Helen C. Martin
CARENCRO - Funeral services will be held Monday, November 19, 2012 at 10:30 a.m. in Melancon Funeral Home in Carencro for Helen C. Martin, age 72, the former Helen Comeaux, who passed away Friday, November 16, 2012 at her residence in Scott.
Interment will be in St. Charles Borromeo Cemetery in Grand Coteau. The Rev. Deacon Kenneth Arnaud, will officiate at the services.
Ms. Martin was a native of Cankton and a resident of Scott for the past thirty five years. She was a parishioner of St. Peter and Paul Catholic Church.
Survivors include two sons, Anthony Martin and Carl Martin and his wife, Carol, all of Scott; one daughter, Arline Martin of Scott; seven grandchildren; one brother, Verman "Nat" Comeaux and his wife, Priscilla, of Duson; and four sisters, Beulah Alleman and her husband, Dolphy, of Scott, Verna Comeaux of Duson, Bernice Lavergne of Rayne and Berdie Trahan and her husband, Avers, of Lafayette.
She was preceded in death by one daughter, Loraine Stephens; her parents, John Berchman and the former Evangeline Meche; one brother, Lloyd Comeaux; and one sister, Jane Lois Venable.
A rosary will be prayed at 7:00 p.m. Sunday in the funeral home.
The family requests that visiting hours be observed from 3:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. Sunday and will continue from 8:00 a.m. until service time on Monday at 10:30 a.m.
Memorial contributions in the name of Helen C. Martin may be made to Hospice of Acadiana 2600 Johnson St. Ste 200, Lafayette, LA 70503.
Melancon Funeral Home, Evangeline Memorial Gardens Chapel, 4117 N. University Ave., Carencro, (337) 896-3232, is in charge of arrangements.