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“Barbara, I was so sorry to hear the news about your mother passing. I have been thinking of both you and Daniel. ”
1 of 16 | Posted by: Donna S Hodges - Albany, LA

“As the days and weeks pass, and as you return to life's routine, may you continue to feel comforted by the love and support of family and friends. ”
2 of 16 | Posted by: Gildra Mixon - Coworker

“It is hard to tell someone goodbye and in Congettas case, even more so. She was always a sweet and helpful person, a delight to work with and...Read More »
3 of 16 | Posted by: Veronica Fannaly - Coworker

“Vicky,I'm sorry to hear of your sweet Mother's passing. I have many fond memories of Congetta while staying with you and spending many nights at your...Read More »
4 of 16 | Posted by: Donna Tippit - Trinity, TX

“I am so very sorry for your lost. I loved your mother, she was always so kind to me. You are all part of my family. Sorry I haven't been in touch,...Read More »
5 of 16 | Posted by: Katherine Jaeger(Corrente, Davis) - LA

“Barbara,You, your sisters, and brother have been blessed with the love of such a wonderful mom. I pray for the Comforter to be with y'all during...Read More »
6 of 16 | Posted by: Mary Ann Bardwell - Ponchatoula, LA

“As long as I can remember...from the early 70's, she was always a "Saintly" woman who lived a Godly life. Never in my entire time of knowing her had...Read More »
7 of 16 | Posted by: Rosemary Bevere Mizell - Hammond, LA

“Vickie, I was so saddened to read of the passing of your Mother. Please know you are in my thoughts and prayers. Much love to and LaVern. ”
8 of 16 | Posted by: Brenda Johnson Dorsa - Euless, TX

“Sammy,I don't know if you remember me; you were my student worker at Southeastern many years ago. I am so sorry about the loss of your grandmother. ...Read More »
9 of 16 | Posted by: Judy Calmes - Independence, LA

10 of 16 | Posted by: ANN GAUTREAUX AIME - MAUREPAS, LA

“So sorry for your loss. Sweet woman. Loved working with her. ”
11 of 16 | Posted by: Lori Fresina - Ponchatoula, LA

“So very sorry for the loss of such a sweet lady She was always one of my favorite cousins ”
12 of 16 | Posted by: Tammy Nickens - Ponchatoula, LA

“Please accept our condolences on the loss of Ms Congetta. She was such a lovely person with a kind heart. Always full of love for family and friends...Read More »
13 of 16 | Posted by: Sammie and Karen Lacara - LA

“My dear friend Barbara, My heart is broken for your loss. I am so sorry and I do hope your family can't lane together and get through everything....Read More »
14 of 16 | Posted by: Cheryl Addison - Robert, LA

“So sorry for your loss. ”
15 of 16 | Posted by: Karen Ross - St Francisville, LA

“Aunt Congetta, I already miss your hugs and smile. I know you have place reserved in heaven with God and Jesus. Growing up I always looked forward to...Read More »
16 of 16 | Posted by: bruce jorlando - Houston, TX

Congetta Montalbano Sanford, of Tickfaw, Louisiana, passed away at North Oaks Medical Center on Sunday, June 21, 2020, at the age of 84. She was born on November 28, 1935, in Independence, Louisiana.

Congetta is survived by her son, Pat D. Sanford, Jr. (Joanie); daughters, Vickie Meades (Levern), Jackie Taylor (Richard), and Barbara Carter (Jack); sisters, Pauline Jorlando and Jennie Ross; grandchildren, Shelly Correjolles (Kevin), Patrick Jim Meades (Amber), Pat Sanford III (Kate), Tiffany Buttone (Eric), Angel Roe (Bobby), Lauren Todd (Matt), Karlyn Zarganas (Peter), Sammie Lacara (Darla), Cody Taylor (Blair), Daniel Pottersnyk, and Anthony Morgan; 23 great grandchildren; as well as numerous nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Pat Sanford, Sr.; parents, Vick and Mandy Montalbano; brothers, Gasper and Nick Montalbano; sisters, Virginia Giacone and Mary Crosby; granddaughter, Kristin Pottersynk; and great grandson, Blaine Scott Correjolles.

Family and friends will be received at Harry McKneely & Son Funeral Home, 2000 N. Morrison Blvd, Hammond, Louisiana 70401 on Wednesday, June 24th from 6:00 pm until 8:00 pm. Visitation will continue at Harry McKneely & Son Funeral Home - Hammond on Thursday, June 25th from 9:00 am until 11:00 am.

A Funeral Service will be held at Harry McKneely & Son Funeral Home - Hammond, on Thursday at 11:00 am.

Interment will follow at Jerusalem Baptist Church Cemetery in Pumpkin Center, Louisiana.

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Jerusalem Baptist Church Cemetery

11109 Jerusalem Church Rd. Pumpkin Center, LA 70454