Maryann Lambert deLaneuville passed away peacefully on Wednesday, April 19, 2017 at the age of 88. She was born October 16, 1928 to the late Alexander Adam Lambert and Bertha Bateman Lambert. She was the beloved wife of 50 years to the late Andre Antoine deLaneuville, Jr. Loving mother of 6 children: Deborah Hancock (Harry), Connie Tassin (Doug), Abigail Hubbell (Paul), Nathalie Leger (Rick), Andre deLaneuville III, and Marianna Trepagnier (David). Grandmother of Brett Hancock, Douglas Tassin II, Ashleigh Fuller, Jessica deLaneuville, Paul Hubbell IV, Andre deLaneuville IV, Drake Tassin, Grant Leger, David Trepagnier Jr., Harrison Trepagnier, and Marin Trepagnier. Great-grandmother of Noah Tassin. Sister of Constance Lambert Morales, Alexander Adam Lambert, and the late Oliver Roy Lambert. Also survived by many nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.
Maryann was a native of New Orleans, LA and a longtime resident of Metairie, LA. She proudly worked in education for 40 years with the Jefferson Parish Public School System, teaching at Our Lady of Perpetual Help and St. Mary Magdalen, being an Adjunct Professor at St. Mary Dominican College, a Reading Specialist at Rudolph Matas Elementary, and serving as Principal at Phoebe Hearst Elementary. She was a member of the Louisiana Retired Teachers’ Association and the Jefferson Parish Principals’ Association.
The family would like to give special thanks to the nurses and staff of Our Lady of Wisdom Healthcare Center and to Maryann's caregivers, Cynthia Jefferson and Catherine Myles, for their special care of Maryann.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend the Funeral Mass at St. Mary Magdalen Catholic Church, 6425 West Metairie Ave. in Metairie, LA on Monday, April 24, 2017 at 11:30 am. Visitation will be held at the church from 9:30 am until Mass time. Interment will follow mass in Garden of Memories Cemetery in Metairie, LA. The family welcomes flowers or donations in Maryann's memory to Our Lady of Wisdom Healthcare Center, 5600 General de Gaulle Dr., New Orleans, LA 70131 or online at www.olwhealth.org.