Madelyn Baldo

Madelyn Baldo, the wife of the late Harry Baldo, Sr., passed away on Wednesday, December 5, 2018. She was 89 years old. She was the loving mother of Madelyn Crawford (the late Melvin Springer, Jr.), Donna Gueno (Norman), Gwendolyn Burkhardt (Alan), Louis Baldo (Theresa) and Harry Baldo (Angele). Grandmother of Dawn Long, Melvin Springer III, Kelly Gueno, Bridget Andrews, Kimberly Abadie, Julie Salvadore, Lisa Marquete, Stacy Baily, Melony Hill, Laurie Lassere, and Justin Baldo. She also leaves behind 17 great-grandchildren, and 3 great-great-grandchildren, that she loved dearly.

She was the sister of Elizabeth Jones and O’Mara Dewhirst, and was preceded in death by 11 other siblings.

Madelyn took great pride in and was honored to be, a Eucharistic Minister and Catechism teacher at Our Lady of Prompt Succor Catholic Church. She was employed by the St. Bernard Parish School Board as a custodian and worked for many years at Andrew Jackson High School and Arabi Park Middle.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend a visitation to be held at OUR LADY OF PROMPT SUCCOR CHURCH, 2320 Paris Road, in Chalmette, on Tuesday, December 11, 2018, from 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM. A mass will be held in her honor at 11:00 AM. To view and sign the Family Guestbook, please visit