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Judy Sylvester

November 6, 1938 ~ June 12, 2020 (age 81)

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Opelousas - Funeral services for Judy Sylvester will be held at 12:00 p.m. on Thursday, June 18, 2020, in the Skip Montet Memorial Chapel of the Lafond-Ardoin Funeral Home, 2845 South Union Street, in Opelousas.  Graveside services will be held at 2:30 p.m. with interment burial immediately following in the Greenwood Memorial Park, 2202 Military Hwy, in Pineville, LA.  Fr. Pete Smith will conduct the Religious services. 

Judy Sylvester, 81, Sister and Aunt, passed away on Friday, June 12, 2020, at Our Lady of Lourdes Regional Medical Center in Lafayette.

She was a native of Alexandria and a longtime resident of Washington. She was a longtime member of the Episcopal Church of the Epiphany in Opelousas where she played the organ for many years. She was a past member of the Washington Garden Club.  She enjoyed her rose gardens and loved the knowledge of the local history.  She will be missed by all who knew her.

Survivors include three sisters: Patricia Woods, Dixie Feratta, and Sheridan Sylvester; nephews: William Woods, Edward Sylvester, and Jeffery Sylvester; and nieces: Christy Woods and Jennifer Barham.

She was preceded in death by her parents: Robert Bringhurst Sylvester and Irma Grace Dixon Sylvester; and her brother, Sonny Sylvester.

Visitation will be held on Thursday, June 18, 2020, in the Lafond Ardoin Funeral Home from 10:00 a.m. until 12:00 p.m.  

Flowers and condolences welcomed at Lafond-Ardoin Funeral Home. Donations can be made to Louisiana Public Broadcasting.  

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.

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Services

Visitation
Thursday
June 18, 2020

10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Skip Montet Chapel at Lafond-Ardoin Funeral Home
2845 South Union Street
Opelousas, LA 70570

Funeral Service
Thursday
June 18, 2020

12:00 PM
Skip Montet Chapel at Lafond-Ardoin Funeral Home
2845 South Union Street
Opelousas, LA 70570

Graveside Service and Burial
Thursday
June 18, 2020

2:30 PM
Greenwood Memorial Park, LA, Pineville

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