Manuel Martin Lytell
Manuel Martin Lytell, a Corporal veteran of the Army who served in Japan, passed away peacefully, on Friday, March 20, 2020 in Folsom, LA at the age of 92. A native of the Westbank (Marrero, LA) moved to Mandeville, LA in 1970. He was very active and self-sufficient until March of this year, when he became ill. He was an employee with the Steamfitters/Plumbers Union #60. He received the honor of a 50-year plaque and pin as a member of the union. Manuel was preceded in death by his wife Carol Jean Miller, two brothers Paul and Joseph Lytell, and two sisters Sadie L. Rogers and Margaret “Margie” L. Brook. Loving uncle of Joseph Lytell, Jr., Keith Lytell, Clark Theriot, Barbara Lytell, Carl Dean Theriot, the late Joseph M. Johnson, and Thurman Lytell. He was a great uncle to his special nieces and nephew Brian J. Johnson, Margaret J. Arndt (Billy), Elaine J. Bruhl (Kyle), JoAnn J. Ender (Joe), Marilyn J. Bennett, Pauline J. Hebert (Daniel), and many other nieces and nephews. He also leaves behind great-great, and great-great-great nieces and nephews. He will be missed by the many places and people he frequented such as the Country Kitchen Restaurant, Daiquiris and Cream, and Don’s Bar, all of Mandeville, LA. He enjoyed being around all his friends and family. Arrangements for a Celebration of Life Service have been put on hold pending the resolution of the CoronaVirus Pandemic. Date and time of Service will be updated on the Serenity Funeral Home website when that information becomes available.