Earleen Parmelee Rodan
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Earleen Parmelee Rodan
  • July 2, 1926 - July 14, 2017
  • Metairie, Louisiana

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Earleen Rodan passed away peacefully in the company of her loving family at her Metairie home on Friday, July 14, 2017 at the age of 91. She was preceded in death by her beloved husband of 56 years, William Rodan and survived by her devoted children, Cathy Rodan Bowman and Michael Rodan, both of Kenner. Born in Waco, TX, she had been a Metairie resident for the past 52 years, after previously living in Abilene, TX, Houston and Denver. She was an active member of the New Orleans Geological Auxiliary, serving in various roles including President, and was also a long time parishioner of St. Philip Neri Catholic Church. Earleen was the epitome of a Southern lady, gracious and kind to all she met. She devoted her life to her family and will be fondly remembered by her many friends. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Thursday, July 20, 2017 at Lake Lawn Metairie Funeral Home, 5100 Pontchartrain Blvd., New Orleans at 11:00 a.m. Visitation will be held from 10:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to St. Joseph Hospice, 824 Elmwood Park Blvd., New Orleans, LA 70123 or to St. Philip Neri Catholic Church, 6500 Kawanee Ave., Metairie, LA 70003. To view and sign the online guest book, please visit www.lakelawnmetairie.com