St. Bernard Memorial Funeral Home & Gardens

701 W Virtue St, Chalmette, LA


Erin B. Kuehl

October 21, 1927September 30, 2019

Erin B. Kuehl passed away on Monday, September 30, 2019 at the age of 91. Beloved wife of the late Luther Frink and Wilbert Kuehl Sr. Loving mother of James L. Frink. Stepmother of Gordon Kuehl Sr., Eleanor Bergmann and the late Wilbert Kuehl Jr. Daughter of the late Louis F. Born and Adeline Freitag Born. Proud grandmother of Bjorn Bergmann (Eleanor), Gordon Kuehl Jr. and the late Marie Kuehl and Eric Kuehl. She is also survived and fondly remembered by her Godchildren Ellie Streckfus and Carl Brinkmann. Erin was born on October 21, 1927 in New Orleans, LA and was a longtime resident of St. Bernard Parish. She began her career in education as a teacher then librarian in 1948 and retired after many years of dedicated service. She was the former president of the St. Bernard Library Board. She was a member of the St. Bernard Teacher Union and League of Women Voters. Erin was strong in her faith and was an active member of St. Paul Lutheran Church, New Orleans, LA. She will be deeply missed by her family, friends and all of those whose lives she touched. Relatives and friends are invited to attend a visitation at ST. PAUL LUTHERAN CHURCH, 2624 Burgundy St., New Orleans, LA on Monday, October 7, 2019 from 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM. A funeral service will begin at 11:00 AM. She will be laid to rest privately in St. Vincent de Paul Cemetery No. 3, New Orleans, LA. In lieu of flowers, please consider donations to St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in memory of Erin B. Kuehl.


  • Visitation Monday, October 7, 2019
  • Funeral Service Monday, October 7, 2019


Erin B. Kuehl

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Anne Marie (WENDLING) Nunez

October 8, 2019

I was blessed to be in then Mrs. Finks home room class at Andrew Jackson High School. She is a wonderful person and helped me in many ways. It was a pleasure running into her at several different times throughout the years. She always made me feel as special as she is to me. Thank You for the beautiful memories. RIP🙏🙏❤️❤️

Gloria Robson OConnor

October 8, 2019

Erin and I taught at AJHS in the 70's. She was loved by coworkers and students alike.

Prayers for the family.

Carroll Hernandez

October 4, 2019

I was a student of mrs frink back when she taught in theSt Bernard school in the 40s. A great teacher she was. She was well loved by all students. My condolences to her family. So sorry for the sad news. God Bless all of her family. I now live in Denver Colorado, but l will always have wonderful memories of Erin Frink as i knew her.

Jane Mierl Turner

October 2, 2019

Ms Erin was a good friend of our mother Catherine Mierl and the Mierl family.She and Jimmy went on many trips together with our family and shared many happy memories.
Rest In Peace