Philip Jack Generose, Sr.
Philip Jack Generose, Sr.
  • February 20, 1923 - February 25, 2014
  • Louisiana

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Philip Jack Generose, Sr passed away peacefully on Tuesday, February 25, 2014 at the age of 91 years. Philip was predeceased by his beloved wife of 69 years, Helen S. Generose. He was born in New Orleans, Louisiana to Paul and Stella Generose who preceded him in death, he is also preceded in death by his sisters, Lena G. Fulton and Marion Generose. Philip is survived by his five loving children, Philip J. Generose, Jr. (Tammy) of Broussard, LA, Phyllis G. Gioe, Paulette G. Zibilich, Paul J. Generose and Patrick J. Generose (Vickie); eleven loving grandchildren, Philip P. Generose (Aubry), Tamara Nelson, Corey Generose, Brooke Generose, Brandon Gioe, Emily Cassidy (Sean), Ray Verges, Jr., Sarah Verges, Ashley Generose, Patrick Generose,Jr. and Preston Generose; seven great-grandchildren and one great great-grandchild. Philip is also survived by numerous loving cousins, nieces, nephews and friends. Relatives and friends of the family are invited to attend a memorial service on Thursday, March 6, 2014 at Jacob Schoen and Son Funeral Home, 3827 Canal Street, New Orleans, LA. Visitation will be held from 9:00 am followed with a Memorial Funeral Mass at 12:00 noon. In lieu of flowers, family request that donations be made to the American Heart Association, 110 Veterans Memorial Blvd. # 160, Metairie, LA 70005, 504-830-2300 or Akula Foundation, P.O. Box 850715, New Orleans, LA 70185. You are invited to view and sign the online guestbook at