Rayne- Funeral Services will be held for Helen J. Broussard, 82, at 11:00 AM on Monday, December 9, 2019 in the Duhon Funeral Home-Rayne Chapel with Pastor Berl Adams officiating. Visitation will be held in the Duhon Funeral Home-Rayne Chapel on Sunday, December 8, 2019 from 10:00 AM until 8:00 PM and will resume on Monday at 8:00 AM until just prior to the service time. Interment will follow the chapel service and will be in St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery “New” in Rayne, LA. Mrs. Broussard passed away on Thursday, December 5, 2019 at St. Joseph Carpenter House in Lafayette, LA.
Mrs. Broussard is survived by her loving husband of 64 years, Edwin Broussard of Rayne, LA; children, Cheryl Gaspard and her husband, Martin of Rayne, LA. Judi Ross and her husband, Sanford of Houston, TX, Michael Broussard and his spouse, Daniel Alfaro of Petaluma, CA; six grandsons, Neil Gaspard and his wife, Laura of Maurice, LA, Mark Gaspard and his partner, Derick Kibodeaux of Baton Rouge, LA, Jason Gaspard and his partner, Julien Perry of New Iberia, LA, Blake Ross of Richmond, TX, Cody Ross of Richmond, TX and Chase Ross of Richmond, TX; two, brothers, Gaston Istre and his wife, Sue of Egan, LA, Winfred Istre and his wife, Dianne of Rayne, LA; two great-grandchildren, Amber Gaspard and Tristan Gaspard both of Maurice, LA; sister- in- law, Irma Primeaux and her husband, Joe of Rayne, LA, as well as numerous nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Ozare and Bertha Istre as well as one brother, George Istre.
Pallbearers will be, Neil Gaspard, Winford Istre, Kevin Istre, Blake Ross, Cody Ross and Chase Ross.
You may view the obituary, sign the guest registry and express condolences to Mrs. Broussard’s family at www.duhonfuneralhome.com.
Duhon Funeral Home-Rayne, (337) 334-3600, 900 East Texas Ave., Rayne, LA 70578 is in charge of all of the arrangements.