Sidney E. Buniff III

Sidney E. Buniff, III passed away on Thursday, February 20, 2014 at the age of 71. Son of the late Sidney E. Buniff, Jr and Amelia Smith Darcy. Beloved husband of 43 years to the late Teresa Bacuetes Buniff. Loving father of Wendy B. Roark (Kelly), Monica B. Sheppard, and Sidney E. Buniff, IV (Niva). Devoted grandfather of Jason, Christina, and Teresa Roark, Mason and Jacob Buniff, and Madalyne and Nicolas Sheppard. Great grandfather of Cecilia Roark. Survived by his sister Laverne Wetwiski and many nieces and nephews. Sidney was a retired Navy Lt. Commander Reservist for the past 28 years. He was also a member of VFW Post 3121, American Legion Post 64 and Fraternal Order of Eagles Arie 2338 and volunteered with Junior Achievement. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the or Wounded Warriors Project. Relatives and friends of the family are invited to attend the Funeral Service from Mothe Funeral Home, 1300 Vallette Street, New Orleans, LA 70114 on Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 11:00 am. Visitation from 9:00 am until funeral time. Interment Greenwood Cemetery. For directions and to view and sign the guestbook, please visit

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Mothe Funeral Home Algiers
1300 Vallette Street Algiers, LA 70114
(504) 366-4343

Published in from Feb. 25 to Feb. 26, 2014