Catherine Gumina Palmisano
Catherine Gumina Palmisano
  • November 30, 1932 - July 19, 2017
  • New Orleans, Louisiana

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Catherine Gumina Palmisano, passed away on Wednesday, July 19, 2017. She was born in New Orleans on November 30, 1932 to her parents Angelo Joseph Gumina, Sr. and Imelda Grillet Gumina.

She is preceded in death by her parents, her husband Edward Joseph Palmisano, Jr. and her son Edward Joseph Palmisano, III.

Survivors include her beloved sister Marion Riche (Calvin) and brother Angelo Joseph Gumina, Jr. ; children Linda Palmisano, Kathy Palmisano, Karen Palmisano Smith (Randall) and Keith Palmisano (Greer); grandchildren Kelly Palmisano Marchand (Ian), Kailyn Smith and Evan Palmisano and one great-grandchild Jax Edward Marchand.

The family would like to express their gratitude to the staff of Our Lady of Wisdom Healthcare Center for their continuous care and support.

She was a devoted wife, mother and grandmother. She will always be remembered for her love of God, family and friends. She made everyone she met feel loved and welcomed in her heart and home.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend a visitation to be held at Lake Lawn Metairie Funeral Home, 5100 Pontchartrain Blvd. New Orleans, on Saturday, July 22, 2017 at 11am The service in the chapel will begin at 12pm followed by the interment at Lake Lawn Park Mausoleum.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to St. Michael’s Special School in Catherine’s name.