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In Memory of

Delphine Fannie Benoit Dufrene

May 13, 1920 - November 29, 2016

Obituary


Delphine B. Dufrene died on Tuesday, November 29, 2016 at the age of 96. Beloved wife for 62 years of the late Wills A. Dufrene. Loving mother of Anthony A. Dufrene (wife: Jeanette C. Dufrene). Grandmother of Joseph A. Dufrene (wife: Paula Dufrene) and William E. Dufrene. Sister of Gladys Alise, Dorothy Bonnecaze, and the late Mable Seely and Bertha Whitford. Daughter of the late Steve Benoit and Elizabeth Vincent. She is also survived by nieces and nephews.



The family wishes to extend their gratitude to the staff of St. Joseph Home of Harahan...

Delphine B. Dufrene died on Tuesday, November 29, 2016 at the age of 96. Beloved wife for 62 years of the late Wills A. Dufrene. Loving mother of Anthony A. Dufrene (wife: Jeanette C. Dufrene). Grandmother of Joseph A. Dufrene (wife: Paula Dufrene) and William E. Dufrene. Sister of Gladys Alise, Dorothy Bonnecaze, and the late Mable Seely and Bertha Whitford. Daughter of the late Steve Benoit and Elizabeth Vincent. She is also survived by nieces and nephews.



The family wishes to extend their gratitude to the staff of St. Joseph Home of Harahan and St. Catherine’s Hospice of LaPlace for their care and compassion.



Relatives and friends are invited to attend the Funeral Mass at Lake Lawn Metairie Funeral Home, 5100 Pontchartrain Blvd. in New Orleans, on Monday, December 5, 2016 at 11:00AM. Interment will follow at Lake Lawn Park Mausoleum. A visitation will be held at the funeral home beginning at 9:00AM.



In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in her memory to St. Catherine’s Hospice of LaPlace or St. Joseph Home of Harahan.



To view and sign the guest book, visit www.lakelawnmetairie.com.