Moon Landrieu Wife: Who is Verna Satterlee?

Moon Landrieu Wife

Maurice Edwin “Moon” Landrieu is an American lawyer and politician who served as the 56th Mayor of New Orleans from 1970 to 1978.

Landrieu was born in Uptown New Orleans to Joseph Geoffrey Landrieu and Loretta Bechtel.

Bechtel was of German descent, with grandparents who came to Louisiana from Alsace and Prussia.


Joseph was born in 1892 in Mississippi, the son of Frenchman Victor Firmin Landrieu and Cerentha Mackey, the illegitimate child of a mixed-race black woman and an unknown father.

Moon went to Jesuit High School and won a baseball scholarship to Loyola University New Orleans, where he received a Bachelor of Arts in business administration in 1952 and a J.D. in 1954.

As an undergraduate, he was elected student body president at Loyola. In 1954, he joined the United States Army as a second lieutenant and served in the Judge Advocate General’s Corps until 1957.

Moon Landrieu Wife: Who is Verna Satterlee?

Is Moon Landrieu married? Who is his Wife?

Verna Satterlee is the wife of the American lawyer and politician, Moon Landrieu.

Moon Landrieu Wife
Moon Landrieu and Wife, Verna Satterlee

Landrieu married Satterlee on Sept. 25, 1954, gaining not only a wife but a manager for each of his campaigns for the rest of his political life.

Verna Satterlee has not mentioned anything about her personal life to the public.