In memory of
Julia Hyacinthe "Hycie" Geheeb
In memory of
Julia Hyacinthe "Hycie" Geheeb
Julia Hyacinthe "Hycie" Geheeb passed away at the age of 93 on June 29, 2020. She was born March 31, 1927 in New Orleans to the late Albert John and Cleo Belou Geheeb. Hycie was a graduate of Holy Angels Academy and retired from Whirlpool Corporation after many years of employment. Hycie was a passionate Saints fan, was an original season ticket holder, loved Mardi Gras and New Orleans, the city that she called home. For the past 15 years, Hycie resided in Mobile, Alabama and was a member of St. Dominic Catholic Church. Hycie, affectionately known to her family as Boo Boo, will always be remembered for her fun-loving nature, her generosity, and her selflessness. Hycie was preceded in death by her parents; her sisters, Ellen "Izzy" Geheeb, Irma "Mickey" Geheeb Peltier, and Cleo Geheeb Elliot; her brothers-in-law, Harvey Peltier Jr. and Joseph "Joe" Elliot, Jr.; her niece, Ellen Elliot Lullich; and her fiancé, Elwood Koffskey. She is survived by her loving nieces and nephews, Joseph "Jeff" Elliot III (Dee Vern), Albert "Al" Elliot (Marie), Jorda Elliot (Sue), Thomas "Tom" Elliot (Heidi), Theodore "Ted" Elliot (Kelly), Harvey A. "Drew" Peltier III (Linda), Patricia "Pat" Peltier Crum Hartel (Steve) and Mary Ellen Peltier. She is also survived by numerous loving great nieces and nephews, and great-great nieces and nephews. The family would like to extend their heartfelt appreciation to Hycie's longtime caregivers, Dorothy H., Kathy, Sugar, Dorothy T., and Yolanda. A visitation will be held at Lake Lawn Funeral Home on July 10, 2020 at 11:00 a.m., followed by a service at noon officiated by Father Harry Bugler. Interment will take place at Metairie Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, the family asks for contributions to be made in honor of Julia Geheeb to the National Shrine of Blessed Francis Xavier Seelos, 919 Josephine Street, New Orleans, LA 70130, (504) 525-2495. Those wishing to leave their condolences and memories are invited to do so at www.lakelawnmetairie.com.
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New Orleans, LA 70124
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In memory of
Julia Hyacinthe "Hycie" Geheeb
Julia Hyacinthe "Hycie" Geheeb passed away at the age of 93 on June 29, 2020. She was born March 31, 1927 in New Orleans to the late Albert John and Cleo Belou Geheeb. Hycie was a graduate of Holy Angels Academy and retired from Whirlpool Corporation after many years of employment. Hycie was a passionate Saints fan, was an original season ticket holder, loved Mardi Gras and New Orleans, the city that she called home. For the past 15 years, Hycie resided in Mobile, Alabama and was a member of St. Dominic Catholic Church. Hycie, affectionately known to her family as Boo Boo, will always be remembered for her fun-loving nature, her generosity, and her selflessness. Hycie was preceded in death by her parents; her sisters, Ellen "Izzy" Geheeb, Irma "Mickey" Geheeb Peltier, and Cleo Geheeb Elliot; her brothers-in-law, Harvey Peltier Jr. and Joseph "Joe" Elliot, Jr.; her niece, Ellen Elliot Lullich; and her fiancé, Elwood Koffskey. She is survived by her loving nieces and nephews, Joseph "Jeff" Elliot III (Dee Vern), Albert "Al" Elliot (Marie), Jorda Elliot (Sue), Thomas "Tom" Elliot (Heidi), Theodore "Ted" Elliot (Kelly), Harvey A. "Drew" Peltier III (Linda), Patricia "Pat" Peltier Crum Hartel (Steve) and Mary Ellen Peltier. She is also survived by numerous loving great nieces and nephews, and great-great nieces and nephews. The family would like to extend their heartfelt appreciation to Hycie's longtime caregivers, Dorothy H., Kathy, Sugar, Dorothy T., and Yolanda. A visitation will be held at Lake Lawn Funeral Home on July 10, 2020 at 11:00 a.m., followed by a service at noon officiated by Father Harry Bugler. Interment will take place at Metairie Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, the family asks for contributions to be made in honor of Julia Geheeb to the National Shrine of Blessed Francis Xavier Seelos, 919 Josephine Street, New Orleans, LA 70130, (504) 525-2495. Those wishing to leave their condolences and memories are invited to do so at www.lakelawnmetairie.com.
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Lake Lawn Metairie Funeral Home
5100 PONTCHARTRAIN BLVD
New Orleans, LA 70124
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