Gary Luke Fonseca Sr.

Gary Luke Fonseca Sr. passed away on April 3, 2021 at the age of 73.  He was born in New Orleans, Louisiana, lived for many years in Metairie, Louisiana, and most recently resided at Heritage Manor in Slidell, Louisiana. Gary leaves behind, to cherish his memory, his children, Kristen Fonseca, Gary Fonseca( (Natalie Fonseca), and Megan Fonseca; grandchildren, Ava Pierce, Luke Pierce, Cole Fonseca, Olivia Fonseca, and Sophia Fonseca; and a brother, Michael Fonseca.  He was preceded in death by his parent, Irene Daigle and Wilfred Fonseca and his sisters, Patricia Kirsch and Barbara Flanagan.

Gary was a plumber by trade and was formerly employed with Hudson’s Plumbing. He retired from plumbing after 36 years in New Orleans and the surrounding areas. He loved football and was a diehard Saints fan. Gary loved being around his family and was always joking and trying to make everyone laugh. He will be fondly remembered as a loving and hardworking man. Gary will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved him.

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