Veronica Marie Sylvester Orbro|
March 9, 1923 - April 17, 2014
Opelousas - Funeral services will be held at 11:00 A.M. Saturday, April 26, 2014 at Holy Ghost Catholic Church in Opelousas, LA, for Veronica Marie Sylvester Orbro, 91, who entered eternal rest, Thursday, April 17, 2014 at her residence in Opelousas, LA.
Interment will be in Bellevue Memorial Park in Opelousas, LA. Father Nunez will officiate at the Mass of Christian Burial.
Mrs. Orbro is survived by her children, two sons, Damien G. Orbro, Sr. and Gerard M. Orbro; three daughters, Ann M. Orbro, Daria M. Bryant and Maris S. Orbro; a sister, Rita M. Pierre; 12 grandchildren, 13 great grandchildren and a host of extended family members and friends.
Mrs. Orbro was preceded in death by her husband, George Orbro; parents, Marshell & Stella Sylvester; a son, George M. Orbro; a brother, Aaron Sylvester; an infant sister, Victoria Sylvester; two brothers-in-law, Theodore Pierre and Leonard Haynes; two sisters-in-law, Rose Mary Sylvester and Thelma Haynes Lee; her mother-in-law, Mary Haynes; a niece, Carla Sylvester and a nephew, Duane Sylvester.
Visiting hours will be observed from 7:00 A.M. to 10:30 A.M. Saturday, April 26, 2014 at Williams Funeral Home in Opelousas, LA. A rosary will be recited at 9:30 AM.
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Funeral arrangements are entrusted to Williams Funeral Home of Opelousas, 337-942-2037.
Published in the Daily World on Apr. 25, 2014