Marilyn Lowe

January 9, 1931 ~ January 11, 2020 (age 89)


Marilyn Laporte Lowe passed away peacefully on Saturday, January 11, 2020 at the age of 89. She was a native of New Orleans and a resident of Metairie.
Loving mother of Debra Noto Landry (Mark) and Stanley J. Lowe, Jr. Caring grandmother of Paul Macaluso (Julie), Mark Landry, Jr (Lori), Shana McMillian, Jennifer Lowe, Danielle Tuck (Jeremiah), Nicole Karpinski (Vincent) and the late Crystal Fountain. Proud great grandmother of Angela Garcia, Jenna and Janel Macaluso, Brayden and Madison Landry, Asher Tuck, and soon to arrive great grandchild number 7. Daughter of the late Bernard J. and Catherine Lewis Laporte. Sister of the late Leroy Laporte Sr. Also survived by many cousins, nieces and nephews. Many thanks to “Buddy” her loving and devoted friend for more than 20 years. Marilyn was a very active lady who enjoyed life to the fullest. She was a retired teacher from Riverdale High School and a member of the LA Retired Teachers Assn. and the Golden Agers. She was a past board member of Whitney Place Condominiums.
Relative and friends are invited to attend the Memorial Mass at St. Angela Merici Catholic Church, 835 Melody Dr. Metairie on Saturday, January 11, 2020 at 1:00 pm. Visitation from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations in her name to Heart of Hospice, 1700 Belle Chase Hwy, Bldg. B, Ste. 230, Gretna, LA 70056. To share memories and condolences please visit

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