Gertie C. Leidinger

Gertie C. Leidinger passed away peacefully in her sleep on Monday, February 27, 2017 at the age of 83.  Beloved wife of the late Henry Leidinger. Loving mother of Angel Hernandez (Robin), Toni Tritt (Mark), Kim Jones (Terry), Jeri Hernandez, Henry Leidinger and Louis “Doody” Leidinger. Sister of Loretta Dardar. Proud grandmother of 10 grandchildren and 16 great grandchildren. Also survived by many nieces, nephews and friends.

Gertie was born on December 3, 1933 in New Orleans, LA and was a lifelong resident of St. Bernard Parish. She was a loving and devoted mother and enjoyed spending time with her family. Gertie will be forever remembered and deeply missed by her family and friends.

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 Saturday, March 4, 2017 from 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. A funeral service will begin at 1:00 p.m.  She will be laid to rest in St. Bernard Catholic Cemetery, St. Bernard, LA. To view and sign the Family Guestbook, please visit