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Don Edwin Lynch

August 12, 1944 ~ February 10, 2018 (age 73)
Don Edwin Lynch went to be the Our Lord on February 10, 2018 at the age of 73 years. He was born in New Orleans to the late Eddy Murphy Lynch and Nellie Cloud Lynch and is survived by his loving wife of 52 years, Diane Wagner Lynch. His daughter, Jon Elizabeth Lynch , is predeceased. He is also survived by his special sister-in-law Sherryl Wagner Hebert, sister Bonnie Ganucheau (Armand) Guy Greaves (Rani) and his late sister Joy Corum (Bob), Michael Lynch (Patty) and sister-in-law Corine Stinchcombe (Leon), many nieces and nephews. Don graduated from Redemptorist High School and attended UNO College for several years. He received the Order of St. John Medallion and worked many years helping Pinnacles, We Care for Special Children and Special Rollers. Don loved to travel and had many stories to tell.
Special thanks to Dr’s. Russ, Calabresi, Swanton and Mannina and also the staffs of the Slidell Cancer Center, Radiation Center, the Infusion Center and to Passages Hospice and their caring staff. Many thanks to our special neighbors and his high school friends who are too numerous to list. In lieu of flowers, please send donations for Don to St. Michael Special School, in memory of Jon Elizabeth Lynch, 1522 Chippewa St., New Orleans, LA 70130 or Masses.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend the visitation at Greenwood Funeral Home, 5200 Canal Blvd., New Orleans, LA 70124 on Tuesday, February 20, 2018 at 9:00 AM followed by a Memorial Mass in the Chapel at 11:00 AM. The burial service will follow at All Saints Mausoleum in Metairie Cemetery. The family invites you to share your thoughts, fond memories and condolences on line at

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Metairie Cemetery - All Saints Mausoleum
5100 Pontchartrain Blvd.
New Orleans, LA 70124

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