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“The united states of americaHonors the memory ofJake john schiroThis certificate is awarded by a gratefulNation in recognition of devoted andSelfless...Read More »
1 of 84 | Posted by: Rhonda Clair - Slidell, LA

“I am the reurrection and the life john 11: 25It was an honor for the northshore honor guard to perform this military funeral for your loved one. ”
2 of 84 | Posted by: Northshore honor guard - Slidell, LA

“Thinking of you and praying that the Lord is with you.Through peaceful times, with peace-filled words, at special moments, Heart-felt sharing, tales...Read More »
3 of 84 | Posted by: Kerry Anzalone - Metairie, LA

“Thanking Hilda Schiro, Jean McCoy, Kevin Lauricella, Jr. and Mark Schiro for honoring the memory of Jake John Schiro, Sr. and bringing awareness to...Read More »
4 of 84 | Posted by: Rhonda Clair - Slidell, LA

“To Derlin, Rhonda, David & Marlene, May you experience the constant comfort of God's love and peace.Let not your heart be troubled...In my Father's...Read More »
5 of 84 | Posted by: Louisiana War Veterans Home - LA

“The sisters,administration and staff of Our Lady of the Lake held a memorial service where our loved one (Jake John Schiro, Sr.) was remembered and...Read More »
6 of 84 | Posted by: Our Laddy of the Lake - LA

“Joyce & family, Thinking of you with faith that your loved one rests peacefully in the light of Heaven.We are sorry to hear about the loss of your...Read More »
7 of 84 | Posted by: Margaret & Leon - Jefferson, LA

“three patriotic note cards signed by members of Contessa Entellina Society, Contessa Entellina Heritage and St. Angela Merici Elders Club...Read More »
8 of 84 | Posted by: Contessa Entellina Groups & St. Angela Merici Elders Club - LA

“Great uncle jake,I miss you cuddling me safely in your arms as i fell asleep.I will particularly miss our wonderful christmases together in which you...Read More »
9 of 84 | Posted by: Bree (great pet niece) Stierwald - LA

“Uncle jake,You were always there when i needed you for a walk,Devoted, loving and true,No one could have wished for anyone betterThan a faithful...Read More »
10 of 84 | Posted by: Frosty (pet nephew) Clair - LA

“May tender memories bring you strength, and may the power of love be the blessing that comforts you. With loving thoughts and prayers ”
11 of 84 | Posted by: Germaine Russell - New orleans, LA

“Your uncle is resting in peace in heaven after his heroic fight with alzheimers. Feel fortunate that he maintained his memory of his loved ones and...Read More »
12 of 84 | Posted by: Susan Gross - Baton rouge, LA

“One of the greatest tributes that can be paid to an individual is for others to acknowledge them by making a donation to the alzheimers association. ...Read More »
13 of 84 | Posted by: Jean mccoy,Kevin laurecella, jr. - LA

“Marlene,So sorry for your loss. Praying for you in your time of grief. ”
14 of 84 | Posted by: Iris Nicholas - New orleans, LA

“Sending condolences to your family ”
15 of 84 | Posted by: Irene Buenaventura - Rento, WA

“Dear David,Sorry for your loss. I will be praying for you and your family. ”
16 of 84 | Posted by: Myrtle Whittaker - Hammond, LA

“So sorry for your loss. ”
17 of 84 | Posted by: Darlene Williams - Netherland, TX

“Dear David, I am so sorry to hear about your loss. I will be sending a gift to one of the wonderful foundations in Jake Schiro, Sr. name. ”
18 of 84 | Posted by: Christy Redmond - Belle Chase, LA

“Mr. Jake was loved by all the staff at the Louisiana Veterans Home in Jackson, LA. He enjoyed attending events at the Home with all his fellow...Read More »
19 of 84 | Posted by: Gustave Freche - Zachary, LA

“In loving memory of a wonderful person. We will love you and miss you always. ”
20 of 84 | Posted by: Comet and cupid Clair - Slidell, LA

21 of 84 | Posted by: John Bel Edwards - Baton Rouge, LA

“Joyce Schiro Lucas, Loving and comforting thoughts are with you in this, your hour of sorrow. ”
22 of 84 | Posted by: Lawrence & Beverly Dorsa - LA

“Joyce Schiro Lucas,In Sympathy and Prayer In the darkest hour the soul is replenished and given the strength to continue and endure. I am very sorry...Read More »
23 of 84 | Posted by: Jenny Hampton - Metairie, LA

