Lionel “LJ” “Paw Paw” Joseph Songy, Jr. passed away on Friday, November 4, 2016. Age 62 years. Son of the late Lionel Joseph, Sr. and Louise Helwick Songy. Husband of Nancy Morgan Mackenroth Songy. Father of Annette Songy Castro (Carlos) and Jennifer Songy Perilloux (Cody). Brother of Wayne J. Songy, Sr. Stepfather of Joseph Mackenroth (Jessica) and Angie Mackenroth D’Ingianni (Steve). “Paw Paw” of Elle, Ava, Kailey, Chloe, Cooper, Nicole, Jayce and Joseph.
“LJ” was a 22 year employee of Fidelity Express, which he considered his second family. He was a huge fan of Walt Disney World and Mardi Gras. He loved his family and treasured his grandchildren. His laugh will continue to be heard.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend a Funeral Service at LAKE LAWN METAIRIE FUNERAL HOME, 5100 Pontchartrain Blvd. (in Metairie Cemetery) on Tuesday, November 8, 2016 at 3:00 PM. Visitation will begin at 1:00 PM. Interment will follow in Lake Lawn Park. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the charity of your choice in his name.