Alma Guidry DeRouen

Rayne - Funeral services will be held at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Wednesday, January 2, 2013 at 2:00 p.m. for Alma Guidry DeRouen, 81 who died Sunday, December 30, 2012 in American Legion Hospital in Crowley, LA.

Interment will be in the St. Joseph Cemetery #2 in the Mausoleum Rayne, LA.

Surviving are her husband, Howard DeRouen, Jr. of Rayne, two daughters, Eurella Cahanin and husband Keith of Mire, Bertha "Vickie" Beese and husband Pierre Freddrick of Kyrgyzstan, two sons, Howard DeRouen, III and wife Tina of Rayne, Dee DeRouen and wife Tina of Rayne, fifteen grandchildren, twenty one great grandchildren, one brother, Joseph "Joe" Guidry, Sr. of Rayne, one sister, Annie Mae Ogea and husband LeRoy of Vinton.

She was preceded in death by parents, Joseph Vanie Guidry and Marie Etha Castille Guidry, two brothers, Joseph Warren Guidry, John Mervin Guidry, one sister, Joyce Guidry.

She was born Saturday, November 28, 1931 in Church Point, LA, daughter of the late Joseph Vanie and the late Etha Castille Guidry.

A rosary will be recited Tuesday, January 1, 2012 at 7:00 p.m. at Gossen Funeral Home in Rayne, LA.

Friends will be received at Gossen Funeral Home, Inc., Rayne, LA. Tuesday, January 1, 2012 from 11:00 a.m. until 10:00 p.m and Wednesday, January 2, 2012 from 9:00 a.m. until 1:30 p.m..

Friends may view the obituary and guestbook online at

Arrangements have been entrusted to Gossen Funeral Home, Inc. of Rayne, LA, (337) 334-3141.

Gossen Funeral Home, Inc.

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