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Hurricane Katrina Memorial Site: Notable Deaths & Obituaries

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When it came to recalling things they remembered most about Lester D. Baroncini Jr., soldiers invariably mentioned his love of firearms. "His favorite gun was the AK-47, I can tell you that," said Pfc. Corey Maisch, Baroncini''s former roommate. "All he talked about was his AKs back home." Soldiers said they estimated Baroncini''s firearms collection to be in the dozens at least. "If it had a firing pin in it, he knew it," Maisch...
Eldridge Gabriel on Monday, August 29, 2005. Age 95. Eddie Gabriel, the legendary musician of the world famous Pat O'Brien's piano bar in the New Orleans French Quarter, fell victim to the flooding due to Hurricane Katrina while at his home in the lower ninth ward. Eddie is survived by his loving and devoted wife, Edna Gabriel; and his stepson, Wallace Brooks. He was preceded in death by his first wife, Marguerite and his oldest daughter. He also leaves to mourn Eldridge Jr.; daughters:...
Edward Sparks  Obituary (AP News)

Edward 'Cool Pop' Sparks Sr., 1951-2005...

Cynthia Snowden Obituary (nola)

Cynthia Marie Snowden, a native of New Orleans,...

Joseph Banks Obituary (theadvocate)

BANKS, JOSEPH "DADDY JOE" Memorial service at...

Thelma Pinkney Obituary (AP News)

Thelma Pinkney, 1929-2005 Mary Lou...

Lylton Collins Obituary (AP News)

Lylton Andrew Collins, 1945-2005 Maria...

Benilda Caixeta Obituary (nola)

CAIXETA Benilda Caixeta, an Advocate for the...

Joan Blackwell Obituary (AP News)

Joan Blackwell, 1929-2005 Louann Dorrough...

Hugh Ricks Obituary (AP News)

Hugh Alvin Ricks, 1939-2005 Doug MacCash...

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