Euna Mae Bourgeois Arcement, 88, a native of Raceland, and a resident of Lockport, passed away on Friday, November 28, 2014 at 1:27 a.m.
Visitation will be from 9:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m. Thursday, December 4, at Holy Savior Catholic Church in Lockport. A Memorial Mass will be celebrated at 11:00 a.m. Thursday at Holy Savior Catholic Church with burial to follow in the church cemetery.
She is survived by one son, Roland A. Arcement, Jr. and wife Evelyn; five daughters, Patricia Scott, Julie Matherne and husband Buddy, Mary Frances Louviere and husband Pete, Mary Margaret Blanchard and husband Neil and Theresa Knight and husband Dee Dee; two sisters-in-law, Audrey Bourgeois Turner and Rosemary LeBlanc Arcement; 14 grandchildren and 27 great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband of 70 years, Roland A. Arcement, Sr.; her father, Raymond J. Bourgeois, Sr.; her mother, Mathilde Dufrene Bourgeois; sister, Louise Bourgeois Hebert; brothers, Clifton, Raymond (R.J.) Jr. and Richard Bourgeois; one grandson, Baby Knight; sons-in-law, Michael W. Scott and John Wayne Bergeron, Sr. and one great daughter-in-law, Dianna Scott.
Euna was a devoted Catholic. She enjoyed working under the guidance of Msgr. James Songy as secretary of Holy Savior Catholic Church for nine years. She and her husband, Roland, enjoyed many years of camping with the Bayou Retirees Camping Club. She was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother. Her six children are thankful to God for giving them such a loving and wonderful mother. She taught her children merely through example of a giving heart and was always the “rock” that her family could count on.
The family extends their heartfelt thanks to Stat Home Health, Houma, St. Joseph Hospice, sitters, Mary Evans, Ethel Lirette and Pearl Aysen and her friend and caregiver, Birdie Barber.
In lieu of flowers, donations to American Legion Post 83 of Lockport.
Falgout Funeral Homes in charge of arrangements.
Posted on Mon, December 1, 2014
by The Lafourche Gazette