George Ralph Werner II, born on December 20, 1982, passed away Tuesday, January 28, 2020 at the age of 37. He is survived by his beloved daughter, Ella Margaret Werner, and her mother, Megan A. Phillips. The treasured son of George R. Werner and Kelly J. Deroche. The dear brother of Brittney L. Werner, Brian D. Werner, Brett D. Werner, and Tommy D. Yuncevich. The adored nephew of Carl A. Deroche, Jr., Robyn ‘Nanny’ Deroche, and Jerlyn W. Courtney. He is preceded in death by his grandparents, August F. Werner, Odilie 'Lili' Rodriguez, Carl A. Deroche, and Margaret 'Patty' Deroche.
George grew up in West End on Lake Pontchartrain. He was very proud of his family legacy in the area and spent much of his time fishing there and dreaming of his future. More than anything else, George enjoyed adventures with his daughter, Ella. He was sensitive and curious. He had an easy smile, fast wit, endless charm, and he left a lasting impression on all who met him. He will be forever missed.
He will be laid to rest on Tuesday, February 4, 2020 at Greenwood Cemetery surrounded by those who love him. Visitation for friends and family 10am-1pm, Greenwood Funeral Home, 5200 Canal Blvd, New Orleans, LA 70124.
"Lord, I am not worthy to receive you but only say the word and I shall be healed."
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