Marguerite Heinen Constantin

Funeral services were held at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Tuesday, June 14, 2011, at 2:00 p.m. for Marguerite Heinen Constantin, 83, who died Saturday, June 11, 2011.

Interment was in the St. Joseph Cemetery #2, Rayne.

Surviving are son, Lloyd Constantin and wife, Lisa, of Rayne; daughter, Margaret “Peggy” Richard and husband, Russell, of Lafayette; daughter, Bernadette Miller and husband, Mark, of Rayne, eight grandchildren; four step- grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Dewey Constantin; her two daughters, Linda Constantin and Sheila Chitwood; parents Martin Heinen, Sr. and Renola Hebert Heinen; and two brothers, Donald Heinen and Martin “Sonny” Heinen, Jr..

She was born Friday, December 23, 1927. in Acadia Parish,daughter of the late Martin Heinen, Sr. and the late Renola Hebert Heinen.

Friends were received 2:00 p.m. until 10:00 p.m., Monday, June 13, and 8:00 a.m. until services Tuesday, June 14, 2011, at Gossen Funeral Home, Inc., Rayne.

The family would like to thank Dr. Hector Robles and the staff of Hospice Compassus, Our Lady of Lourdes and Meadow Brooke LTAC.

Friends may view the obituary and guestbook online at

Arrangements were entrusted to Gossen Funeral Home, Inc. of Rayne.

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