Denise Tanya Richhart Manger

Denise Tanya Richhart Manger passed away on Thursday, March 16, 2017 at the age of 55.  She was the cherished wife of 32 years to Daniel Manger.  Loving mother of Michael A. Lena Jr. (Dionne), Angilina Lena and Joseph Sambola (Brandi).  Daughter of the late Stanley Richhart and Elaine Schexnayder.  Sister of the late Judy Sambola.  Proud grandmother of Kaitlyn, Addisyn, Madelyn, Brianna, Olivia, William, Victoria and Cecelia. She is also survived and fondly remembered by many relatives, cousins and dear friends.

Denise was born in New Orleans, LA and was a longtime resident of St. Bernard Parish. She was well loved and will be forever remembered as a loving and loyal wife, mother, grandmother, sister and a friend of many, who lovingly spoiled her grandkids and treasured 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 Friday, March 24th from 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM, followed by a celebration of her life beginning at 1:00 PM. She will be laid to rest in St. Bernard Memorial Gardens. To view and sign the Family Guestbook, please visit