Obituary of Judith Harter Orduna
Judy Harter Orduna passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family on December 15, 2019. She was born on August 1st in New Orleans, Louisiana and attended St. Stephen’s High School. She attended LSU School of Dentistry, where she completed the Dental Assistant Program. Judy worked as a dental assistant for 35 years until retirement and enjoyed hobbies, such as reading, gardening, sewing, and interior decorating. She was a member of St. Clement of Rome Catholic Church.
Judy was preceded in death by her parents Sidney Harter and Marie Dittmann Harter of Metairie, Louisiana; son Stephen Joseph Orduna of Metairie, Louisiana; and sister Gayle Duet of Carriere, Mississippi.
She is survived by her loving husband Albert Bernard Orduna Jr. of Metairie, LA; children Donna Keller of Metairie, LA, Albert Bernard Orduna III (Peggy) of Corpus Christi, TX, Daniel Orduna (Christine) of Metairie, LA, and Lisa Rose (Ryan) of West Bloomfield, MI; grandchildren Jennifer Keller (Mathew), Stephanie Keller, Brian Keller, Chase Orduna, Abigail Rose, Bryce Orduna; great-grandson Mason Smith; sister Joan Ricca (Joseph); brother-in-law Harrison Duet; and a host of nieces, nephews, and cousins.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend a visitation on Saturday, December 21, 2019 from 11:00 a.m. to 1 p.m. at St. Clement of Rome Catholic Church in Metairie, Louisiana. Funeral Mass will begin at 1:00 p.m. Interment will follow in Cypress Grove Cemetery in New Orleans, LA.
The family would like to extend a special thank you to Dr. William Rolston III and his staff for the exceptional care, support, and beyond that was given to Judy, Al, and the entire family throughout this time.
In lieu of flowers, the family kindly requests that memorial donations be made to The National Brain Tumor Society in support of the “Defeat GBM Research Collaborative” cause. Memories and Condolences may be expressed at www.AudubonFuneralHome.com
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