Mona Khoury Sabagh
February 4, 1944  -  April 16, 2017

Mona Khoury Sabagh


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Our Lady of Mercy Catholic Church
445 Marquette Avenue
Baton Rouge, LA  70806
Friday, April 21, 2017
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
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Our Lady of Mercy Catholic Church
445 Marquette Avenue
Baton Rouge, LA  70806
Friday, April 21, 2017
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Resthaven Gardens of Memory
11817 Jefferson Highway
Baton Rouge, LA  70816
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Mona (Monie) Khoury Sabagh, a resident of Baton Rouge, went home to be with our Lord Jesus Christ on Easter Sunday April 16, 2017. She was born in Beirut, Lebanon on February 4, 1944, where she attended Immaculate Conception school in Beirut, Lebanon in Achrafieh. Upon graduation from Immaculate Conception, she went on to receive a degree in education in Lebanon and then taught teachers and prepared them in Lebanon. She later worked in sales in Louisiana and received the President’s award consistently at Lee Michaels Fine Jewelry for her top performance in sales.

Monie is survived by her daughter, Dede Sabagh Ferrara who adored her and her husband Frank Joseph Ferrara, Jr. She is also survived by her sister, Yolla Khoury Sfeir of Beit Mery Lebanon; and her brothers, Tony Khoury and Elie V. Khoury and his wife Daniela V. Khoury; her grandchildren, Francesca, Gabrielle, Isabella, Michael, Fleur and Maya Ferrara; and her nieces and nephews, Bechara, Takla, Sharbel, and Lucie Sfeir of Lebanon, Celine Khoury and Philip, Paul, Elliot, Elise and John Khoury.

She is preceded in death by her parents, Victor and Laurice Khoury and her infant son and his twin brother, John Sabagh who died later at the age of 7.

Visitation will take place at Our Lady of Mercy Catholic Church on Friday, April 21,2017 from 1pm until the mass of Christian and Maronite burial at 2:30pm. Burial will follow at Resthaven Memorial Gardens.

Pallbearers will be Jerome Mansour Karam, Philip, Paul and Elliot Khoury, Gino Marino and Bechara Sfeir.

In lieu of flowers, please make donations to St. Joseph’s Academy in Monie Sabaghs name’s.

The family wishes to extend our sincere thanks to Rev. Cleo Milano, Our Lady of Mercy Catholic Church and staff, Rev. Fr. Freiha Akiki, the St. Sharbel Maronite Catholic Mission and Notre Dame Hospice.

Family and friends may sign the online guestbook or leave a personal note to the family at www.resthavenbatonrouge.com.

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  1. Linda Greene
    Mandeville, LA

    I am so sorry to read about the death of your mom, Dede. I will always remember the wonderful times we had together when you and Holly were teenagers. She was a loving mom and a good friend. She was a very important part of my Baton Rouge life and I will miss her. My prayers are with you and your beautiful family. Ms. Linda

  2. Emma Al Imad
    Broummana,

    I am very sorry for your loss, she was a remarkable lady with a lovely smile and the kindest heart.She will be greatly missed. May her soul rest in peace and May her family have the strength to endure her absence.

  3. Emma Al Imad
    Broummana,

    I am very sorry for your loss, she was a remarkable lady with a lovely smile and the kindest heart.She will be greatly missed. May her soul rest in peace and May her family have the strength to endure her absence.

  4. Jeannette and Walid Moubarak
    Broumana,

    The passing away of Monie was a great loss for all of us. Her presence among us was a great inspiration. Please accept our sincerest condolences. May God rest her soul in peace and loving memories to forever hold in our hearts.

  5. Sister Mila Sones
    Nazareth, MI

    I am sad to hear of the death of your Mother, Dee Dee. She was a wonderful woman and I remember her fondly as I pray for her repose and for you and all your family. God is with you.

    May her soul and all the souls of the faithful departed through the mercy of God rest in peace. Amen.

    Love always,
    Sister Mila

  6. Mira Sfeir
    Beirut,

    We will never forget you dear Monie
    I love you and already you are missed...
    You had the best heart ever and the most loving and caring person.
    RIP my sweet Monie

  7. Lynda Ramsey Trout
    Gordon, TX

    Dede
    My heart breaks for you and your precious family. Your mom was such an amazing woman of such strong faith. She will be greatly missed. She is now an angel watching over you all. So wish I could be there. Love you all
    Lynda Ramsey Trout

  8. Hiba Hawi
    Longmont, CO

    My deepest and sincere sympathy for this grave loss. May her soul rest in peace.

    Hiba

  9. Tari & Jordan Trosclair
    Baton Rouge, LA

  10. Isabel Loret
    BATON ROUGE, LA

    Dede and Frank you have my deepest sympathy. Monie was one in a million

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