St. Bernard Memorial Funeral Home & Gardens

701 W Virtue ST, Chalmette, LA


Susan Picou Najolia

September 26, 1950June 26, 2020

Susan Picou Najolia passed away peacefully at her home on Friday, June 26, 2020. She was the beloved wife of Dr. Kenneth Najolia. Loving mother of Morgan Troost, Aron Troost (Lindsey), Michael Najolia (Denise), Dr. Gina Najolia Ubaldi (Tony) and Melissa Najolia McDaniel (Dr. Steve McDaniel). Daughter of the late Odom Picou and Josephine Fontenot Picou. Sister of David Picou (Shirley) and the late Marian Serigne (the late Tommy). Proud grandmother of Trey and Drew. Also survived by many nieces, nephews and friends. Susan was born September 26, 1950, in New Orleans, LA. She was a longtime resident of St. Bernard Parish and a current resident of Metairie, LA. She enjoyed gardening and was a talented artist and seamstress. She especially loved spending time with her family and friends. She will be deeply missed by all of those whose lives she touched. Relatives and friends are invited to attend a visitation to be held at ST. BERNARD MEMORIAL FUNERAL HOME, 701 W. Virtue St., Chalmette, LA on Thursday, July 2, 2020 from 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM. A funeral service will begin at 2:00 PM. She will be laid to rest in St. Bernard Memorial Gardens.


  • Visitation

    Thursday, July 2, 2020

  • Funeral Service

    Thursday, July 2, 2020


Susan Picou Najolia

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Earl & Marie Hubert

June 29, 2020

We are so sorry for the loss of Sue. She was a great lady and always smiling. May her last breath on earth be her first breath in heaven. May God wrap his loving arms around Kenny and family and give them comfort. Prayers

Clay Cosse

June 27, 2020

So sorry. Will keep you both in our prayers.