Daniel Ray Jones passed away on Monday, April 30, 2018, in Springfield, Louisiana, at the age of 42.  He was born on Thursday, October 16, 1975 in Hammond, Louisiana to Amalie Stoetzner Jones and Daniel Jones.  He was a resident of Holden, Louisiana.

Daniel  is survived by his parents, Daniel and Amalie Stoetzner Jones; son, Ray Jones and friend Kellie Fonrouge; sisters, Wanda LeBlanc and her husband Steven, and Jessica Blount and her husband Josh; grandmother, Myrtle Stoetzner; nieces and nephews, Micah Blount, Elijah Blount, Alliyah LeBlanc, Emma LeBlanc,  James LeBlanc, and Olivea LeBlanc.

He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Ray Oscar Jones, Doris Jones, and Walter L. Stoetzner.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend the visitation at Harry McKneely & Son Funeral Home, Hammond, 2000 N. Morrison Blvd, Hammond, Louisiana 70401, on Friday, May 4, 2018 from 4:00 pm until the Celebration of Life Service at 8:00 pm.  

A celebration of Daniel's Life will be held next Saturday, May 12, 2018 at 10:00 am at Leisure Landing Launch.

To view and sign the family guest book, please visit www.harrymckneely.com.

Tim Anthony Portera, 59 years old of Ponchatoula, Louisiana, passed away on Friday, September 7, 2018, at his residence. Tim was born on November 26, 1958, in New Orleans. Surviving are his wife of 37 years, Tammy Prudhomme Portera; daughter, Amber Portera; son, Wyatt Portera; sisters, Janet Hebert and husband Michael, Cynthia Portera, and Toni Offner and husband Charles; mother-in-law, Marian C. Prudhomme; sister in law, Paula Haydel and husband Lester Jr.; and brother-in-law, Perry Prudhomme. He is preceded in death by his parents, Anthony and Mildred Babin Portera; and father-in-law, Warren Prudhomme. Friends will be received Monday, September 10, 2018 from 10:00 am until 1:00 pm at Harry McKneely & Son Funeral Home - Ponchatoula . Services will be held at Harry McKneely and Son Funeral Home in Ponchatoula on Monday, at 1:00 pm, with Father Cayet Mangriacina officiating. Interment will follow in the Rosaryville Mausoleum Ponchatoula, Louisiana. An on-line guest book is available at www.harrymckneely.com.