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Winnie Guillory LaFleur

1925 - 2014 Obituary Condolences
Winnie Guillory LaFleur Obituary
Winnie Guillory LaFleur Mrs. Kenneth A. LaFleur

LAFAYETTE - A Rite of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Friday, February 21, 2014 at 10:00 AM in the Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist for Winnie Guillory LaFleur, 88, who died on Monday, February 17, 2014 at Bethany Health Care Center in Lafayette surrounded by her devoted family.

Reverend Chester Arceneaux, Rector of Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist, will be the Celebrant of the funeral Mass and will conduct the funeral services. Lectors will be Mark Jones and Jake Chapman. Giftbearers will be her two granddaughters.

Entombment will be in Calvary Mausoleum in Lafayette.

Winnie Guillory LaFleur was born in Evangeline Parish, Louisiana and lived in Lafayette for most of her life. She graduated from Business College in Beaumont, Texas and later met and married the "love of her life", Kenneth LaFleur. Mrs. LaFleur worked several jobs in New Orleans to help put her husband through dental school and once he completed his studies they moved to Oklahoma for several years and later settled in Lafayette. Mrs. LaFleur became a stay-at-home mom who was truly devoted to her children and raising her family, always being there for them and giving them plenty of love and attention. She enjoyed all of the activities of making a home for her family, and truly loved to cook, a passion she handed down to all of her children. She was a loving wife, a devoted mother, grandmother, sister and friend to all and will be dearly missed.

She leaves to cherish her memory her beloved husband of 68 years, Dr. Kenneth A. LaFleur; four daughters, Denise Chapman and her husband, Conrad, Yvette Nevitt and her husband, Dale, Michelle Jones and her husband, Mark and Nanette Reagor and her husband, Ben; one son, Kenneth Anthony LaFleur, Jr. and his wife, Margaret; two granddaughters, Lauren Monroe and Maddie LaFleur; six grandsons, Sam Nevitt, Jackson Nevitt, Steve Nevitt, Jake Chapman, Lee Chapman and Grant LaFleur; and one brother, Elwood Guillory and his wife, Betty of Eunice, LA.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Alza and Agnes Guillory.

Pallbearers will be her six grandsons.

A Rosary will be prayed by the Theresian's Women of Hope on Thursday, February 20, 2014 at 6:30 PM in Martin & Castille's DOWNTOWN Location.

The family requests that visitation be observed on Thursday from 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM and will continue on Friday from 8:00 AM until time of services.

In lieu of flowers donations may be made in Mrs. LaFleur's name to Hospice of Acadiana, 2600 Johnston Street, Suite 200, Lafayette, LA. 70506 or to Cathedral Capitol Improvement Fund, 515 Cathedral Street Lafayette, LA. 70501.

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

Published in the The Advertiser from Feb. 18 to Feb. 20, 2014
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