Floris LeBlanc Markey passed away on Wednesday, May 6, 2020, at the age of 87. Beloved wife of the late Joseph A. Markey, Sr. Mother of Denise M. Berges (Jeb), Jacquelyn A. Markey and the late Joseph A. Markey, Jr. Grandmother of Joseph Markey III, Michael Markey (Katie), Kristin M. Alongi (Chris), Jared Berges (Lauren) and Jordan Berges (Alexis). Mother-in-law of Denise Markey Grab (Joe). Floris is also survived by 8 great grandchildren, nieces, nephews, many loving family members and friends. She was preceded in death by her parents, Howard LeBlanc and Bonita Boudreaux LeBlanc; and her two sisters, Marvel LeBreton and Gilda Monaco.
Mrs. Markey was born and raised in the Irish Channel of New Orleans and was a resident of St. Louis King of France Parish of Metairie for 55 years. She was a member of Le Papillon Social Club.
Due to the current COVID crisis a private graveside service will be held in Greenwood Cemetery. A Celebration of Life will be held at a later date. The family suggests Funeral Masses or memorial contributions be sent to Second Harvest Food Bank, 700 Edwards Avenue, New Orleans, LA 70123.