Lynn Roubion Cheramie

February 8, 1940October 2, 2020

Lynn Roubion Cheramie, 80, a native of New Orleans, passed away in her sleep on Friday, October 2, 2020 in The Woodlands, TX.

She was preceded in ascendance by her father and mother, Louis F. Roubion and Corinne M. Roubion; and her loving husband of 53 years, Louis Joseph Cheramie. Lynn is survived by her four children, Celeste A. Roberts and husband, Mark of Houston, TX, Claire C. Kruszka and husband, Jeff of Pearland, TX, and Louis C. Cheramie of Cedar City UT. and Leslie C. Martinez and husband, Orlando of Conroe, TX. She was blessed with five grandchildren, Jessica Hernaez, Rachel and Josh Roberts, Alexa and Brenton Martinez. She also has three surviving siblings, Louis Roubion Jr., Renee Lattimore and Ricky Roubion. She also leaves behind several nieces, nephews and other loving family members and friends.

Lynn was a graduate of Ursuline Academy of New Orleans, LA. She went on to graduate as a Registered Nurse from Mercy Hospital School of Nursing and attained a Bachelor of Health and Sciences from Our Lady of Holy Cross College in New Orleans. After working as a Nurse for many years, she went on to finish her career as a Nursing Instructor for the Jefferson Parish School System. Lynn was a proud descendant of The Daughters of the Revolution. She was active in her civic duties as a National Delegate, twice for Ronald Reagan, for George H.W. Bush as well as both President George W. Bush’s victories. A proud and unapologetic Christian and Conservative, she continued her Public Service as an Election Commissioner and participated in many clubs and groups including The Red Hat Society and The Republican Women of LA and MS.

Lynn was an inspiring firebrand whose 4’11” stature never matched her bigger than life persona. She brought joy and reverence to all those she met on her journey. She was never afraid to stand firm on principal and engage in vigorous debate. Lynn Roubion Cheramie was a true believer of God and Country and a lover of life and family. Lynn will be immeasurably missed by those fortunate enough to have truly known her.

A Memorial Service will be held on Saturday, October 24 at 2:00 p.m. at Diamondhead Community Church located at 5301 Diamondhead Circle, Diamondhead, MS 39525.


24 October

Memorial Service

2:00 pm

Diamondhead Community Church

5301 Diamondhead Circle
Diamondhead, Mississippi 39525


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Sandy and Floyd Emerson

October 19, 2020

Memories of Lynn are full of love and laughter and a truly
wonderful friend for many years. The events, the trips, the
conversations are cherished in my heart. I will miss my dear

As to Lynn's children she loved each of you very much and was
very proud of all of you.

Laura Moore

October 15, 2020

Lynn was a dear friend during our years in the Jefferson school system and we were able to reunite years later on the Mississippi Gulf Coast. May God let perpetual light shine upon her!

Janet Schwaner

October 7, 2020

I was lucky to have Lynn in my Mercy class. She was full of energy and fun loving. My prayers are for Lynn and her entire family.

Marlene Fabacher

October 7, 2020

My sincerest condolences. Lynn was someone you could never forget with her infectious laugh & personality. Many good memories.

Claire LeBlanc Whipple

October 6, 2020

Lynn had a wonderful, upbeat personality and always made me smile. She will be missed!

Catherine Cripps Parmley

October 6, 2020

Lynn’s joy will always be remembered by her Mercy classmates.


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