Edward K. Daigle
Edward K. Daigle
  • April 1, 1937 - May 11, 2017
  • Metairie, Louisiana

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Edward K. Daigle, Jr. passed away at his residence on Thursday, May 11 2017, at the age of 80. Beloved son of the late Edward K. Daigle, Sr. and Doris Smith Daigle. He is also preceded in death by his brothers Richard S. Daigle and George A. Daigle. Edward is survived by his siblings Leonard R. Daigle (Cathy), Dottie Daigle, Reginald Daigle (Meg), Debbie Daigle Steinkamp (Ricky), Mary Jane Daigle Rotolo (Charles); sister-in-law Elaine B. Daigle as well as a host of nieces and nephews. He was a parishioner of St. Catherine of Siena. Edward was a 3rd degree member of the Knights of Columbus Council No. 12686. He was part owner of Lester Glass Company where he retired from after many years of service. Edward was a former member of Charlie’s Saints Marching Club. He enjoyed being with family and traveling with his companion the late Elsie Lester. Relatives and friends are invited to attend the Memorial Mass in the Chapel of Lake Lawn Metairie Funeral Home, 5100 Pontchartrain Blvd., New Orleans on Saturday, May 20, 2017 at 12:00 p.m. Visitation will begin at 10:00 a.m. Interment will be private. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations made in his memory to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. To view and sign the guest book, visit www.lakelawnmetairie.com.