October 22, 2021

Frank Xavier “Poncho” Resendez

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Frank Xavier “Poncho” Resendez

Frank Xavier Resendez passed away peacefully on Friday, September 10, 2021, at the age of 88. He was a loving husband to his late wife, Doris Silcio Resendez. Son of the late Maria Garcia Resendez and Jesse Resendez. Frank was preceded in death by his siblings, Alfred Resendez, Mary Bradford, Henry Resendez, Albert Resendez, Arthor Resendez and Jesse Resendez, and his son, Frank Resendez Jr. He is survived by his brother, Robert Bradford (Debbie), son Jesse Resendez Sr. and family, and his daughter, Lynn Holmes (Jay). Grandchildren, Joe Paillot, Tiffany Wimberly, Candice Waldrop (Cody). Great-grandchildren David Wimberly, Hailey Wimberly, Mason Wimberly, Rowdy Waldrop, and Rowan Waldrop, and several nieces and nephews. Frank was born in New Orleans, LA and was a longtime resident of St. Bernard Parish before finally settling in Mississippi with his daughter and son-in-law since 2010. He proudly served his country in the U.S. Marine Corps during the Korean War and was also a recipient of the Purple Heart. Following his military service, Frank enjoyed a long career as a Firefighter, retiring from the New Orleans Fire Department. He was also a member of the Knights of Columbus Archbishop Rummel Council 5747. Relatives and friends attended a visitation on Wednesday, September 22, 2021, and a funeral service on Thursday, September 23, 2021, at St. Bernard Memorial Funeral Home, 701 W. Virtue St., Chalmette, LA. Interment: St. Louis Cemetery No. 3, New Orleans, LA. To view and sign the Family Guestbook, please visit www.stbernardmemorial.com.

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