Aline R. DesOrmeaux
ERATH - Services for Aline DesOrmeaux, 97, the former Aline Richard will begin at 3 p.m. Monday at Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church with the Rev. Scott DesOrmeaux officiating. Entombment will be in the Church Mousoleum.
Visitation will be from 1:30-10 p.m. with a rosary at 7 p.m. Sunday and reopen at 8 a.m. Monday until time of services.
A native of Erath and a resident of Erath, Mrs. DesOrmeaux died 10:20 a.m. Friday Feb. 14, 1998.
She was the first president of the Society of Children of Mary and was actively engaged in raising money for the building of Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church. She also has been an active member of the church's Alter Society and the Rosary Group.
Mrs. DesOrmeaux is survived by two daughters, Flossie D. Wesley of Lafayette and Mary Ruth D. Smith of Sulphur; three sons and daughters-in-law, John Aston DesOrmeaux Jr. and Velma Dora Todd DesOrmeaux of Youngsville; Darrell Daniel DesOrmeaux and Carla Beth Larson DesOrmeaux of Lafayette; and Larry John DesOrmeaux and Julie Anne Krauss DesOrmeaux of Lake Charles; Twenty-five grandchildren, Ronald James Wesley of Victoria, TX, Jewell Anne Wesley of Price, San Antonio, TX, Richard Aston Wesley of Sulphur, LA, Mary Ruth Wesley Carr of Houston, TX, Hazel Louise Wesley Chahar, Ponca City of Ok, Hobert E. Wesley III of Lafayette, Kenneth Martin DesOrmeaux of Lafayette, Michael Kryn DesOrmeaux of Erath, Deborah Ann Bouillion of Lafayette, Louis Kirk DesOrmeaux of Neederland, TX, John Keith DesOrmeaux of Ville Platte, Mary Ruth Arabie of Erath, Kim Patrick DesOrmeaux of Temple, TX, Dan DesOrmeaux of Denver, CO, Darlene Marie Picou of New Orleans, Natalie Anne Maillho of New Orleans, Danielle Minette DesOrmeaux of Lafayette, Michelle Marie DesOrmeaux of Lafayette, David Krauss DesOrmeaux of Lafayette, Keith James DesOrmeaux of Lafayette, Rev. John Scott DesOrmeaux of Lake Charles and Lisa Anne Meyer of Robert Cove, LA. Fifty-one great grandchildren and fourteen great great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, John Aston DesOrmeaux; two son-in-laws, Hobert E. Wesley Jr. and William N. Smith Jr.; two grandchildren, Denise Marie DesOrmeaux and Charles Michael Wesley; her parents, Lydia Broussard Richard LeBlanc and Pierre Richard; one sister, Esperia Richard DesOrmeaux; one brother-in-law, Huval DesOrmeaux; two brothers and sisters-in-law, Xavier and Elda Mergist Richard and Etienne and Una Derouen Richard; Maternal grandparents, Desire and Mathilde Richard Broussard and Paternal grandparents, Joseph and Marguerite Primeaux Richard.
Pallbearers are Flossie D. Wesley, Mary Ruth D. Smith, John Aston DesOrmeaux Jr., Darrell D. DesOrmeaux Sr., Larry John DesOrmeaux and Ronald J. Wesley.
The Broussard-David Funeral Home of Erath is in charge of the arrangements.
Lorena M. Boutte
ST. MARTINVILLE - Services for Lorena Boutte, 80, the former Lorena Menard will begin at 2 p.m. Monday at the Evangeline Funeral Home with the Rev. Zach Mitchell officiating. Internment will be in the St. Michaels Cemetary.
Visitation will be from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. today at the Evangeline Funeral Home which will reopen at 8 a.m. Monday until time of service.
A native of St. Martinville and a resident of New Iberia, Mrs. Boutte died at 8:15 a.m. Saturday, February 14, 1998 at a nursing home in St. Martinville.
She is survived by her husband, Etienne Boutte of New Iberia; one son, Alvin J. Babin of Breaux Bridge, six step-sons, Francis, Kossuth, Alwyn, Raymond and Michael Boutte all of New Iberia and Allen Boutte of Jeanerette; two daughters, Mrs. James (Gloria) Boudreaux of New Iberia and Doris Clark of Pineville; two brothers, Norille Menard and Lucien Menard both of Breaux Bridge; two sisters, Mrs. Alfred (Loretta) Champagne of St. Martinville and Mrs. Paul (Ann) Douet of Parks; and four grandchildren, Gannon Babin of New Orleans, Jamez, Gina and Jennifer all from Breaux Bridge.
