Henry Marquez Sr.

Published 9:16 am Monday, December 15, 2014

Henry Anthony Marquez Sr., a resident of Bogalusa, age 64 and born on Sept. 27, 1950, in New Orleans, passed away on Wednesday, Dec. 10, 2014, at St. Tammany Parish Hospital in Covington.

He was a Vietnam Veteran and served in the United States Army.

He is survived by his wife, Mary Anne Kuhn Marquez of Bogalusa; two daughters, Hope Naber and Laura Spence both of McKinney, Texas; four sons, Ricky Marquez of Bluefield, W.Va., Scott Marquez of St. Bernard, La., Henry Marquez Jr. of Sun and Fred Beckemeyer of Denham Springs; one sister, Shirly Lutz; three brothers, Lloyd Marquez, John Marquez and Clifton Oestriecher; 11 grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; and a host of nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Henry Oestriecher and Mary Stein Oestriecher; two sisters, Delores DeMarco and Henrietta Stephany; and one brother, Arthur Marquez.

A memorial service will be held on Tuesday, Dec. 16, 2014, at Poole-Ritchie Funeral Home from 9 a.m. until 11 a.m., with Masonic Services at 10 a.m. Interment will follow at the Magic City American Legion Post No. 24 Veterans Cemetery in Ponemah Cemetery, with Military Graveside Services by the Magic City American Legion Post No. 24.

To view and sign the register book online, visit pooleritchiefuneralhome.com.