Ruth Fay Celentano Baudot, age 84, passed away peacefully surrounded by her family on May 14, 2019. Beloved wife of the late Marcel Jules Baudot, Jr. Loving mother of Linda Baudot Amedee (Larry), Judy Baudot Habeney (Bill), Brian Richard Baudot (Pamela), Bonnie Baudot Holy (Alfred) and Robert Marcel Baudot (Rhonda). Grandmother of Larry Amedee, Christopher Amedee, Jennifer Amedee, Megan Amedee Spencer, Billy Habeney, Leslie Habeney Lanoix, Celeste Habeney Roth, Lauren Baudot, Alexandra Holy, Stephanie Holy, Ross Baudot, Rachael Baudot, Rylan Baudot and Rowen Baudot. Daughter of the late Richard Celentano and Ruth Fahey Celentano. Sister of Robert Celentano, J. Donald Celentano and the late Lloyd Celentano and Richard Celentano, Jr. She is also survived by fifteen great grandchildren and a host of nieces and nephews.
Fay retired from Mercy Hospital as a Registered Nurse. She was a devout catholic who served as a liturgical organist for over 50 years. She loved spending time with her family, reading, learning, traveling and was an avid bowler. She touched the lives of countless.
Sincere thanks to the staff of Ochsner for their compassionate care.
Relatives and friends of the family are invited to attend a visitation on Monday, May 20, 2019, from 5:00 pm until 8:00 pm, and again on Tuesday, May 21, 2019, from 9:00 am until the Funeral Mass beginning at 11:00 am, at Greenwood Funeral Home, 5200 Canal Blvd., New Orleans, LA 70124. A funeral procession will take place immediately following the Mass. Interment will be in Greenwood Cemetery.