Emelda A. Dufrene, 90, a native of Larose and resident of Cut Off passed away January 31. Visitation will take place on February 5, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church of Cut Off from 10:00 a.m. till service time. Funeral Mass will begin at 12 noon with burial following in the church cemetery.
She is survived by her daughter, Dianne Dufrene Loupe and husband Danny; sons, Weldon J. Dufrene and wife Melissa, Terry J. Dufrene and wife Heidi, and Tommy P. Dufrene and wife Rebecca; 13 grandchildren; 25 great grandchildren; and 1 great great grandchild.
She was preceded in death by her husband Cestive “Shoe-Me” Dufrene; parents, Albert Adams Sr and Emelie Pregeant Adams; brothers, Albert Jr., Norman, Wildess, Clifton, and Early Adams; and sisters, Mathlida Adams Matherne, Winnie Adams Gisclair, and Earline Adams Naquin.
She was a member of the Cathloic Daughters in Cut Off and retired from the Lafourche Parish School Board after 22 years.
Falgout Funeral Home of Galliano entrusted with arrangements.
Posted on Mon, February 1, 2016
by The Lafourche Gazette