Russell Ortego's obituary , Passed away on June 8, 2024 in Dequincy, Louisiana

Russell Ortego

September 29, 1936 - June 8, 2024 (87 years old)

Dequincy, Louisiana

Russell Ortego's obituary , Passed away on June 8, 2024 in Dequincy, Louisiana

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Riley Smith Funeral Home

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Russell Ortego

September 29, 1936 - June 8, 2024 (87 years old)

Dequincy, Louisiana

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Russell Ortego Obituary

It is with great sadness that we announce the death of Russell Ortego of Dequincy, Louisiana, born in Washington, Louisiana, who passed away on June 8, 2024, at the age of 87, leaving to mourn family and friends. Family and friends are welcome to leave their condolences on this memorial page and share them with the family.

He was predeceased by : his parents, Joseph Carton Ortego and Josephine Guidry Ortego; his brother Joseph Carlton; his daughter-in-law Paula Ortego; and his great grandchild William Wayne Smith.

He is survived by : his wife Donnie Sue Yellott Ortego; his children, Joseph Edwin Ortego (Eddie) of DeQuincy Louisiana, Tammy Smith (Bishop Kenneth Smith) of Tarkington Texas and Tina Bowman (Joseph Bowman) of Singer Louisiana; his brother Roland James Ortego of Carencro, Louisiana; and his grandchildren, April Hamilton (Tomas), Dustin Ortego (Autumn), Colton Ortego, Hannah Adkins (Braedyn), Jeffery Paris, Rev. Kenny Smith (Beth) and Josey Holley. He is also survived by 10 great grandchildren.

Funeral arrangement under the care of
Riley Smith Funeral Home



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Mon

June 10

Visitation

First United Pentecostal Church of DeQuincy
230 Smith St, Dequincy, LA 70633

Tue

June 11

Funeral service

First United Pentecostal Church of DeQuincy
230 Smith St, Dequincy, LA 70633

Tue

June 11

Burial

Hyatt Cemetery

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