Jennie Brocato Pusateri passed away peacefully Saturday, March 1, 2014 at the age of 82 years. Beloved wife of the late John Guy Pusateri. Loving mother of Sharon P. Abadie and son-in-law, David T. Abadie, Sr. Devoted grandmother to David T. Abadie, Jr., his fiance, Kathryn E. Cromley and Emily A. Abadie. Born on September 24, 1931 to the late James Brocato and Sarah Cortese Brocato. Sister to Sarah B. Fazzio, Mickie Brocato and the late Angelo Brocato. Sister-in-law to Evelyn H. Brocato, special friend to the Abadie Family and to Lawrence Emboulas and family. She is also survived by numerous nieces and nephews. Mrs. Pusateri graduated from St. Joseph's Academy in 1950 and worked in her family's Italian Ice Cream business. She was also a successful Real Estate Agent. She was a member of the Paul E. Boyd Marine Corp League Auxiliary. A native of New Orleans and a resident of Kenner. Mrs. Pusateri's family would like to thank the St. Rose Fresenius Dialysis Center for their loving care. Relatives and friends are invited to attend the Funeral Mass at LAKE LAWN METAIRIE FUNERAL HOME, 5100 Pontchartrain Blvd. on Friday, March 7, 2014 at 2:00 p.m. Visitation will be from 10:00 a.m. until service time. To view and sign the guest book, visit www.lakelawnmetairie .com.
Published in The New Orleans Advocate from Mar. 5 to Mar. 7, 2014.