Jeanette Maronge Porche, 79, a native and resident of Houma, died at 3:15 a.m. Friday, May 17, 2013.
Visitation will be from 9 a.m. until funeral time Monday at St. Eloi Catholic Church. A Mass of Christian burial will be at 11 a.m. Monday at the church, with burial in the church cemetery.
She is survived by her husband, Burton Porche Sr.; sons, Wade Maronge and wife, Renee, Burton Porche and wife, Susan, Wayne Porche and wife, Susan, and Rickey Porche and wife, Ronda; daughters, Charlotte Maronge, Kayla Brunet and husband, Duane, and Lynette Maronge Voisin; grandchildren, Jenna Pitre and husband, Lance, Greg Busker and fiancee, Elizabeth, Sara Dempster and husband, Drake, Cade, Danielle and Alicia Voisin, Elizabeth Plaia, Stephanie Cunningham and husband, Kerry, Stevi, Clark and Andi Brunet, Ashley, Tiffany and Danielle Porche, Jennifer and husband, Corey Salters, and Brittany Porche; and great-grandchildren, Connor and Caleb Pitre, Kenedi, Gunner and Caydence Dempster, Kendal Cunningham and Hailey Chauvin.
She was preceded in death by her first husband, Louis Maronge; parents, Leonce and Vivian Porche; and brothers, Leonce, Hayes and Frank Porche.
She was a life-long parishioner of St. Eloi Catholic Church and was a loving mother and wife who loved spending special moments with her family.
The family would like to give special thanks to Betty Duffie, Leslie Trant, Dr. Doria, Journey Hospice, the parish of St. Eloi Catholic Church and Bishop Sam Jacobs.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations in her name may be made to the Mary Bird Perkins Local Cancer Fund, 8166 Main St. Suite 101, Houma, La. 70360.
Chauvin Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Published in Houma Today & The Daily Comet from May 18 to May 20, 2013