John Earl Comena was born November 2, 1962 to the late John Earl Keys and Anna Lee Comena in New Orleans, Louisiana. John Departed his earthly life on March 26, 2021 at Ochsner Medical Center at the age of 58. John gave his life to Christ at an early age and became a member of Mount Everest Baptist Church. John graduated from Booker T. Washington High School, New Orleans, Louisiana in 1981. He later attended Southern University. John worked hard his entire life. He worked for the Monteleone Hotel in New Orleans, LA. for 36 Years. He was preceded in death by his father, John Earl Keys and his maternal grandparents Jessie and Alene Comena. He leaves to cherish his memories his loving mother, Anna Lee Comena, two brothers, Johnny Comena (Terricita) and Carl Lee Comena, all of New Orleans, LA. and a host of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. Homegoing Services will be held on Saturday April 10, 2021 for 11:00 a.m. at Mt. Everest Baptist Church, 2837 First St. New Orleans, LA. 70113. Reverend James Hunter officiating, Reverend Thomas Glover Sr., Pastor. Visitation from 9:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m. Interment: Sage Hill B. C. Cemetery. 7708 Sage Hill Road. St. Francisville, LA. 70775. Arrangements Entrusted to Rhodes Funeral Home, 1728 Claiborne Ave. New Orleans, LA. 70116.
Published in The Times-Picayune from Apr. 7 to Apr. 10, 2021.