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Celia Mercedes Rocha

April 25, 1940July 12, 2020

Celia Rocha, 80, of Destrehan, Louisiana, passed away July 12, 2020, at Ormond Care Center

Celia was born April 25, 1940, in Managua, Nicaragua to Manuel Barahona and Mercedes Gomez. After high school, she worked in the cosmetics sales industry, before going on to work in the restaurant industry until her retirement.

Celia was preceded in death by her parents, her son Ernesto, her daughter Marlyng, and her husband Pablo Perez. She is survived by her sons Roberto, Martin and William, and her daughter-in-law Anya and future daughter-in-law Miranda. She is also survived by her grandchildren Olga, Ernesto, Josenrique, Ethan, Seth, Elizabeth and Andrew; as well as her three great-grandchildren Hayley, Kylee, Briana, and Adonis.

At Celia's request no services will be held.


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Celia Mercedes Rocha

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Dana Rocha

August 10, 2020

Abuelita. You are so loved and will be missed terribly. I am going to miss you playing dress up with me in your clothes and jewelry. Most of all, your love for family!!!❤❤ we love you

Martin Rocha

August 6, 2020

I miss you with all my heart and all my soul. Why did go so early. I’m so sorry I wasn’t there to help you and to card for you. You are a hard driven woman, everything I am is because of you. I love you from here to eternity! My mamita.


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