Marilyn Lacanne Beaupre

July 9, 1935September 13, 2019

Marilyn Lacanne Beaupre passed away peacefully on Friday morning, September 13, 2019. She was 84 years old. Loving mother of Cindy Schmidt (Eddie) and the late Charlie Beaupre Jr. and John Beaupre. Grandmother of Austin Beaupre and the late Beau Beaupre, and step-grandmother of Jessica Schmidt, Justin Schmidt (Leighann), and Jared Schmidt. Great-grandmother of Tanner, Taylor, Maggie, and the late Bo. She was the oldest of 11 siblings. Daughter of the late Vincent and Marie Lacanne. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her companion Sidney Daigle, and her Yorkies, Angel Star and Coco. Marilyn was a native of Fairbault, Minnesota and has been a resident of Metairie and South Louisiana for the majority of her life. She attended Marquette University, and had a very successful career as a real estate broker in the New Orleans area. She was awarded with multiple honors for her achievements. Marilyn was very active during Mardi Gras, and was the Queen of Iris in 1982. Relatives and friends of the family are invited to attend the Funeral Services at GRACE FUNERAL HOME, 450 Holy Trinity Drive, Covington, on Monday morning, September 16, 2019 at 11:00. Visitation will begin at 10:00. Interment will follow in the adjacent St. Lazarus of Bethany Memorial Garden. In lieu of flowers, contributions in her memory to the Alzheimer’s Association or St. Catherine’s Hospice are preferred. An online guestbook is available at


  • Cindy Schmidt, Daughter
  • Eddie Schmidt, Son-in-law
  • Charlie Beaupre Jr., Son (deceased)
  • John Beaupre, Son (deceased)
  • Austin Beaupre, Grandson
  • Beau Beaupre, Grandson (deceased)
  • Jessica Schmidt, Step-Granddaughter
  • Justin Schmidt, Step-Grandson
  • Leighann Schmidt, Step-Granddaughter-in-Law
  • Jared Schmidt, Step-Grandson
  • Marie Lacanne, Mother (deceased)
  • Vincent Lacanne, Father (deceased)
  • Sidney Daigle, Companion (deceased)
  • Great-grandmother of Tanner, Taylor, Maggie, and Beaux. She was the oldest of 11 siblings. Also survived by many nieces and nephews, and she was preceded in death by her Yorkies, Angel Star and Coco.


  • Visitation Monday, September 16, 2019
  • Funeral Service Monday, September 16, 2019


Marilyn Lacanne Beaupre

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Rickey Caballero

September 15, 2019

Marilyn was one of the kindest souls I have ever known.

Condolences to the family.

Rest in peace, Marilyn.

Rickey Caballero

Michele Beaupre

September 14, 2019

Marilyn was the sweetest mother-in-law ever. She was one of the best grandmothers Austin could ask for! My only wish is that she could have gotten to know her great-grandson Beaux Beaupre. We love you MiMi! I will never forget the Christmas’s at your house.
Cindy, mom is in a better place and with her boys. You were a wonderful daughter and she will be missed dearly! Love you sis!

Jeannie Bell

September 14, 2019

Cindy, I am praying for the comfort you need at this time of grieving. May you find peace knowing your Mom is in a wonderful place.