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Wayne "Shaggy" Milton Melerine, Sr. Obituary


Memories & Candles

“Missing you Bubba!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! ”
1 of 27 | Posted by: Paula - Violet, LA

“Always smiling and always helpful. A joy to work along side. Also, one hell of an arm wrestler. ”
2 of 27 | Posted by: Chester Vidacovich - St. Bernard, LA

“We are so sorry for your loss. You are in our thoughts and prayers. Love, Ken, Lisa, Kaleigh, Kelsie & Kristen Mayne Robert Timmons and Diane...Read More »
3 of 27 | Posted by: Lisa Mayne - Nesbit, MS - Family

“Dear Ms. Violet, I am so sorry to hear of Wayne's passing. My condolences to you and your family. Robert Evans the son of Ethlyn (Lene) Melerine...Read More »
4 of 27 | Posted by: Robert A. Evans, Jr. - Slidell, LA

“It's been many years since I've seen Wayne but I remember his smile and friendliness! My sympathy to his family. I'm sure he will be missed by so...Read More »
5 of 27 | Posted by: Wanda Villanueva Kay - Slidell, LA

“MS. VIOLET, WE ARE SORRY FOR THE PASSING OF YOUR SON. WE ARE THE CHILDREN (SUSIE & RORY) OF SEBASTIAN (BAT) MELERINE. ALSO, MY AUNT DORIS MELERINE...Read More »
6 of 27 | Posted by: SUSAN PAULINE MELERINE PERNICIARO - LA

“Cheryl & Brandy, we are so sorry to hear of Wayne's passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time. May he rest in peace...Read More »
7 of 27 | Posted by: Jan Finch Maltese - Gonzales, LA

“MAY YOU R.I.P MR.WAYNE <3 ”
8 of 27 | Posted by: Tammy Garrity Thrash - Chalmette, LA

“Im am so sorry to hear what happen, OMG! Brandy & Wayne Jr, please be strong I love ya'll Im so heartbroken but I'll make my way to see ya'll.. I...Read More »
9 of 27 | Posted by: Tammy Garrity Thrah - Chalmette, LA

“I send my prayers to all of Wayne's family. ”
10 of 27 | Posted by: Albertine M. Kimble - Carlisle, LA

“i know we are all feeling a little bit sad that we've lost our husband, father, brother, son, grandpa, cousin and friend and i know we've cried an...Read More »
11 of 27 | Posted by: Bren Anais Guerra - Violet, LA

“Burton and Paula, Please know that all of the Melerine Family are in our thoughts and prayers. May God's comforting strength be with your family...Read More »
12 of 27 | Posted by: Julia Price - Minneapolis, MN

“Shawn I'm so sorry for the loss of your dad. He was a wonderful man. My thoughts and prayers are with you & your family Love Ya Danny & Melissa...Read More »
13 of 27 | Posted by: Danny & Melissa Ruiz - Violet, LA

“My thoughts and prayers are with you all. Love y'all ”
14 of 27 | Posted by: Dianna Willis - Chalmette, LA

“We sure had a lot of good times at The Lift. Look forward to seeing you again one day. The sufferings of this life are not to be compared with the...Read More »
15 of 27 | Posted by: Justo Chalaire - Metairie, LA

“Our deepest condolicne's. Wayne was a wonderful person, we were so blessed to have known him. We will be thinking of you all. You'll are in our...Read More »
16 of 27 | Posted by: Dennis & Tammy Diaz - Violet, LA

“God bless yall in this time of healing. Wayne was a character and we won't forget the stories of Cheryl and Roxann sharing with us at work of him....Read More »
17 of 27 | Posted by: Pete, Melissa, Peyton and Makenzie Morel - LA

“Dear Melerine Family, We know this is a great loss to you all. And we share your sorrow and grief. May the Lord overwhelm you with His peace and...Read More »
18 of 27 | Posted by: Cathy Nunez - Saint Bernard, LA

“Your family is our prayers. Wayne was a wonderful man, we always enjoyed being around him. He will be greatly missed. ”
19 of 27 | Posted by: Bobby & Cheryl Bush - Meraux, LA

“Gordon and Family, We were so very sorry to hear of the passing of Wayne. Remember to lean on the Good Lord and He will get you through the days to...Read More »
20 of 27 | Posted by: Tammy & Sammy Ott - Osyka, MS

“GORDON,CHERYL, AND FAMILY I AM SO SORRY TO HEAR THAT WAYNE PASSED,WOW SO YOUNG! MAY GOD BLESS YOU AND COMFORT YOU ALL DURING THIS DIFFICULT TIME....Read More »
21 of 27 | Posted by: MIKE & DEBBIE ARD - GLOSTER, MS

“Bran- I just want to say I am truly sorry for your loss.Your father was a great person, fun to be around and had a huge heart. He will be missed by...Read More »
22 of 27 | Posted by: Brandie Spadoni - Slidell, LA

“SUCH A GOOD PERSON, HE WILL BE MISSED BY ALL, GOD BLESS ”
23 of 27 | Posted by: RENE ANL LILLIAN NUNEZ - LA

“SUCH A GDDD PERSON, HE WILL BE MISSED BY ALL, GOD BLESS ”
24 of 27 | Posted by: RENE ANL LILLIAN NUNEZ - LA

“I know you are another angel in Heaven. Maybe you will see Bobby there. My heart aches for your family, less we never forget. ”
25 of 27 | Posted by: Linda Naquin - Slidell, LA

“I know that you will be missed by your family and I want you to know that I will miss you as well. I know that your pain is going and that you are...Read More »
26 of 27 | Posted by: Michael B. Alphonso - Covington, LA

“I understand the feelings of loss you are going through Brandy. He will always be with you forever in your heart. Focus on the good times. I am...Read More »
27 of 27 | Posted by: Melanie Wheeler - Walker, LA


Wayne "Shaggy" Milton Melerine, Sr. entered into Eternal Rest on Monday, November 26, 2012, at the age of 61. He was the Cherished son of Violet Robin Melerine and the late Milton Maurice Melerine. Beloved Brother of Randy (Karen), Gordon (Cheryl), Burton (Paula) Melerine, and many nieces and nephews. He was the Devoted husband of Cheryl Rodriguez Tufaro for 21 wonderful years. Loving Father of Shawn Roques (Gabe), Brandy Melerine, (Denny), Wayne Jr (Kerri), Rock Tufaro (Sherry), and Paula Vosbein (Mark). Loving Paw-Paw of Kevin Jr, Paris, Britan, Bren, Aubrey, Alex, Austin, Mason, Aaron, Kasey, Lannah, Shane, Brock, Cayla, Chaz, Jessica, Destiny, and Seth. Shaggy will be greatly missed by many family and friends. He was a lifelong Commercial
Fisherman of St. Bernard Parish, who will always be remembered for his happy go lucky personality and charismatic smile.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend a visitation to be held at ST. BERNARD MEMORIAL FUNERAL HOME, 701 W. Virtue St., Chalmette, LA on Friday, November 30, 2012 from 6:00 PM – 10:00 PM and on Saturday, December 1, 2012 from 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM. A Mass of Christian Burial will begin at1:00 PM. Interment will follow in St. Bernard Catholic Cemetery, St. Bernard, LA.