John Anthony Legier, passed away on Monday, March 23, 2020 in New Orleans, LA at the age of 80.
John was a graduate of Xavier Preparatory High School in New Orleans, served in the United States Marine Corps and later started a career with New Orleans Regional Transit Authority (RTA). John was also a dedicated and lifelong member of St. Mary of the Angels Catholic Church. He leaves to cherish his memory, his loving wife of 54 years, Mrs. Helen Maria Legier; four children, Errolyn, Stanley, Andrea, and Kevin; five grandchildren, Eric, Kevanya, Kevinika, Johnisha, and Kevin Jr.; five great-grandchildren; three brothers, Louis III, Stanley, and Ernest Sr.; three sisters-in-law, Cathy, Kathy, and Edna; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends. John is preceded in death by his parents, Louis Joseph Legier, and Louise Marie Butler-Legier; three children, Annette, Milton, and Valerie; three brothers, Gerald, Robert Sr., and Vernon; and one sister-in-law, Elaine.
John Anthony Legier will be laid to rest on Saturday, March 28, 2020 at Holt Cemetery in New Orleans, LA.
Professional Services entrusted to Heritage Funeral Services located at 4101 St. Claude Ave., New Orleans, LA 70117.