Wilna Fernandez Cutitto Dorie died peacefully at age 79 on Thursday, October 29, 2020 surrounded by family in Kenner, LA. She was born in Carolina, Puerto Rico and moved to New Orleans at 14 years old. She attended Fortier High School, and as an adult, graduated from LSU School of Nursing. She enjoyed a long, fulfilling career. She is survived by her children Michele Cutitto of Seattle, WA (grandchildren, Sophia and Gabriel Dang) and Lisa Winter of Kenner, LA (grandchildren, Rachel and Michael Winter). She was preceded in death by her parents, Manuel Fernandez and Juana Colón. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Alphonse Anthony Cutitto and her beloved son, Alphonse Anthony Cutitto, Jr. We will miss her witty, sassy banter and her sage advice through the years.
Family and friends are invited to attend the services at Garden of Memories Funeral Home, 4900 Airline Drive, Metairie, LA 70001. Visitation will be on Wednesday evening, November 4, 2020 from 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm and on Thursday, November 5, 2020 from 9:30 am - 11:30 am followed by the Funeral Mass which will be celebrated at 11:30 am. Please note that masks are required to be worn at all times and social distancing is to be practiced. Interment will be at a later date in Garden of Memories Cemetery.
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