July 29 1922 October 08 2019
Louis’ Obituary Louis J. Ierardi, 97, passed away surrounded by family on October 8, 2019. Formerly of Audubon, NJ and East Falls section of Philadelphia, PA. Beloved husband of 51 years to the late Joan B. (nee Will). Loving father of William (Fawn) DiMichele, Anthony DiMichele, Michael L. Ierardi and Kathleen Schmid. Devoted grandfather of Valerie, Daniel, Eric, Lori and Evamarie and great grandfather of Galen and Victor. Dear brother of Gilda (the late Bill) Coyne, Inez (Bill) Fletcher and the late Marie (the late Mal) Smalley. He is also survived by many nieces and nephews. Lou was a 1940 graduate of Northeast High School in Philadelphia and a 1949 graduate of the University of Pennsylvania. He spent most of his career working with people with special needs, retiring in 1990 after 20 years at St. John of God School, Westville, NJ. He had an enormous collection and knowledge of big band music, most of his collection dating from the 1920s-1950s. Lou was an avid Philadelphia sports fan, especially the Eagles and Phillies, the Big Five and all of the Philadelphia college teams. During the last 20 years of his life, he enjoyed meeting with friends for breakfast at the Westmont McDonald’s on Cuthbert Blvd. Relatives and friends are invited to visit with the family on Tuesday, October 15, 11 AM to 12 Noon at St. Joseph the Worker Parish, St. Vincent Pallotti Church, 901 Hopkins Rd., Haddon Twp., NJ. Memorial Mass will follow at 12 Noon. Interment private. Memorial contributions may be made in Lou’s memory to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, TN 38105 (www.stjude.org). Read More
Our most sincere sympathies to the family and friends of Louis J Ierardi July 29 1922 October 08 2019.
Death notice for the town of: Audubon, state: New Jersey