Elselma Savoca

Obituary of Elselma A. “Queenie” Bonano Savoca

Elselma A. “Queenie” Bonano Savoca, of Slidell, Louisiana, passed away on March 31, 2022 at the age of 83.  She was a native of New Orleans, Louisiana, born on December 30, 1938 to her loving parents, Warren Bonano and Elselma Duzac Bonano.  Elselma is the beloved mother of Jerilynn A. Tibbetts and Jodi L. Savoca; proud grandmother of Jamie Tibbetts, Joey Tibbetts, and Brandon Tibbetts; caring sister of Marlene Saune; treasured aunt of Julie Rogers; adored sister-in-law of Debbie Carnesi and Becky Carnesi.  She will also be dearly missed by Ronnie and Peggie Laporte.  She was preceded in death by her parents and her husband of 30 years, Gerald J. Savoca.

Elselma attended Louisiana State University and was an avid LSU Tigers and New Orleans Saints fan.  She devoted her life to doing what she loved best, taking care of her family. Elselma was loved by many and will greatly be missed by all who knew and loved her. She will fondly be remembered as a woman who carried herself with dignity and respect.  She was also fun to be around loved her children more than life itself.  They will forever cherish her memory.  Fly high, Queenie!

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