Camille (Carmela) Tramontana Voss was born in New Orleans on March 14, 1914 and passed away peacefully in Metairie on June 12, 2017 at the age of 103. Beloved wife of the late Frank C. Voss, Jr. for 50 years.
She was the oldest of 6 children and her parents, Giuseppi Tramontana and Rosalie Martorana (now deceased) were immigrants from Palermo, Sicily. She attended St. Matthias and Wilson Schools. She married her husband Frank (now deceased) at Ponchartrain Beach upon winning a contest in July 1933. She worked at D.H. Holmes for 25 years and upon retiring, she and Frank moved to Lacombe where she resided for 42 years before moving to Metairie. Camille, upon moving to Lacombe, belonged to the Garden Club, Senior Citizens Club, Homemakers Club and volunteered for various organizations in Lacombe. She organized a monthly bus trip to the casinos for 18 years. She enjoyed spending time with her family, playing bingo, going to the casino, doing ceramics, making jewelry and cooking.
She is survived by her daughter Camille Rose Frey and her grandchildren, Connie Boe (Buddy), Conrad Frey IV (Ericka) and Christine Bonura (Chris), Kenneth Voss, her great grandchildren, Jessica Vicknair (John), Amanda Boe, Brandon, Rachel and Nicholas Bonura, and her brother Salvador Tramontana. She was preceded in death by her son Frank C. Voss, III, her sister Mary Gilreath and her brothers Cornell, Rosario and Ralph Tramontana.
Camille was a light in everyone’s life and never met a stranger.
In lieu of flowers donations to the hospice provider of your choice, preferred.
Relatives and friends of the family are invited to attend the Funeral Mass at Greenwood Funeral Home Chapel, 5200 Canal Blvd, New Orleans, LA. on Wednesday, June 21, 2017 at 11:00 AM. Interment will follow in Greenwood Cemetery. Visitation will begin at 9:00 AM. To sign the on line guest register, please visit www.Greenwoodfuneralhome.net