Cover photo for Cleo Clara Dickson Banquer's Obituary
Cleo Clara Dickson Banquer Profile Photo
1930 Cleo Clara 2023

Cleo Clara Dickson Banquer

October 17, 1930 — October 8, 2023

Marrero

 

Cleo Clara Dickson Banquer passed away peacefully on October 8, 2023 at the age of 92. 

She is survived by her loving children, Catherine B. Vicknair (Tony), Larry J. Banquer (Stephanie), Michael F. Banquer (Sandra), Christy B. Boudreaux (Ronnie), along with ten grandchildren, thirteen great-grandchildren, and four great-great-grandchildren. 

Preceded in death by her beloved husband, Israel Paul “Tookie” Banquer; son, Richard Banquer (the late Dianne); grandsons, Todd Paul, and Larry Jr. and great-granddaughters, Lillian Grace and Cheyanne Tucker. 

Cleo was born in Zwolle, Louisiana and lived on the Westbank most of her life. She married her high school sweetheart “Tookie” on September 2, 1948. Following Hurricane Katrina, she worked with area musicians to replace instruments and historical artifacts including gold and platinum records belonging to Antoine “Fats” Domino. She dedicated her life to helping others and while her passing is sorrowful, her life and legacy will be celebrated.

Visitation will be held at Mothe Funeral Home, 2100 Westbank Expressway, Harvey, Louisiana on Friday, October 13, 2023 from 10am to 1:30pm. A Funeral Mass will follow in the funeral home chapel. Interment Westlawn Memorial Park, Gretna, LA

Family and friends are encouraged to share their condolences, stories and memories by visiting: www.mothefunerals.com.

“I shall pass through this world but once. Any good, therefore, that I can show to any human being, let me do it now. Let me not defer; nor neglect, for I shall not pass this way again.”

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Cleo Clara Dickson Banquer, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services

Visitation

Friday, October 13, 2023

10:00am - 1:30 pm (Central time)

Harvey - Mothe Funeral Homes, LLC

2100 Westbank Expy, Harvey, LA 70058

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Mass

Friday, October 13, 2023

Starts at 1:30 pm (Central time)

Harvey - Mothe Funeral Homes, LLC

2100 Westbank Expy, Harvey, LA 70058

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Burial

Friday, October 13, 2023

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Guestbook

Visits: 224

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree