Mary-Emil Sundbery Escheté(1927 - 2014)

Mary-Emil Sundbery Escheté

LAFAYETTE - Memorial services will be held on Tuesday, April 29, 2014 at a 10:00 AM Service in La Chapelle de Martin & Castille for Mary-Emil Sundbery Escheté, 86, who died peacefully at her home on Friday, April 25, 2014.

Reverend Dr. Duane Peterson of Episcopal Church of the Ascension will officiate the services.

Survivors include three daughters, Allene Womack and her husband, Kenneth of Jackson, MS, Elizabeth Escheté of Lafayette, LA, and Jane Parra and her husband, Matthew of Lafayette, LA; her grandchildren, Caroline Elizabeth Womack, Allen Evan Womack, Parker Allen Parra and Jacob Matthew Parra.

She was preceded in death by her beloved husband of 47 years, Allen Charles Escheté; and her parents, Oscar and Caroline Alwes Sundbery; two sisters, Margaret Shuffield and Carolyn Posey; and one brother, Fred Sundbery.

In lieu of flowers donation may be made in Mrs. Escheté's name to the Wounded Warrior Project, P.O. Box 758517, Topeka, Kansas 66675.

Visitation will be observed at Martin & Castille's DOWNTOWN Location on Tuesday, April 29, 2014 from 8:00 AM until time of services.

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Martin & Castille - DOWNTOWN, 330 St. Landry Street, Lafayette, LA. 70506. 337-234-2311

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Martin & Castille
330 Saint Landry Street Lafayette, LA 70506

Published in the The Advertiser on Apr. 27, 2014