Gabriel John Roques, Jr.

Gabriel John Roques Jr. passed away on Thursday, September 14, 2017 at the age of 52.  He was the beloved father of Gabriel J. Roques III and Nicholas R. Roques.  Loving son of Eunice Giglio Roques and the late Gabriel Roques Sr.  Brother of Carol Roques and Linda R. McElroy. Proud grandfather of Gabriel J. Roques IV. He is also survived and fondly remembered by many nieces, nephews, cousins and dear friends.

Gabriel was a lifelong resident of St. Bernard Parish where he enjoyed spending time with family and friends, bowling, fishing and playing darts in the St. Bernard Dart League. He was well loved by us all and will be deeply missed by his family and by all those whose lives he touched.

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 Thursday, September 21, 2017 from 10:00 a.m. to noon, followed by a funeral Mass in Gabriel’s memory beginning at noon. He will be laid to rest in a private ceremony. To view and sign the family guestbook, please visit