Margaret Anne McClendon Maffe at age 79, passed away peacefully at her home surrounded by her loved ones, on Wednesday, June 6, 2018. Beloved wife of the late husband Glenn V. Maffe for 48 years. Born in New Orleans, LA. She was the daughter of the late Johnnie McClendon and Elda Willis McClendon. Mother of Beth Maffe, Glenn “Buddy” Maffe (Erin Maffe), Julie Wentzell (William “Billy” Wenztell), and the late Christopher Maffe. Sister of Sandra Malbrough and the late Marion Pittari. Grandmother of Jennifer Ortiz Richter (Danny), Tony Ortiz Jr. (Melissa), Glenn Stephen Maffe Jr. (Angela), Kathleen Maffe Shields (Brandon), Tyler Phillips, Roy Maffe, Nicholas Maffe, and Emily Maffe. Great Grandmother of Andreu Ortiz, Philip Richter, Ethan Ortiz, Allyson Richter, Liam Shields and Great Great Grandmother of Evan Ortiz and her loving pet Daisy Mae.
Her hobbies and activities included bowling, trivia, cross-stitching, quilting, and crossword puzzles. She was an expert seamstress and well known for her delicious home cooking. She was an “all-around great mama to all of her babies.”
Relatives and friends of the family are invited to attend the Funeral Mass at THARP-SONTHEIMER-FUNERAL HOME, 1600 N. Causeway Blvd on Tuesday, June 12 at 1 PM with visitation beginning at 11 AM. Interment will be private. Condolences may be expressed online at www.tharpsontheimerfh.com. Information 504 835-2341