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Cecile Pitre

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Cecile Guillory Pitre

LAFAYETTE - A Memorial Mass will be held on Tuesday, May 13, 2014 at 11:00 AM at St. Patrick Catholic Church in Lafayette, for Cecile Guillory Pitre, age 71, who died on Sunday, May 11, 2014 at her residence in Lafayette.

Reverend Howard Blessing, Pastor of Holy Cross Catholic Church in Lafayette, will be the Celebrant of the Memorial Mass and will conduct the funeral services. Lectors will be Courtney Pitre and Josh Pitre. Giftbearers will be Anne-Elyse Pitre, Jamila Pitre, Mia Woodruff and Lily Woodruff. Ushers will be Christina Pitre and Katherine Pitre. Jodi Bollich, organist, will sing for the services, "On Eagles' Wings", "Hail Mary, Gentle Woman", "Ave Maria" and "Amazing Grace".

Survivors include one daughter, Jennifer P. Woodruff and her husband Lento; four sons, Mark Pitre and his wife Anne, Brett Pitre, Dwayne Pitre and his wife Jeanette and Dwight Pitre; nine grandchildren, Josh Pitre, Zach Pitre, Anne-Elyse Pitre, Jamila Pitre, Courtney Pitre; Christina Pitre, Katherine Pitre, Mia Woodruff and Lily Woodruff; three sisters, Florence Rider, Grace LeBleu and Barbara Guillory; and four brothers, Leonard Guillory, Gene Guillory, Evans Guillory Jr., and Kim Guillory.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Lionel Pitre; her parents, Evans Guillory Sr. and Vernice Fuselier Guillory and one brother, John Guillory.

Born in Ville Platte, Louisiana, Cecile was a resident of Lafayette, Louisiana for over forty years. She was a graduate of Chataignier High School. Mrs. Pitre was co-owner of the Travelodge of Lafayette. She was a loving wife, mother and grandmother. Mrs. Pitre enjoyed antique shopping, working in her yard, and being the best "Grandma" ever and she will be dearly missed.

The family would like to extend their heartfelt thanks and gratitude to Elaine Guillory for her loving care and support in their family's time of need.

Memorial contributions can be made in Cecile Guillory Pitre's name to Hospice of Acadiana, 2600 Johnston Street, Suite 200, Lafayette, LA 70503.

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Published in the The Advertiser from May 12 to May 13, 2014
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