Loupe, Ruby Ann Melancon / Mrs. L. W. Loupe
A native of Sorrento and a longtime resident of Baton Rouge, She left this world at 4:10 pm Friday March 22, 2019 at the age of 84. She spent many years living from the east coast to the west coast following her husband who was a career member of the United States Navy, after his death she moved to Baton Rouge. She retired after working 22 years as a book keeper at Fred Parnell’s Sports Shop. She was a member of the St. Isadore Catholic church for many years.
Ruby is survived by her sons Bryan Paul Loupe, Ronald Gerard Loupe and his wife Erin and daughter Tonya Ann Loupe and her wife Ann Crumholt. Grandchildren are Ryan Gerard Loupe, Stephen Paul Loupe and Jason Paul Loupe. Great-grandchildren are Kaeden Loupe, Harlee Loupe and Lawson Paul Loupe.
Ruby is preceded in death by her husband L. W. Loupe (US Navy) and her son Steven Joseph Loupe, her parents Amanda and Julian Melancon and her brother Julian C. Melancon Jr.
Pallbearers will be Stephen Loupe, Jason Loupe, Dale Lee, Zachary Heritage, John Loupe, and Cassidy Russo.
Relatives and friends are invited to join the family for the visitation at Baker Funeral Home, 6401 Groom Road, Baker, LA, Monday, March 25, 2019, from 5:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. Visiting will continue at St. Isidore Catholic Church, 5657 Thomas Road, Baton Rouge, LA, Tuesday, March 26, 2019, from 9:00 a.m. until the Mass of Christian Burial at 11:00 a.m, officiated by Father Frank Bass. Internment at Holy Rosary Catholic Church Cemetery in St. Amant, Louisiana next to her husband L.W. and son Steven and her parents.
Special Thank You to those who provided extra care for Ruby, Karen Brown, Kelly Williams (aide), Jarnelle Dixon (Nurse) and Cardinal Hospice.
To Lynne Gomez, Thank You for all those home cooked meals they were truly appreciated.
Family and friends may sign our online guestbook or leave a personal note to the family at www.bakerfuneralhomeonline.com.
Bryan and family - our prayers and condolences to you, Stephen, Jason and your families. We pray that she has now found peace and are thankful that her suffering has now ended.
Alan & Thanette HunsbergerWatson, LA
Tonya, my prayers are with you and your family. Ms. Ruby was a blessing, she gave me a plant years ago and I cherish it because she wanted me to have it. May you be comfort in knowing how beautiful your mother was.
Donna & Family
Donna RogersBaton Rouge, LA
May the God of all comfort strengthen your family during the time of deep sorrow. Please be comforted by the knowledge that your loved one is in God's memory and the he promises to resurrect them. (John 5:28, 29) For they are precious in his eyes. My sincerest condolences go out to you and your family. (Psalm 116:15)
Tonya, your mother was a very special lady. I’m happy our paths crossed. I Love You and my thoughts and prayers are with you, your family and everyone who was fortunate to know Ms. Ruby
Jill TaylorBaker, LA
Bonnie and I have your family in our thoughts and prayers during this time of loss. God bless you and hope he provides you comfort during your time of grief.
Joe and Bonnie DilmonMaryville, TN
Bryan, our condolences in the passing of your Mom. May the moments you shared grant you comfort and peace. Our thoughts and prayers go out to you, Ronald, Tonya, and the Loupe Family as you grieve. God Bless and comfort you all, now and in the days ahead.
Vince and Rhenda
Vincent GiacconeZachary, LA