchildren, Jacob Belile, Caleb Belile, and Luke Belile (Harley), and her great-grandchildren, Maci Rae Helmer and Lila Jade Belile. Also survived by her nephews, Willis “Buster” Wells and Craig Wells, as well as many other loving relatives and friends.

The family would like to thank Dr. Alyssa Espenanza and the staff at Ochsner Main Campus for the care and compassion she showed Gerri in her final days.

Arrangements entrusted to Neptune Society of New Orleans, 3801 Williams Blvd. Suite A, Kenner, LA 70065. 504-464-3095.

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