In memory of
Marilyn (Nuccio) Guercio
Marilyn Nuccio Guercio, 83, died Wednesday January 4, 2017 in Rochester, MN. Marilyn was a supporter of the arts and charities of New Orleans. She was a longtime member of the Ladies Leukemia League. She also supported and was a member of The Women's Guild of the New Orleans Opera Association, Bravo, Symphony Volunteers, New Orleans Garden Society, The Elenian Club, and Contessa Entellina Society. Her donations made the Madame Butterfly statue of the famous Puccini Opera possible. This statue stands in front of the Opera Guild home. She will be dearly missed by all these organizations. Preceded in death by her husband Roy Guercio, son Remmy Guercio, and brother Blaise Nuccio. Survived by her sons Roy (Vickie) and Randy (Rebecca) Guercio. Grandchildren Risa Indest (Matthew), Ryan, Robyn, Rachel Martin (Brad) and Remy Guercio. Great Grandchildren Sophie, Georgia, Marcus and Maverick. The family will receive friends Wednesday January 11, 2017 from 11A.M. until 1:30 P.M. at Jacob Schoen & Son Funeral Home. A mass will be celebrated at 1:30 in the J. Garic Schoen Chapel at JACOB SCHOEN & SON FUNERAL HOME. In lieu of flowers the family requests that memorial gifts be designated to cancer research at Mayo Clinic. Gifts can be mailed directly to Mayo Clinic, Department of Development, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905. Phone: 800-297-1185
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