Irena Manuel Ardoin

Irena M. Ardoin, 87, died at 10:17 p.m. Monday, January 10, 2011, in her home.
Mrs. Ardoin was born August 24, 1923, in Durall, La. She lived in Sulphur most of her life.
Survivors include sons, Gerald Anthony Ardoin and Darrell Wayne Ardoin and his wife Anita; and daughter Lorris Ann Ardoin; sisters, Leola Saunier Porche and Lou Anna Vellion; nine grandchildren, 18 great grandchildren; and three great great grandchildren.
Mrs. Ardoin was preceded in death by her husband Hardine Joseph Ardoin, parents Delmon and Eva Manuel; brother Suliy Manuel; and three sisters, Laurice Duplechin, Beulah Dugas and Stella Langley.
In lieu of flowers the family request memorial donations be made to Odyssey Healthcare of Lake Charles, 814 W. McNeese St, Ste 100, Lake Charles, La. 70605.
Her funeral will be at 11 a.m. Thursday, January 13, 2011 in Hixson-Sulphur Memorial Funeral Home. The Rev. Charles J. White will officiate. Burial will be in Mimosa Pines Cemetery South in Carlyss. Visitation will be from 4 to 9 p.m. Wednesday with a Rosary at 7 p.m., and from 9 to 11 a.m. Thursday, all at the funeral home. Words of comfort may be shared with the family at

Funeral Home

Hixson-Sulphur Memorial Funeral Home
2051 East Napoleon Street Sulphur, LA 70663
(337) 625-9171

Published in Southwest Daily News from Jan. 12 to Jan. 19, 2011