Robie Casanova
August 13, 1934  -  November 20, 2017

Robie Casanova

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Resthaven Funeral Home
11817 Jefferson Hwy
Baton Rouge, LA  70817
Friday, November 24, 2017
5:00 pm-8:00 pm
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Robie Irwin Casanova, age 83, a resident of Baton Rouge since 1958, passed away on November 20, 2017 at The Crossing, Clarity Hospice.

Robie was born on August 13, 1934 in Holly Ridge, Mississippi to David and Jewel Irwin. She grew up in Shaw, MS and graduated with a BS degree in Education from Delta State University in Cleveland, MS. She married Beverly Casanova in 1956 with whom she raised two children.

Robie loved to cook and clean for her family. She was especially fond of her grandchildren and loved being a Grandmother. Robie enjoyed working with her husband at their company, Casanova Investigation, assisting insurance companies with investigating worker’s compensation claims.

Mrs. Casanova is survived by her daughter, Love Casanova of Sachse, TX, son and daughter-in-law, Bev and Zelda Casanova of Lucas, TX, granddaughter, Briley Casanova of Baton Rouge, and grandson, Cole Casanova, West Point, New York. She is preceded in death by her husband, Beverly Casanova. She will be greatly missed by family and friends.

Visiting hours will take place at Resthaven Funeral Home, 11817 Jefferson Hwy, on Friday, November 24, 2017 from 5pm until 8pm.

In lieu of flowers, please make donations to your favorite cancer organization in Robie Casanova’s name.

The Casanova’s wish to extend their sincere thanks to Ollie Steele Burden Nursing Home on Essen Lane and The Crossing at Clarity Hospice on Bluebonnet Lane for their care during Robie’s stay at both facilities.

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  1. Bobbie Hillman Payton
    Baton Rouge, LA

    Love, So sorry to read of your Mom's illness and passing. I remember your Mom's energy and enthusiasm when we were in high school. Would love to catch up with you and hear how you are. Please contact me when you can as we are currently in Baton Rouge.

  2. Gregory M Heroman, MD
    Baton Rouge, LA

    You were a great patient, and a great friend, it was wonderful to know you and to share a little of your time here... you will be missed... Love Dr H, and MS Val

  3. Dolores Pylate
    Gonzales, LA

    Love and Beverly,
    I am so sorry to hear of your mother's passing. I hope she didn't suffer. She will be in my prayers .

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