Mrs. Boutte was preceded in death by her parents, Lucien and Lelia Hulin Menard; one brother, Percy Menard and one sister, Leontine Delahoussaye.
Pallbearers will be Francis, Kossuth, Alwyn, Raymond, Allen and Michael Boutte.
Honorary pallbearers will be Gannon Babin and Alvin J. Babin.
The Evangeline Funeral Home of St. Martinville is in charge of the arrangements.
Almeta R. Richard
SORRELL - Services for Almeta Richards Richard, 78, will begin at 7 p.m. Sunday at Otis Mortuary with the Rev. Edward Jordan Sr. officiating. Interment will be in the Sorrell Cemetery on Monday at 12 p.m.
Visitation will be from 5-7 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home and resume at 9 a.m Monday at St. Moses Baptist Church in Sorrell.
A native and resident of Sorrell, Mrs. Richard died a sudden death at 7:18 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 11, 1998.
She was the Worthy Matron of Lucinda Pierre Chapter Number 32 Order of Eastern Star in Jeanerette and a member of numerous other Fraternal and social organizations.
Mrs. Richard is survived by her husband, William Richard Sr. of Sorrell; two sons, Royal Lee Richard of Sorrell and Donald Lloyd Richard of Warner Robins, Ga.; one stepson, Oliver Talmore of Jeanerette; eight daughters, Mrs. William Proctor (Rebecca), Mrs. Delaney Key Sr. (Mary Delores), and Lillian R. Robinson, all of Jeanerette; Rachel R. Osum of Metairie, Laura R. Washington, Linda R. George and Mrs. Gabriel Keys Jr. (Almeta), all of Sorrell and Mrs. David Mouton (Gail) of Macon, Ga.; two brothers, McKinley "Sept" Goins of New Orleans and John Richards of DeQuincy; two sisters, Berniece G. James of New Orleans and Dorothy R. Chachere of Houston; 63 grandchildren; 75 great-grandchildren; 10 step grandchildren; and 4 step great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents; one son; three brothers; four grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.
Pallbearers will be her grandsons.
Honorary pallbearers will be her sons, sons-in-law, brothers, Evergreen Lodge No. 31 Masonic Brothers of Jeanerette.
The Otis Mortuary of Franklin is in charge of arrangements.
Marion Orrell Decker
Services for Marion Orrell Decker, 79, will begin at 3 p.m., Sunday, at David Funeral Home with the Rev. David Lovejoy officiating. Entombment will be in Memorial Park Mausoleum in New Iberia.
Visitation will be from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m., Saturday and reopen at 8 a.m. Sunday until time of services.
A native of Hooker, Ok. and resident of New Iberia, Mr. Decker died at 11:50 p.m., Thursday February 12, 1998 at his residence.
He was retired from Ashland Oil & Chemical CO. after 27 years and a locomotive engineer with Santa Fe Railroad for 14 years in Kansas and Colorado.
Mr. Decker is survived by his wife, Wanda Decker; two sons, Larry and Robert Decker; his step-son, Richard Dry; his daughter, Patricia Thibodeaux; his step-daughter, Anita Viator; four sisters, Mary Lou Alexander, Ruth Dale, Betty Hale and Lena Mae Davis; four brothers, Alva Decker, Dale Decker, Gene Decker and Lloyd Decker; six step-grandchildren; four step-grandchildren; eight grandchildren; and great grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his father, Adlai Decker; his mother, Mary Orrell Decker; one daughter, Mona Marie Decker; one son, Terry M. Decker; one grandson, Shad Paul Thibodeaux; and first wife, Pauline Blake Decker.
Pallbearers are Robert Decker Jr., Anthony "Tony" Thibodeaux, Michael Dry, Chad Robicheaux, Scotty LeBlanc.
David Funeral Home of New Iberia is in Charge of arrangements.
Services for Aneffnee August, who was stillborn, will begin at 10 a.m, Monday at the Holy Family Cemetery.
He was survived by his mother, Kali August and father, Arthur Shello.
David Funeral Home in New Iberia is in charge of the arrangements.
Noah J. Louviere Sr.
