Olita D. Lemaire
Funeral services will be held Wednesday, June 11, 2008 at an 11 a.m. Mass of Christian Burial in St. Mary Magdalen Catholic Church honoring the life Olita Duplantis Lemaire, 92, who died June 9, 2008 at Maison du Monde Living Center.
She will be laid to rest at St. Paul Cemetery with Rev. Greg Chauvin officiating the services.
She is survived by two sons, Dennis Lemaire of Delcambre and A.J. LeMaire of Rayne; two daughters, Delores Gary of New Iberia and Maudry LeBlanc of Fannett, Texas; 22 grandchildren; 45 great grandchildren and 19 great, great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Abraham Duplantis and the former Elodie Lapointe; husband, Preston Lemaire, sons, Lenwood Lemaire, Dudley Lemaire and Jeffery Lemaire; two grandchildren, two brothers and three sisters.
The family requests that visiting hours be observed at Vincent Funeral Home, 209 South St. Charles, Abbeville, Tuesday, June 10 from 8 a.m. until 10 p.m. with a rosary to be prayed at 7 p.m.; Wednesday, June 11 from 8 a.m. until 10:45 a.m. when the procession will department for the church.
Condolences may be sent to the family at www.vincent-abbeville.com.
All funeral arrangements are being conducted by Vincent Funeral Home of Abbeville (893-4661).