Herman Leroy “Shu-Shu” Riley

Herman Leroy “Shu-Shu” Riley departed this life peacefully on Monday, July 16, 2018, at West Jeff erson Hospital in Marrero, LA, surrounded by his loving family, at the age of 74. He was a native and lifelong resident of Port Sulphur, LA., until relocating to Marrero, LA, in the wake of Hurricane Katrina. He was also a retired Patrol Sergeant with the Plaquemines Parish Sheriff ’s Department with over 35 years of dedicated service. Son of the late Sidney and Gustavia Riley. Devoted husband of 51 years to Narnice Harvey Riley. Beloved father of Avery (Dwanna) Riley Sr., Aretha (Michael) Etienne and Celeste (Larry) Lafrance Jr. Stepson of Ella Riley. Brother of Bevelyn Williams, Reshell (Karey) Lambert and Renell Riley and the late Clark Sr., Jackie Sr. and Rodney Riley Sr. and Connie Ragas. Grandfather of Michael, Avery Jr., Maria, Royce, Autumn, Rayoni and Ashton. Great-grandfather of Gregory, Pe’Tyn and Reign. Godfather of Dallas DeVore, Carla Prout, Priscilla Gibson, Melissa Prout and Tara Pichon. Herman is also survived by a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, sisters and brothersin- law, other family and devoted friends. Relatives and friends of the family attended the visitation and mass of christian burial on Saturday, July 21, 2018, at St. Patrick Catholic Church located at 28683 Hwy. 23, Port Sulphur. Father Gerald Stapleton was the celebrant. Entombment followed in St. Patrick Cemetery and Mausoleum, also in Port Sulphur. The Riley Family also received guest for a visitation on Friday, July 20, 2018, at Robinson Family Funeral Home located at 9611 Hwy. 23, Belle Chasse, LA. For online condolences please visit www.robinsonfamilyfuneralhome.com.

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