Rosemary Breaux Nowak passed away on Friday, December 14, 2018, at Chateau Living Center of Kenner at the age of 96. She was a life long resident of River Ridge, LA. She was born September 29, 1922 in Houma, LA. She was one of twelve children born to the Andrew Joseph Breaux and Elise (Blanchard) Breaux. Rosemary was an avid bowler, enjoyed cooking and working in her gardens. She loved to watch all sports on television especially the Saints. But her greatest pleasures were going out to eat where she made friends with all the restaurant staff and going to the beauty salon every Thursday morning where she love to tell her jokes. Survivors include her children Charles Edward Nowak, Jr. (Ann) of Harahan, LA; Charlene Darsam (Fred) of Covington, LA; and Cathleen Domingue (Don) of Camden, TN; her three grandchildren Diana Thornton (Jason) of Collierville, TN; Jeffrey Varisco (Kara Ward) of New Orleans, LA; and Jessica Nowak of Harahan, LA, and her six great grandchildren. Rosemary was preceded in death by her beloved husband Charles Edward Nowak, Sr. (Charley), her grandson Darryl Domingue and eleven brothers and sisters. Relatives and friends are invited to attend the Funeral Service at Tharp-Sontheimer-Tharp, 1600 N. Causeway Blvd on Tuesday, December 18, 2018 at 1:00 pm with visitation beginning at 11:00 am. Interment in Garden of Memories Cemetery. The family would like to thank the staff at Chateau Living Center for their special care, patience and love they gave Rosemary over the last 20 months. We would also like to thank those friends and neighbors who visited mom during her stay at Chateau. Condolences may be expressed online at www.tharpsontheimerfh.com. Information 504-835-2341.