Rubye Amy Poirrier Ory was called home peacefully on August 27, 2022. She was born in Edgard, LA on February 1, 1931. She earned her degree from Loyola University and served as a Toxicologist for the Orleans Parish Coroner’s Office for over 35 years. She is preceded in death by her parents, Septime Joseph Poirrier, Sr. and Mary Lucy Navarra, her husband, Harry Paul Ory, Sr., her daughter, Theresa Ann Ory Fritsch, and two sisters, Estelle Papania and Alice Ann Broussard. Survivors include her children, Aline Marie Ory Delgado (David), Harry Paul Ory, Jr. (Michelle), Claire Louise Ory, Amy Elizabeth Ory Tassin (Barry), Louis Martin Ory (Cynthia), and Joan Alice Ory Kieff; her 16 grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren; her siblings, Rose Mary Poirrier, Marion White, Septime Poirrier, Jr. (Doris), Michael Poirrier, John Edwin Poirrier (Kathy), and Francis “Frankie” Poirrier.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend the visitation at Greenwood Funeral Home, 5200 Canal Blvd, New Orleans, on Thursday, September 1, 2022, starting at 10:00 AM, followed by a Funeral Mass in the Chapel at 1:00 PM. She will be buried in Greenwood Cemetery where she will forever be with her beloved Harry. The family invites you to share your thoughts, fond memories, and condolences online, at www.greenwoodfh.com
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