Eleanor M. Woodruff
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Eleanor M. Woodruff
  • December 9, 1923 - August 16, 2017
  • Kenner, Louisiana

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Eleanor “Kiki” M. Woodruff, age 93, entered her eternal rest with her loving Savior on Wednesday, August 16, 2017, at 5:55 p.m. She was a resident of Colonial Oaks Living Center, a native and lifelong resident of New Orleans.

She was preceded in death by her beloved husband of 66 years, Roy Walker Woodruff, Sr.; her daughter, Eleanor Woodruff Wegener; sons, Joseph Victor Woodruff and Michael John Woodruff; her parents, Edward Andrew McKenna and Mary O. McKenna; siblings, James McKenna, Edward McKenna, Margaret Thornton, Mary Catherine Siegel and Nydia Rollins; and her sons-in-law, Edward Wegener and Michael J. McGovern.

She is survived by her children, Roy Walker, Jr., Gayle W. McGovern, Stephen C. Woodruff and Tracy W. Sciambra; her daughters-in-law, Maggie V. Woodruff and Susan W. Woodruff; grandchildren, Pamela W. Griffith, Peggy W. Cooley, Amy W. Bardwell, Adam R. Woodruff, Erin B. Felton, Rhonda B. Branch, Melissa M. Bohannan, Michael J. McGovern, Jr., Jennifer W. Alexander, Rebekah Woodruff, Nicole Thomas, Matthew C. Woodruff, Colin M. Woodruff, Nicholas A. Sciambra and Noah M. Sciambra. She is also survived by 14 great-grandchildren.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend the Funeral Mass at 1:30 p.m. on Saturday, August 26, 2017 at St. Edward the Confessor Church, 4921 West Metairie Ave. Metairie, Louisiana. Visitation will begin at 12:00 noon at the church. Interment will follow in Metairie Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, masses preferred. The family would like thank the staff of Colonial Oaks Living Center.

To view and sign the family guestbook, please visit lakelawnmetairie.com.