Diana Hollier Auster
LAFAYETTE - Funeral services will be held Saturday, May 4, 2013 at an 11:00 a.m. Mass of Christian Burial in St. Peter Roman Catholic Church in Carencro for Diana Hollier Auster, age 93, the former Diana Hollier, who passed away Thursday, May 2, 2013 at 7:34 a.m. at her residence in Carencro.
Interment will be in Calvary Cemetery in Lafayette.
Mrs. Auster was a native of Lafayette and a resident of Carencro. She was employed with Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital for twenty-seven years. Mrs. Auster was a parishioner of St. Genevieve Catholic Church for approximately fifty years and St. Peter Roman Catholic Church for the past four years, where she was a member of the Ladies Altar Society.
Survivors include one daughter, Nora Auster Bourgeois and her husband, Ray, of Carencro; one daughter-in-law, Frances Auster of Mire; one brother, Aristille Hollier, Jr. of Opelousas; two sisters, Mathilda Hollier Guidry of Lafayette and Alice Hollier Guidroz and her husband, Murphy, of Port Barre; four grandchildren, Pam Viator, Dawn Irwin, Paula Alleman and Joey Auster; seven great grandchildren, Jennifer, Olivia, Noelle, Tyler, Tori, Elliott and Keri; and one great-great grandchild, Evangaline.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Cles Auster; her parents, Aristille Hollier and the former Celeste Bourgeois, both natives of Lafayette; one son, Kerman Auster, Sr.; a grandson, Cody Michael Viator; one brother, Arista Hollier; and five sisters, Agnes Hollier Stelly, Josephine Hollier Tauzin, Ester Hollier Graham, Leah Stelly and Inez Hollier Auster.
A rosary will be prayed at 7:00 p.m. Friday in the funeral home.
The family requests that visiting hours be observed from 2:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. Friday and will continue from 8:30 a.m. until service time on Saturday.
Pallbearers will be Kenneth Duplechin, Joey Auster, James Irwin, Ronnie Guidry, Greg Hollier and Dalton Alleman.
View the obituary and guestbook online at www.melanconfuneralhome.net
Melancon Funeral Home of Carencro, 4615 North University Avenue, (337) 896-6366, is in charge of arrangements.