Florence Hymel Bourgeois, age 87, was born on February 10, 1927, and passed away on August 15, 2014. She was a native of Central, LA, and a resident of Gramercy, LA. She is survived by her husband of 66 years, Gaston J. Bourgeois, Jr.; her sons: Chris Bourgeois and wife Kathy, Brian Bourgeois and wife Sara, and Lynn Bourgeois and wife Liz, as well as her daughter, Janine Kosztolanyi and husband Kevin. She will be greatly missed by her 9 grandchildren and 9 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents, Sevien Joseph Hymel, and Edna Luquette Hymel; her infant brothers: Lynn and Stanley Hymel; her sisters: Marie H. Zeringue, Thelma H. Roussel, and Marie "Bouke" Bourgeois. She was a member of the Sacred Heart Church Choir, the Riverside Garden Club, and a Cub Scout Den Mother. Visitation will be on Tuesday, August 19, 2014, from 9:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m. at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Gramercy, LA followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 11:00 a.m. Burial will follow at St. Joseph Church Cemetery in Paulina, LA. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Sacred Heart Church or to the
, P. O. Box 96011, Washington, DC 20090-6011. ROSE LYNN FUNERAL SERVICES, 1870 Cabanose Ave., Lutcher, LA, is in charge of the arrangements. To sign and view the family guestbook, please visit www.roselynnfuneralhome.com.
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Published in TheNewOrleansAdvocate.com from Aug. 16 to Aug. 20, 2014