Helen Mary Moore
Helen Mary Moore
  • October 27, 1924 - May 7, 2014
  • Kenner, Louisiana

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Helen Bourgeois Moore passed away at home surrounded by her loving family on Wednesday, May 7, 2014. She was 89 years old. Wife of the late William C. Moore. Daughter of the late Althea Sanchez and Charles N. Bourgeois. Loving mother of Marilyn M. Kammer, Lynwood Mondello (Gregory) and William F. Moore (Tami). Adoring Grandmother of Michelle Kammer, Stephani Kammer, Gregory Mondello Jr., (Libby), Matthew Mondello, William K. Moore and Dylan Moore. Great Grandmother to Jessi Kammer, Mason Mondello, Andrew Mondello and Susan Mondello. Survived by her sister Millie Clement (James), Michael Kammer and a host of loving nieces and nephews. Predeceased by her siblings Earline Boudreaux, Irene Breland, Lillie Mae Boudreaux, Charles Bourgeois, and Anna Lee Breaux.
Helen was born in Donaldsonville, Louisiana on October 27, 1924. She resided in Metairie for 40 years and then spent the last 16 years as a resident of Kenner. In her later years, Helen enjoyed taking ceramics classes and sharing her finished works with family and friends. She also looked forward to her nights out playing cards with her nieces. Her ultimate joy was being with her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren and sharing her unconditional love with them. Helen was gifted in finding the beauty in all of God's creation.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend the Funeral Mass at Garden of Memories Funeral Home, 4900 Airline Drive, Metairie, LA on Saturday, May 17, 2014 at 1:00 p.m. Visitation will be held from 11:00 until Mass time. Interment will be in Garden of Memories Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Jude Children's Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105 or online at www.stjude.org.