Myrtle Anne  Penn

Obituary of Myrtle Anne Penn

Myrtle Anne Penn of Slidell, Louisiana passed away on October 4, 2020 surrounded by the love of her family at the age of 80.  She is a native of Avery Island, Louisiana, born on August 25, 1940 to the late Lawrence and Enola Belle Dugas Penn.  Myrtle is the beloved mother of Therese Marie Mendez, Manuel Mendez II (Helen E. Mendez), and Lawrence Mendez (Pamela B. Mendez); adored grandmother of Molly Marie Mendez, Casey Lynn Mendez, and Rodrigo Matos (Priscilla Matos) from Porto, Portugal; loving sister of Frances Casey and the late Joyce Spiers; Godmother of Dana Tougas (John), Michael Tougas, Howard Luna (Charlotte), Rachel Luna, Christopher Luna, Stephen Luna, Virginia Lyons (Glenn), Ronald Spiers (Michelle), Hannah Spiers, and Michael Mackenroth (Lihulu); and aunt of David Miller (Wan), Dom Miller, and Margaret Ann Casey. Myrtle is also survived by a host of other nieces, nephews, cousins, and family friends. She attended Nicholls High School and had a long career in the hospitality industry before retiring.  Myrtle enjoyed traveling, reading, cooking, and country music but she loved nothing more than spending time with her family and friends.  They will forever cherish her memory.  Condolences may be expressed at

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