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Melvin B. Willig Obituary

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It is always difficult saying goodbye to someone we love and cherish. Family and friends must say goodbye to their beloved Melvin B. Willig of Gretna, Louisiana, born in New Orleans, Louisiana, who passed away at the age of 79, on June 9, 2021. Family and friends can light a candle as a loving gesture for their loved one. Leave a sympathy message to the family in the guestbook on this memorial page of Melvin B. Willig to show support.

He was predeceased by : his parents, John Bennett, Jr. and Ethel Amelia Maltry Willig; and his brother Mervin Willig. He is survived by : his child Chris Willig (Danielle); his step-daughters, Lisa LaFrance (David), Teresa Sanchez and Tina Gorumba (Roger); his grandchildren, Hallie and Maci Miller; his step-grandchildren, Maleah Marcomb (Brandon), Magan O'Hara (Kevin) and Brandon Troulliet (Courtney); his step-great-grandchildren, Claire Marcomb, Reese O'Hara and Maxen Troulliet; his siblings, Donald, Elaine Willig, Ethel Cannata and Edna DiSalvo; and his siblings-in-law, Melvin Theriot and Russell DiSalvo, Sr.. He is also survived by many loving nieces, nephews, and beloved friends.

Visitation was held on Monday, June 14th 2021 from 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM and on Tuesday, June 15th 2021 at 9:00 AM. A funeral service was held on Tuesday, June 15th 2021 at 10:00 AM at the Chapel of the Funeral Home (5100 Pontchartrain Blvd, New Orleans, LA 70124).

In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation in Melvin's memory to No One Fights Alone – NOLA, http://www.facebook.com.



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June 14

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Lake Lawn Metairie Funeral Home
5100 Pontchartrain Blvd, New Orleans, LA 70124

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June 15

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Chapel of the Funeral Home
5100 Pontchartrain Blvd, New Orleans, LA 70124

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June 15

Funeral service

Chapel of the Funeral Home
5100 Pontchartrain Blvd, New Orleans, LA 70124

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