Claudia S. Breaux

Funeral services were held Monday, October 31, 2011, at 10:00 a.m. at St. Joseph Catholic Church for Claudia S. Breaux, 94, who passed away Friday, October 28, 2011. at 11:03 p.m. at the Rayne Guest Home.  Father Kendal Faulk officiated the services.

Survivors include three daughters, Lydia and husband, Adam Pellissier, Velma and husband, Andrus Simon, and Leona and husband, Francis Pellissier, all of Rayne; two daughter-in-laws, Wanda Breaux of Crowley and Margie Breaux of Rayne; one step-daughter, Theresa Gros of Rayne; one brother, Claude Simon of Rayne; sixteen grandchildren, forty- three great-grandchildren and thirty-five great-great-grandchildren; two nieces and two nephews.

Ms. Claudia was preceded in death by her first husband, Eli Breaux;  her second husband, Wilfred Gros, Sr.; two sons, Joseph Drozen Breaux and George Breaux; one stepson, Wilfred Gros, Jr.; her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Lastie Simony; four granddaughters, Connie Pellissier, Cynthia Pellissier and Crystal and Christie Breaux; one great- granddaughter, Kimberly Labbe; and one sister, Alice Fontenot.

Ms. Claudia was a member of the Ladies Altar Society and the Good Samaritans group for St. Joseph Catholic Church.  She was also a member of the American Legion Ladies Auxiliary Post 77.

Visitation was Sunday, October 30, 2011, at 3:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. then at 8:00 a.m. on Monday until time of services.  A Rosary was recited at 7:00 in the evening on Sunday night. 

Burial was in St. Joseph Catholic Church #2 Cemetery in Rayne under the direction of Duhon Funeral Home, L.L.C. of Rayne. 

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