Lorraine May Griffin
Lorraine May Griffin
  • January 21, 1934 - August 25, 2017
  • Westwego, Louisiana

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Lorraine May Griffin passed away on Friday, August 25, 2017 at the age of 83. She was beloved wife of the late Elmer J. "E.J." Griffin Jr. for over 46 years. She was the daughter of the late Victoria and Joseph Kern Sr; mother of Donna Muscarello (Michael), Donald Griffin (Rini), and Melinda Meier (Keith); grandmother of Albert Bowes III, Kaitlin Meier, Jenna Griffin, and Keith Meier Jr.; step-grandmother of Jessica Helm, Craig Muscarello, and Zahra Khairunnisa; great grandmother of Serenity Jade Mark; and sister of Dora Simoneaux, as well as the late Louise Kern, Bertha Tregre, Lloyd Kern Sr., and Joseph Kern Jr. She is also survived by many nieces, nephews, other relatives, and friends. She was a longtime member of the Belle Terre Golden Agers. A native of Napoleonville, she was a longtime resident of Westwego. The family would like to thank Heart of Hospice and the office of Dr. Gould for the excellent care of their mother.

A Funeral Mass will be celebrated in the Chapel of Westside Leitz-Eagan Funeral Home, 5101 Westbank Expressway, on Monday, August 28, 2017 at 10:00 AM. Visitation will begin on Sunday Evening, August 27, from 6:00 PM until 9:00 PM, and continue on Monday Morning from 8:30 AM until the Mass. Interment will be in Westlawn Park Cemetery in Gretna. Express condolences at www.westsideleitzeagan.com.