Dorothy " Dottie" Marie Mallini of Covington, LA passed away on Sunday, November 1, 2020 at the age of 97.
Dot was born to Nathaniel Anton Mallini and Marguerette Mercedes " Margaret/Maggie" Dufrene Mallini on February 7, 1923 in New Orleans, LA.
She resided on the Westbank, Kenner and Metairie until her retirement and moved to Mandeville, LA. She married Lee Roy Faulk in 1942 and had 3 children . She enjoyed singing live on the radio in her younger years and her favorite song was " Somewhere over the rainbow". Dot was very family-oriented and enjoyed cooking for her family. She was preceded in death by her parents and sisters; Gloria Mallini Bode and Lorraine Mallini Pitre and her sons; Nathan Reed Faulk and Michael Lee Faulk. She is survived by her sister Nathalie " Natsy" Mallini Leblanc (Ray) of Harvey, LA, her beloved daughter, Dorothy " Dottie" Lee Faulk Bordelon and son-in-law R.J. Bordelon of Madisonville, LA ; daughter-in-law Susan Fetterhoff Faulk of AL.
Grand-daughters; Tracey Bruno Lawrence ( Brian) of Belle Chasse, LA, Nicole Bordelon Bentley (Cullen ) of Alvin, TX, Danielle Bordelon Williams of Madisonville, LA and Jessica Ray. Grand-son; Robert Joseph Bordelon, III of Madisonville, LA Great-grandchildren : Joel James Bruno of Slidell, LA , Brecken James Taylor of Madisonville, LA , Nicholas Jack Williams of Wilmer, LA and Savannah DeLouise Nieces: Janie Bode Rodemann and Linda Pitre Fink Nephews: Ray Leblanc and Stephen Leblanc In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation in her honor to Alzheimer's/Dementia Association.
Relatives and friends of the family are invited to attend services to be held on November 14, 2020 at 10:30 am and services at 12: 30 pm held at Bagnell and Sons Covington, LA