Iris Jean Altrogge Soulé , of O’Fallon, Illinois, passed from this life to the next on May 30, 2020. Iris was born to Emmett Carl and Florence Azile (nee Dean) Altrogge on April 22, 1934 in a farmhouse in Audrain… Continue Reading Iris Jean Altrogge Soulé
On Friday, May 29, 2020, LSU and Cadets of the Ole War Skule observed Memorial Day and honored those who made the ultimate sacrifice in service to our nation. The event was our first attempt to “live stream” the ceremony… Continue Reading LSU Memorial Day Observance
Friday, May 1, 2020 at 9:30 AM – 12:30 PM CDT Two B-52H Stratofortress aircraft, from Barksdale Air Force Base, will be escorted by F-15 Eagles, from the Louisiana Air National Guard, for a flyover in New Orleans at approximately… Continue Reading Air Force to Salute Essential Workers with Flyover – May 1, 2020
Alden L. Andre, a native and resident of Pointe Coupee Parish, he passed away on Saturday, February 8, 2020 at 4:20 pm at Pointe Coupee General Hospital at the age of 80. He was a 1957 Valedictorian graduate of Rougon… Continue Reading In Memoriam – Alden L. Andre
Eight LSU graduates were inducted into the Hall of Honor for LSU Distinguished Military Alumni during LSU Salutes 2019.The annual event is co-sponsored by the university and Cadets of the Ole War Skule. Inducted were Eugene A. Booth, Capt., U.S. Army, Baton Rouge; Peter Dennis… Continue Reading LSU Salutes 2019 – 8 Inducted into Military Hall of Honor
Denver Thomas Loupe (1927-2019). A beloved father and grandfather, he is predeceased by his wife of 68 years, Ferne Kemp Loupe; his parents, Stephney Loupe and Linda Marie Gaudin Loupe; and his siblings Wilman Loupe, Mildred Kimball, Brunhilde “Tatum” Sheets,… Continue Reading In Memoriam – Denver Thomas Loupe
On Sunday, May 26, 2019, Colonel Michael B. Stupka, loving husband and father of two children, passed away at the age of 81. Colonel Michael B. Stupka graduated from LSU in 1960 with a bachelor’s degree in industrial technology and… Continue Reading In Memoriam – Michael B. Stupka
A native of Baton Rouge, Merritt Eleing McDonald Sr. was 88, born December 9, 1930, the son of the late Henry and Alma Schoeffner McDonald. In his youth he worked on the family farm on what was then considered rural… Continue Reading In Memoriam – Merritt Eleing McDonald Sr.
Walter Raymond “Walt” Hays, Sr., born in Covington, Tennessee and long-time resident of Saint Amant, Louisiana, passed away on February 26, 2019 at Our Lady of the Lake Hospital at the age of 81. Colonel (Retired) Walter Hays proudly served… Continue Reading In Memoriam – Walter Raymond “Walt” Hays, Sr.
Neil Paul Brechtel, age 89, of New Castle, DE, formerly of Wilmington, DE died on Saturday, February 9, 2019 at home in New Castle. He was a 1952 graduate of Louisiana State University where he earned a degree in Engineering… Continue Reading In Memoriam – Neil Paul Brechtel