Westside/Leitz-Eagan Funeral Home

5101 Westbank Expressway, Marrero, LA


Lorena Mary LaJaunie

May 12, 1931June 21, 2020

Lorena “Lorraine” Mary LaJaunie entered peacefully into heaven on Sunday, June 21, 2020 surrounded by her loving daughter and friends. Devoted wife of the late Henry LaJaunie of 65 years. Loving mother of Barbara LaJaunie, Ritchie LaJaunie and Rickey LaJaunie, Sr. A proud grandmother of Brittni LaJaunie and great grandmother of Christina LaJaunie and the late Rickey LaJaunie, Jr. Daughter of Marie Lepine Belsome and Dominick Belsome. Preceded in death by her brother and sister Joseph Belsome and Lorette Belsome Perrin. She is also survived by numerous loving nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. “Lorraine” age 89, was a native of New Orleans, LA and a lifelong resident of Harvey, LA. She enjoyed working in her yard, loved her flowers especially her orchid plants, traveling but loved her mini trips to Boomtown but she loved spending time with her family and friends. A special thanks to Cheryl Belsom, Cecilia Langford, Craig and Liz LeBlanc, June Territo for all their loving help and friendship. The family would also thank Doctor Alan Bowers and the staff of Concerned Care Hospice. The family of “Lorraine” held a private graveside service. Online condolences available at www.westsideleitzeagan.com.


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    Thursday, June 25, 2020


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Wayne LaJaunie

June 26, 2020

Rickey, Richie and Barbara, I am so sorry to here that your Mother passed away. I will always remember the family visits when we were growing up. It's always great to go back to a piece of our childhood, those times will never be forgotten. I really loved your Mother's flowers.


Sherry Disotell

June 26, 2020

I am so sorry for your lost. Barbara you are in my prayers. Sending big hugs and a lot of love.

Jimmy & Karen LeBlanc

June 26, 2020

Barbara, we were so saddened to hear about your Mother’s passing. She was such a sweetheart. She will be missed by so many. R.I.P. Ms. Lorena until we meet again.💔

Cynthia Boudreaux Kloor

June 25, 2020

So many happy memories to mention. Not to mention my oldest three crumb crushers memories. Love hugs and prayers sent to the family.