- August 12, 1981 - February 12, 2017
- Metairie, Louisiana
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James “Jay” Thomas Engelbracht, Jr. passed away on Sunday, February 12, 2017, at the age of 35.
Jay is survived by his mother Becky Braud Reeder and his step-father Eric Reeder; sister Lauren Grandsart and husband Lance Grandsart; grandmothers Lourdes Braud and Iduma “Jackie” Engelbracht; aunts and uncles Shelley Pizzaloto (Garrett), Randy Braud, Robin Lewis (Danny) and Ray Braud (Cathy); cousins Ashley and Andre Nauman, Nick Braud, Zander Pizzaloto and Laney Lewis. He is also survived by a host of other relatives and friends.
He is preceded in death by his father James Thomas Engelbracht, Sr. & Stanley Gross, IV and maternal grandfather Ira Braud.
Jay was employed at Pellerin Milnor and he will be fondly remembered for his love of LSU.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend the Memorial Mass in the Chapel of Lake Lawn Metairie on Saturday, February 18, 2017. Visitation will begin at 11:00am. Interment will be private.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in his memory to Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation.
To sign and view the Family Guestbook, please visit www.lakelawnmetairie.com.