Corinne Gallo Usner

Corinne Gallo Usner passed away on October 10, 2017 at the age of 86. Beloved wife of the late John V. Usner, Jr. Loving Mother of Val Usner (Lisa), Colette Usner, Rose Albers (Clay) and Sandra Usner. Sister of Salvador Gallo, John Gallo (Silvia) and Rosalie Border. Grandmother of Ashley Fourcade (Brittany), Spencer Albers, Kyle (Janae) and Evan Usner. Survived by several nieces, nephews and cousins.  She was a retiree of Tenneco Oil and Mobil Oil in Chalmette. She was a member of Our Lady of Prompt Succor Church. While living in Chalmette, Corinne enjoyed being a member of the Council on Aging and the AARP making many wonderful friends. After moving to Mandeville in 2015, she joined the AARP and Council on Aging where she met more wonderful friends. She was well loved and will be deeply missed by her family and by all those whose lives she 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 Saturday, October 14. 2017 from 10:00 a.m. to noon, followed by a funeral Mass in Corinne’s memory beginning at noon. She will be laid to rest with her beloved husband in St. Bernard Memorial Gardens.

In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation in her memory to the St. Tammany Humane Society ( To view and sign the family guestbook, please visit