James E. Appel Jr., age 81, passed away on November 30, 2019. James is preceded in death by his father, James E. Appel Sr., mother, Marian B. Appel and brothers, John B. Appel Sr. and William C. Appel Sr. He is survived by his nephews John B. Appel Jr. (Jean) and William C. Appel Jr. (Shari), his niece Shannon Appel Deemer (Brent Jr.), sisters-in-law Rennette M. Appel and Janice M. Appel, as well numerous grandnephews and nieces. The family would like to extend special thanks to the patient and caring staff of Inspired Living who did so much for Jimmy these past few years.
Relatives and friends of the family are invited to attend the Funeral Mass on Thursday, December 5, 2019 at 12:15 p.m. in the J. Garic Schoen Chapel of Jacob Schoen & Son Funeral Home, 3827 Canal Street, New Orleans, LA 70119. The visitation will begin at 10:00 a.m. and will run until the time of the service. Burial at St. Patrick Cemetery No. 1 will follow the Mass. In lieu of flowers donations preferred to the Alzheimer’s Association (alz.org).