Noelie Theresa (Mimi) Kerlec, age 89, peacefully passed away on Thursday, October 8, 2020 after a long fight with Dementia/Alzheimer’s. She was a longtime resident of St. Bernard Parish until Katrina, then resided with her daughter in Slidell, LA. After working for 23 years at the Roosevelt/ Fairmont Hotel in New Orleans, in 1989 she retired to enjoy her golden years. She was the beloved wife of the late Owen Kerlec for 62 years and loving daughter of the late Maxine and Hilda Scott Adams. Devoted and loving mother of daughter, Kerry Kerlec Lincoln (David) and grandmother to Chad David and Lauren Michel who adored her. She loved her nieces and nephews who she spent time with. The family would like to thank the staff and caregivers of St. Anthony’s Nursing Home for the excellent care they provided. Burial will be private at a later date. Arrangements were handled by Garden of Memories Funeral Home & Cemetery in Metairie, LA.
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