“Dear cousin Joyce,Gwen and I take this opportunity to express our most sincere sympathy on the loss of your brother and my cousin Jake. We offer...Read More »
24 of 84 | Posted by: Ernie Schiro - New Orleans, LA

“Joyce Schiro Lucas, To you and yours in sympathy, a message just to sayThat many warm and heartfelt thoughts are there with you today.St. Catherine...Read More »
25 of 84 | Posted by: Jenny Hamptonb - Metairie, LA

“Joyce, Rhonda, David, Marlene and Derlin, Uncle Jake's life was no ordinary life. It was a life well-lived and well-loved and a life that will be...Read More »
26 of 84 | Posted by: Mark, Michele & Alexandra Lucas - CO

“Jake Schiro, Sr. was more than an uncle or adoptive father to me, he was the man who along with his wife, Dolores Schulte Schiro (my aunt/mother's...Read More »
27 of 84 | Posted by: Rhonda Clair - Slidell, LA

“Dear Heavenly Father, we ask that you send your Divine Son to embrace Derlin, Marlene, David, and Rhonda, to watch over them and to bless them,...Read More »
28 of 84 | Posted by: Theresa & Robert Bourgeois - LA

“Derlin, Rhonda, Marlene & David, So sorry to hear of the passing of Uncle Jake. Take comfort in knowing that Uncle Jake was a man of God and had...Read More »
29 of 84 | Posted by: Connie Charitat - Slidell, LA

“Rhonda, I want to assure you that the series of Gregorian Masses requested by your coworkers (family) at the Office of Hearings & Appeals for...Read More »
30 of 84 | Posted by: John Pfannenstiel - Pittsburg, PA

“Senate of The Louisiana Legislature On Motion Of The Honorable Rick Ward, IIIHereby extends its heartiest congratulations and commendation to Jake J....Read More »
31 of 84 | Posted by: Rick Ward - Jackson, LA

“Marlene, Your Uncle Jake died on the Transfiguration of Our Lord & Savior Jesus Christ. Jake's soul now sits at God's heavenly table reunited with...Read More »
32 of 84 | Posted by: Merrill, Sandra, Alesandra, Aurora & Veronika Stierwald - LA

“Dear Marlene, In Loving Memory of Jake Schiro, Sr. the Priests of the Sacred Heart at Sacred Heart Monastery in Hales Corners, Wisconsin will include...Read More »
33 of 84 | Posted by: Deborah Burg - Gretna, LA

“Rhonda and David,So sorry to hear about Uncle Jake. He lived a great and long life. Always enjoyed the stories Rhonda told me about him. Please...Read More »
34 of 84 | Posted by: Gary Sells - Gretna, LA

“David and Rhonda Clair, Sorry to hear of your great loss. May the lord keep you and bless you. Perry W. Terrebonne ”
35 of 84 | Posted by: Perry W. Terrebonnne - LA

“Jake John Schiro, Sr.-Admirable Family ManBefore Uncle Jake married our aunt, Dolores Schulte he would often court her by going over to her house and...Read More »
36 of 84 | Posted by: Rhonda, Derlin, Marlene & David - LA

“Great Uncle Jake,We sure miss you sharing your meals with us-breakfast, lunch, dinner & snacksWe welcomed your great concern for our nourishment and...Read More »
37 of 84 | Posted by: Scooter & Fritz (pet great nephews) Clair-Starling - LA

“Marlene, Derlin, Rhonda & David, I am so sorry for your loss and I am having masses said for your Uncle Jake. He is now resting in peace and enjoying...Read More »
38 of 84 | Posted by: Linda J. Reidling - Slidell, LA

“Derlin, Rhonda & David,Mr. Jake was such an amazing man and pleasurable person to talk to and be around. He always had a positive attitude in life,...Read More »
39 of 84 | Posted by: James & Charley Lovelace - LA

“Joyce Lucas, In the Peace of Christ Jesusmay all those we love enter into our heavenly inheritance in the company of Mary our Mother and all the...Read More »
40 of 84 | Posted by: Gasper & Mel Schiro - New Orleans, LA

“Derlin, Marlene, Rhonda & David,This is to certify that Jake John Schiro, Sr. having been perpetually enrolled in the Saint Paul Perpetual Mass...Read More »
41 of 84 | Posted by: Cyprienne Stierwald - Violet, LA

