Sterling “Whitey” Wadenpfuhl, a native of New Orleans, passed away peacefully at his home at age of 75. He is survived by his wife of 52 years Rose Wadenpfuhl ; sons Woodroy “ Roy” Wadenpfuhl, II and Ryan Wadenpfuhl and late son Bryan Wadenpfuhl ; grandchildren Courtney Rose Wadenpfuhl , Kristen Wadenpfuhl, Alicia Wadenpfuhl, Bryce Wadenpfuhl and Averi Wadenpfuhl . He is preceded in death by his father Woodroy M. Wadenpfuhl, Sr. and mother Nydia Wadenpfuhl ; siblings Jerlene Reis, Jewel Garsaud, Woodroy “Sonny” Wadenpfuhl Jr. , Nydia “Peachy” Wadenpfuhl and Eugene Wadenpfuhl . The family would like to thank his nurse Amanda with Notre Dame Hospice and his caretakers Flonnie Chirinos and Mary Catalanotto. A visitation will be held at 10:00 AM on Thursday, September 12, 2019 at St. Clement of Rome Catholic Church, 4317 Richland Avenue, Metairie, LA 70002. A Mass will follow at 12 PM. Interment will be in St. Louis #1 Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation in his honor to any dementia or Alzheimer’s organizations of your choice. JACOB SCHOEN & SON in charge of the arrangements.