Opelousas - A Funeral Service will be held at 1:30 p.m. on Saturday, July 7, 2018 for Thelma Joubert in the Skip Montet Chapel at Lafond-Ardoin Funeral Home. The Reverend Monsignor Jeff DeBlanc will officiate the service. Rite of Committal will follow in St. Bridget Catholic Church Cemetery.
Visitation will be held at Lafond-Ardoin Funeral Home on Saturday, July 7, 2018 from 9:00 a.m. until the time of service. A Rosary will be prayed at 1:00 p.m. by Reverend Monsignor Jeff DeBlanc.
Thelma Joubert, age 87 and a resident of Opelousas, passed away on Wednesday, July 4, 2018 at her residence.
Mrs. Thelma's family meant everything to her. She always sent her guests home with a little gift. Mrs. Thelma will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved her.
She is survived by her daughters, Ethel Hecard and Alice Verrette (Raymond Cormier); son-in-law, Leland Dohmann; grandchildren, Blair Verrette, Angela Raines, Tammy Verrette, Raymond Dohmann, Kristie Boudreaux, Wade Dohmann, Cherisse Dohmann and Kelly Cookmeyer; and 10 great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her beloved husband of 66 years, Reme J. Joubert; father, Joseph Henderson; mother, Ethel Brown; daughter, Shirley Dohmann; son, Raymond Joubert; brother, Jimmy Henderson; sister, Emily Rose Guillory; great-granddaughter, Courtney Cookmeyer; sons-in-law, Dale Verrette, Warren Hecard and Jerry Falcone.
Family and friends are invited to sign and view the online guestbook at www.lafondardoin.com.
LaFond-Ardoin Funeral Home of Opelousas, 2845 South Union Street, Opelousas, LA, 70570 (337-942-2638) has been entrusted with the funeral arrangements.
Ethel and Alice so sorry to hear of your mom's death. She is now resting without pain. I just found out last Saturday. I was in Washington DC July 4th week or I would have definitely been there to give you'll a hug.
It is so tough to lose a parent especially our precious and safety net mother. Love Pris
Priscilla Darbonne ChachereYoungsville, LA
I feel so blessed to have been a part of her family, even for just a little while. She was so precious. Love to everyone. Kris
Kristina BoieDenton, TX
Raymond I am so sorry for your loss, you and your father are in our thoughts and prayers. We love you Raymond stay strong. Elizabeth and myself are here for you.
Pamela TrahanYoungsville, LA
So sorry for your loss prayers for the family
Mary Ann Joubert TurnerBaton Rouge, LA