A mass of Christian burial will be held on Monday, January 7 at 12 p.m. at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Cut Off for Mercedes Prejean Pitre, 80, a resident and native of Cut Off, who died on January 3, 2013 at 10:41 p.m.
Visitation will be from 10 a.m. till 12 p.m. service at the church. Burial will be at St. Joseph Cemetery in Galliano.
She is survived by husband of 66 years, Eugene Pitre; son, Carol Pitre and wife Mary; daughter, Lenette Pitre Angeron; daughter in law, Patsy Pitre; grandchildren, Ryan Pitre (Angie), Melissa Angeron Toups (Rene), Mary Angeron Bouvier (Ferle), Chase Pitre (Lillian), Misty Pitre Richoux (Ryan); great grandchildren, Chris Billiot (Kim), Stephen Guidry, Trey Arceneaux (Jaime), Arden Arceneaux, Ruston Toups, Renee Toups, Drake Winkler, Leia Pitre, Dax Pitre, Destiny Bouvier.
She was preceded in death by mother, Eleanor Prejean; son, Len Pitre; brothers, Donald and Carol Prejean; grandchild, Marc Pitre; great great grandchildren, Amelie and Elise Arceneaux.
She was a parishioner of Sacred Heart Church.
She enjoyed cooking, crocheting, shopping and spending time with her family and friends.
Posted on Mon, January 7, 2013