Rudolph B. Lightell
Rudolph B. Lightell
  • July 27, 1925 - October 24, 2017
  • Metairie, Louisiana

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Rudolph B. Lightell, age 92, passed away on Tuesday, October 24, 2017.

He is preceded in death by his wife, Dolores D. Lightell; his parents, Jacque “Jack” and Edna Stan Lightell; and his brothers, Harold and Paul Lightell.

He is survived by his daughters, Karen “Pudgy” L. Miller, Dayna L. Fenger and Texann L. Valdine; his son, Rudy J. Lightell; grandchildren, Shannan Miller, Christina Lightell, Cameron Lightell, Caden Fenger and Haley Valdine; and his sister, Eunice Blanchard.

Rudolph was a pipefitter and member of the Plumbers’ and Steamfitters Local 60. He had a passion for music and loved to dance.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend a gathering at Lake Lawn Metairie Funeral Home in New Orleans, Louisiana on Monday, October 30, 2017 from 12:00-2:00 PM. A private burial will follow.