Bernice Rae Schwartz Brill



Age: 81


Summary: chef and advocate for great restaurants and arts who well known for her shrimp remoulade and chicken clemenceau, and who founded the Blue Roof Pottery Shop in New Orleans, which specialized in works of craftspeople from around the region.



Cause of Death: Brief illness during her evacuation in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina


Born: February 10, 1925


Died: March 22, 2006


Location: Durham, North Carolina