Annebert B. Ory, age 96 of Hammond, Louisiana, passed away on Thursday, June 6, 2019, at Summerfield Senior Living Center in Hammond. She was born on Friday, August 25, 1922, in Mingolsheim, Germany to Friedrich Robert and Karolina Leitzig Bender. Annebert loved to volunteer and following her retirement as a Professor at Southeastern Louisiana University, volunteered for several years at the Fuller Shop Thrift store in Hammond and teaching French at the Hammond Recreation Center. She also loved traveling, swimming and gardening, but she especially loved spending time with her family.
Annebert is survived by her son, Fritz Ory and his wife Lindaree, her daughter, Caroline Thompson, her grandchildren, Amy Harrell, Laura Giancola, Lillie Brooks and her husband Josh, Amanda Brendt Bonura and her husband Courtney, Brandon Ory and his wife Katy, Jacqueline Ory, Natalie Ory, Emily Ory and Gabrielle Ory, her great grandchildren, James, Jackson and Davis Brooks, Alex Ory, Michael Ory, Everett, Mette and Sully Bonura, also many nieces, nephews and close friends.
Annebert was preceded in death by her parents, Friedrich Robert and Karolina Leitzig Bender, her husband, John H. Ory, Sr., her daughter, Marlise Harrell, her son, John H. Ory, Jr., her great grandson, Freddy Ory and her sisters, Marlise Keilman and Hannefriede Dauer.
A Visitation for Annebert will be held on Saturday, June 8, 2019 from 10:00 am until 12:00 pm at Harry McKneely & Son Funeral Home in Hammond. A Funeral Service Celebrating Annebert's Life will immediately follow visitation at 12:00 pm in the funeral home chapel. Interment will follow at St. Vincent de Paul Cemetery #1, 1950 Soniat St. in New Orleans.
Annebert's guest book can be viewed at www.harrymckneely.com.