Selina Cerise McGovern, age 94 passed away peacefully on Saturday, July 14, 2018. Beloved wife of the late Harold J. McGovern, Jr. Loving mother of Harold J. McGovern, III (the late Judith), and Steven J. McGovern (Jude) and her daughter at heart Cynthia Lee Sheng. Grandmother of Steven M. McGovern (Mallory) and Mary Alys McGovern. Great grandmother of Charlotte and Marnie McGovern. Preceded in death by her brothers George, Louis, Edward, John and Joseph Cerise; and her parents George Cerise and Selina Fritch Cerise. Survived by one sister –in-law Jewel Cerise. Our sincere thanks to Metairie health Care and Harmany Hospice for their loving care. A native and lifelong resident of this city.
Relatives and friends of the family are invited to attend the Funeral Mass at Greenwood Funeral Home, 5200 Canal Blvd., New Orleans on Wednesday, July 18, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. Visitation from 9:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m. Interment to follow in Greenwood Cemetery. In Lieu of flowers donations to the Alzheimer’s Association. The family invites you to share your thoughts, fond memories, and condolences online, at www.greenwoodfh.com