Services for Noah Joseph Louviere Sr., 74, will begin at 3 p.m. today at David Funeral Home Chapel with the Deacon Ken Waguespack officiating. Entombment will be in the Holy Family Mausoleum.
Visitation will be at the funeral home until the time of services.
A native and resident of New Iberia, Mr. Louviere died at 8:55 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 1, 1998, at Iberia Medical Center.
He retired from Texaco Oil as a Compressor Operator after 35 years of service.
Mr. Louviere is survived by two sons, Phil Louviere of Birmingham, Ala., and Noah Louviere Jr. of Yantis, Texas; two daughters, Mrs. Angelo (Cynthia) Cassisa of New Iberia and Mrs. Clifton (Vicky) Domingue of Seattle; four brothers, Dewey Louviere, Sydney Louviere and Wallace Louviere, all of New Iberia, and Joseph Louviere of Walker; three half brothers, Ronnie Louviere, Russell "T-Boy" Louviere and Laodise "Terry" Louviere Jr., all of New Iberia; two half sisters, Elaine Louviere and Mary Ann Louviere, both of New Iberia; 10 grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Laodise Louviere Sr. and Victoria Bouton Louviere; one son, Layne Louviere; two brothers, Leroy Louviere and Robert Louviere; and one sister, Irene Delahoussaye.
Pallbearers will be Martin Cassisa, Nathan Comeaux, Chris Louviere, Cornell Louviere, Zackary Louviere and Ben Prince.
The David Funeral Home of New Iberia is in charge of arrangements.
Lucie A. Angelle
BREAUX BRIDGE - Services for Lucie A. Angelle, 63, were held at 10 a.m. today at St. Bernard Catholic Church. Entombment will be in the St. Bernard Mausoleum No. 1.
A resident of Breaux Bridge, Mrs. Angelle died Saturday, Jan. 31, 1998, at Our Lady of Lourdes Regional Medical Center.
She is survived by four sons, Darrel Molbert of San Antonio, Donald Molbert of Jackson, Tenn., Carroll Molbert of Carencro, and Harold Molbert of Oklahoma City; one daughter, Charleen Huval of Breaux Bridge; one brother, Joseph "Duke" Melancon of Breaux Bridge; six sisters, Angelina Thibodeaux of Lafayette, Alyce Faye Gary and Josephine Viator, both of New Iberia, Delta Juneau of Lafayette, Nita Scott of Baldwin and Mary Louise LeBlanc of Erath; and six grandchildren.
Mrs. Angelle was preceded in death by her mother, Alphousine Angelle.
Mrs. Angelle was a devoted and caring mother. Her grandchildren were the love and joy of her life.
The Pellerin Funeral Home of Breaux Bridge was in charge of arrangements.
Noah J. Louivere Sr.
Services for Noah Joseph Louivere Sr., 74, will begin at 3 p.m. Tuesday at David Funeral Home Chapel with Deacon Ken Waguespack officiating. Entombment will be in the Holy Family Mausoleum.
Visitation will be from 9 a.m.-11 p.m. today with a 7 p.m. rosary at the funeral home, which will reopen at 8 a.m. Tuesday.
A native and resident of New Iberia, Mr. Louivere died at 8:55 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 1, 1998, at Iberia Medical Center.
He retired from Texaco Oil as a compressor operator after 35 years of service.
Mr. Louivere is survived by two sons, Phil Louivere of Birmingham, Ala., and Noah Louivere Jr. of Yantis, Texas; two daughters, Mrs. Angelo (Cynthia) Cassisa of New Iberia and Mrs. Clifton (Vicky) Domingue of Seattle; four brothers, Dewey Louivere, Sydney Louivere and Wallace Louivere, all of New Iberia, and Joseph Louivere of Walker; three half brothers, Ronnie Louivere, Russell "T-Boy" Louivere and Laodise "Terry" Louivere Jr., all of New Iberia; two half sisters, Elaine Louivere and Mary Ann Louivere, both of New Iberia; 10 grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Laodise Louivere Sr. and Victoria Bouton Louivere; one son, Layne Louivere; two brothers, Leroy Louivere and Robert Louivere; and one sister, Irene Delahoussaye.
Pallbearers will be Martin Cassisa, Nathan Comeaux, Chris Louivere, Cornell Louivere, Zackary Louivere and Ben Prince.
The David Funeral Home of New Iberia is in charge of arrangements.