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Sunday, July 21, 2019

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Victoria Marie Collins Faucheaux, born August 20, 1929, entered peacefully into heaven on Tuesday, December 6, at 2:25 p.m. surrounded by her loving family. She was a devoted wife of the late Herbert “Pee Put” Faucheaux for 26 years.

She is survived by her daughters, Linda Faucheaux Saldeen (John) and Fay Faucheaux Madere (the late Ronald Ray, Sr.). A proud grandmother of Melissa “Missy” Rousse DeRoche (Lenny), Daniel Rousse (Christina), Agnes Blanchard, Michelle Armond (Wesley), Dawn Madere Roussell (Brian), Dustie Madere Fincher (Rob), Ronald Ray Madere, Jr. and a great grandmother of 24 great grandchildren and 7 great great grandchildren.

Daughter of the late Elicia Cheramie Collins and Floravant Collins. Sister of Clifton Collins, Sr., (the late Brenda) and preceded in death by her sisters and brothers, Lipton “Mena” Collins (Melvina), Bernice Griffin (Aphanas), Florence Gambino (Johnny) and Floyd Collins.

She is also survived by numerous loving nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. She was loved and adored by many and will be greatly missed by all who knew her.

Age 87, a native of New Orleans, Louisiana, and a lifelong resident of Gretna, Louisiana. “Vickey” worked for many years as a cashier/hostess at Rick’s Café and Buck Forty-nine. She enjoyed meeting people; she never met anyone that wasn’t a stranger and spending time with her grandchildren, family and friends. She was a devoted Catholic church member.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend a Funeral Mass at Our Lady of Prompt Succor, 146 Fourth St., Westwego, Louisiana on Saturday, December 10, 2016 at 12 noon.

Visitation from 10 a.m. until Mass time. Interment following in Our Lady of Prompt Succor Cemetery.

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