Close Window Back to Current Obituaries Share This Obituary  
Obituary Send Flowers Send a Card
Gustave J. Deruise, Sr. age 89, native of New Orleans, passed away peacefully surrounded by family on Tuesday, March 28, 2017. He was born May 9, 1927 to the late Octave and Alice Sorino Deruise. He served in the United States Navy for 2 years. After returning home he became a brick mason and was a member of the Local Union No. 1. He was a devoted husband and father to his family. He leaves to mourn his beloved wife, Rosemary Duroncelet Deruise; sons, Gustave Jr., "Mooky" Jr. (Linda) and Bryant M. Deruise Sr. (Ona); daughters, Sheila (Reginald) Walker and Shannon (Farrell) St. Martin; brothers, Adolph (Clara Jane) and Albert Deruise; sister in law, Linda B. Deruise; 13 granchildren; 21 great grandchildren a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. He was preceded in death by his brothers, Maurice (Helen), Clarence, Patrick and Raymond; sisters, Dorothy Deruise Kroll (Felix) and Rosemary Deruise Delery (Sidney). A very heartfelt "Thank You" to the wonderful staff of New Orleans Kidney Center. A mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at St. Gabriel the Archangel Catholic Church, 5029 Louisa Dr. New Orleans, LA on Thursday, April 6, 2017 at 11 AM. Interment St. Roch Cemetery No. 1, 1725 St. Roch Ave. New Orleans, LA 70117. Visitation 9 AM IN THE CHURCH.

Gustave Deruise
No Photo Loaded
Sign The Guestbook
City & State

Submit Your Message
Print Guestbook
View Full Guestbook
  • Wednesday, May 10, 2017
    Our staff will continue to keep your family in our prayers. We thank you for allowing us to serve your family.
    ~ Charbonnet Labat Funeral Home