“Rhonda Clair Starling,In Deepest Sympathy,As a Spiritual Giftwe will be rememberingyour special intentionsin our prayers. ”
42 of 84 | Posted by: St. Margaret Mary Parish Family - LA

“Derlin, Rhonda & David,Those we love can never be more than a thought apart, for as long as there are memoriesOur sincere sympathy is always with you ”
43 of 84 | Posted by: Hugh & Caroline Kraft - Slidell, LA

“Derlin,Love lives on foreverin each memory and thoughtOf your special loved one, Uncle JakeLove lives on forever-it will never fade away,For, in our...Read More »
44 of 84 | Posted by: Douglas LeMoine - Slidell, LA

45 of 84 | Posted by: Charlotte White - Metairie, LA

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46 of 84 | Posted by: jake schiro

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48 of 84 | Posted by: jake schiro

“Derlin, Marlene, Rhonda & David,So sorry to hear of your uncle's passing. He is now in Heaven, the place of perfect happiness. He is rejoicing in...Read More »
49 of 84 | Posted by: Blanche Lacassie - Slidell, LA

“Derlin,We know we can't take your pain away, but we want you to know that were here with a shoulder or an ear or anything else you need. ”
50 of 84 | Posted by: Ike & Carmelite Galyean - Slidell, LA

“Derlin, Rhonda, Marlene & David, Jake was an amazing person, so faith filled and lead a remarkable life. I will miss him deeply. Keeping you all in...Read More »
51 of 84 | Posted by: Raymond Wichterich - Slidell, LA

“Derlin, Marlene, Rhonda & David, We are so sorry for your loss of Uncle Jake. We are going to miss him to. Sharing in your sadness and memories. ...Read More »
52 of 84 | Posted by: Roland & Jean Wichterich - LA

“Derlin,Though our words can do little, we hope our thoughts and prayers will support you at this time. ”
53 of 84 | Posted by: Phil & Gabey Cotte - Slidell, LA

“Derlin,If my hugs were strong enough to take away your pain, I would start now and never stop. Words fall short of expressing my sorrow for your...Read More »
54 of 84 | Posted by: Jenny - Slidell, LA

“Derlin,We pray that the love of God enfolds you during your journey throughout your grief.You have our heartfelt condolences. ”
55 of 84 | Posted by: Pat & Jerry Chassaniol - Slidell, LA

“Derlin,Remember that the angels are always near to you in your grief, as they whisper that your uncle is safe in the hands of God.My thoughts and...Read More »
56 of 84 | Posted by: Donald Hulin - Slidell, LA

“Derlin,I know for certain that we never lose the people we love, even to death. Their loves leaves an indeliable imprint in our memories. Take...Read More »
57 of 84 | Posted by: Laurie Phars - Slidell, LA

“Derlin,Those we love do not go away, but walk besides us everyday-unseen, unheard, but always near. May your uncle's love see you through days to...Read More »
58 of 84 | Posted by: Bill & Helen Hills - Slidell, LA

“Oh Marlene! I'm so sorry to read this about your Uncle Jake's passing. You, Rhonda and your family are all in our prayers. With our deepest...Read More »
59 of 84 | Posted by: Cathy Carriere - Jefferson, LA

“Marlene,How lucky you were to have him for so long. Prayers for everyone. ”
60 of 84 | Posted by: Deborah Wynot - Jefferson, LA

“It was womderful knowing Jake. He will be missed. My thoughts are with you all.Mahmoud Daftary ”
61 of 84 | Posted by: A friend

“May your hearts soon be filled with wonderful memories of joyful times together as you celebrate a life well lived. ”
62 of 84 | Posted by: Cheryl Borden - New Orleans, LA

“Jake Schiro, Sr.-Admirable Family Man, Before Uncle Jake married our aunt, Dolores Schulte he would often court her by going over to her house and...Read More »
63 of 84 | Posted by: Rhonda, David, Derlin & Marlene - LA

“Saying goodbye to someone we love is heartbreaking. Words cannot express the sadness that is being felt by the loss of our Uncle, Jake Schiro. He...Read More »
64 of 84 | Posted by: Derlin, Marlene, Rhonda & David - LA

“I am sorry to read of your Uncle's passing, Marlene. May God give you and your family the strength ya'll need during this most difficult time. ”
65 of 84 | Posted by: Debra Randazzo - St. Bernard, LA

