Wayne Joseph Nolan, age 72, was a native of New Orleans and a resident of Metairie, Louisiana. He passed away on Wednesday, January 23, 2020. Beloved wife of 36 years to Susan Majors Nolan. He was the son of the late George Douglas Nolan and the late Esther Siegriest Nolan. Loving father of Andrew Nolan (Gwen) and Crystal Nolan Trapani (Nick). He is survived by his three beautiful grandchildren, Deborah Nolan, Ian Nolan, and Kendall Trapani. He was the brother of the late Douglas Nolan, and the late Jeffrey Nolan. Wayne is survived by his sister, Mary Jo Nolan Couvillon, and brothers, Keith Nolan (Karen) and Kevin Nolan (Dody). He is survived by a host of nieces and nephews as well as grand nieces and nephews and great nieces and nephews. Wayne was in the United States Army Hospital Reserve Unit, was a graduate of Holy Cross High School, attended Delgado and the University of New Orleans. He retired from Receivable Recovery Service. A Funeral Service will take place on Saturday, February 1, 2020 at 11:00 am in the chapel of Greenwood Funeral Home located at 5200 Canal Boulevard in New Orleans, Louisiana. Visitation will be held from 8:00 am to 11:00 am. Interment follows at Greenwood Cemetery.