Lorraine Rita Baham

6 March, 193910 June, 2021

Lorraine Rita Baham passed away peacefully on June 10, 2021 at the age of 82. She was born on March 6, 1939 and was a life-long resident of the New Orleans area.

Lorraine is the daughter of the late Lonnie and Mathilda Baham. She graduated from Francis T. Nicholas High School and was a dedicated employee of Pan-American Life Insurance Company for over 40 years. She was also an active parishioner of St. Edward the Confessor Catholic Church. Lorraine was an avid reader, loved to travel, and enjoyed watching the Olympics and tennis on TV. She was an officer and member of several bowling leagues and an excellent bowler. She was also a huge Jazz Fest fan for over 30 years, attending every single day rain or shine. She will be sadly missed by so many of us.

A funeral service will be held on Wednesday, June 16, 2021 at Leitz-Eagan Funeral Home, 4747 Veterans Memorial Blvd. Metairie, LA. Visitation will be held from 11AM-1PM with a blessing to being at 1PM. Interment will follow at Cypress Grove Cemetery in New Orleans.


  • Visitation

    Wednesday, 16 June , 2021

  • Prayer Service

    Wednesday, 16 June , 2021

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