“Derlin, Marlene, Rhonda & David,Our prayers for your uncle, RIP. You are in our thoughts and prayers. ”
66 of 84 | Posted by: Sandra Stierwald - Jefferson, LA

“Marlene,I'm sorry for your loss. You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers. ”
67 of 84 | Posted by: Kelli Ann Miller - St. Bernard, LA

“Mar, I am so sorry to hear about your uncle. You have my deepest sympathy. I will be praying for you and your family.Love you, ”
68 of 84 | Posted by: Janice Robinson - New Orleans, LA

“Marlene,Sorry for your loss. Prayers for you 'n your family. ”
69 of 84 | Posted by: Sue Hankins - Jefferson, LA

“Sorry for your loss. Prayers for your family. I miss you Marlene. ”
70 of 84 | Posted by: Patricia Carollo - St. Bernard, LA

“Marlene,I am so sorry. I will be sending lots of love and prayers your way. ”
71 of 84 | Posted by: Katherine Karcher Lemoine - LA

“Marlene,Sorry for your loss. ”
72 of 84 | Posted by: Karen Martinez - LA

“Marlene, Sorry to hear of your uncle's passing. Praying for you. ”
73 of 84 | Posted by: Lesa Jefferson - New Orleans, LA

“Marlene, I am sorry for your loss. Prayers for you and your family. ”
74 of 84 | Posted by: Ray Nell Burns - Jefferson, LA

“Marlene, I am praying for you and your family. ”
75 of 84 | Posted by: Denise Gardner - Jefferson, LA

“Marlene,I'm so sorry to hear of your uncle's passing. You and your family have my sincere sympathy. I will continue to pray for your family. ”
76 of 84 | Posted by: Myra Foxworth - New Orleans, LA

“Marlene,Sorry for your loss. Sending prayers to you and your family. ”
77 of 84 | Posted by: Avis Juan - St. Bernarx, LA

“Marlene, Derlin, Rhonda & David, I am so sorry to hear of your uncle's passing. Take comfort in knowing that he is at peace with God. ”
78 of 84 | Posted by: Deborah Sighinolfi - New Orleans, LA

“Grandpa Jake, we sure loved you and continue to love you and want you to know this-We loved your special grandpa smile, and your grandpa kisses,We...Read More »
79 of 84 | Posted by: Benji & Bailey (grandpets) - LA

“Derlin, Marlene, Rhonda & David,Dear Heavenly Father, I ask that you send your Divine Son to embrace Derlin, Marlene, Rhonda & David, to watch over...Read More »
80 of 84 | Posted by: Ella Mae Tamburo - Slidell, LA

“Uncle Jake,Warm thoughts, happy times, and pleasant memories are so much a part of our time together, my favorite uncle Jake. It is because you mean...Read More »
81 of 84 | Posted by: Heidi - Slidell, LA

“Just wanted to let you guys know that Mr Jake was a pleasure t take care of. He was such a joy with his smiling face. He will definitely be missed....Read More »
82 of 84 | Posted by: A friend

“Rhonda, Grief can be so hard, but our special memories help us cope. Uncle Jake was blessed to have you and David. Our sympathies and prayers are...Read More »
83 of 84 | Posted by: Betty & Manuel Graves - Slidell, LA

“Jake was the ultimate gentleman. Despite the hardships of life and Katrina and his great losses, he always had a smile for everyone and a zest for...Read More »
84 of 84 | Posted by: Mike Mestayer - New Orleans, LA

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Jake was born on January 20, 1922 and passed away on Sunday, August 6, 2017.

Jake was a resident of Slidell, Louisiana at the time of passing.

Relatives and friends of the family are invited to attend the funeral services at HONAKER FUNERAL HOME , 1751 GAUSE Blvd. WEST (IN FOREST LAWN CEMETERY), Slidell, LA on Thursday, August 10, 2017 at 11:00 A .M. Interment will follow in FOREST LAWN CEMETERY, Slidell, LA Visitation at Honaker Funeral Home on Thursday, August 10, 2017 from 9:00 A.M. until funeral time at 11:00 A.M.

In lieu of flowers donations can be made in Jake's name to: Alzheimer's Foundation,3445 North Causeway Blvd, Suite 902, Metairie, LA 70002, International Bipolar Foundation, 8755 Aero Drive, Suite 310, San Diego, CA 92123, Autism Society, 4340 East-West Hwy, Suite 350, Bethesda, Maryland 20814 and Catholic Masses.