Mary Alice Taormina Ridgley passed away Saturday, September 19, 2020, at the age of 87. A native of New Orleans, LA, born on May 4, 1933 to the late Joseph and Gloudine Taormina. Loving mother of John E. Ridgley III (Kathleen), Joseph M. Ridgley (Greta), Jama Ridgley and Janea Ridgley Boyd (Anthony). She is preceded in death by her husband, John E. Ridgley, Jr.; her grandson, Colin J. Ridgley; and her brother, Frank J. Taormina. She is also survived by 10 Grandchildren and 9 Great Grandchildren. Mrs. Ridgley, also known as Nona, was married to her beloved husband for 56 years. They loved each other dearly. She enjoyed spending time with her family and friends.
A Funeral Mass of Christian Burial will be held at St. Louis King of France Church, 1609 Carrollton Avenue, Metairie, LA on Saturday, September 26, 2020. Visitation will begin at 9:30 AM, with Mass starting at 11:30 AM. Interment will follow in Greenwood Cemetery. Due to COVID 19 regulations, please follow the current restrictions and everyone attending is required to wear a mask and adhere to social distancing.