DELCAMBRE – Funeral Services will be conducted for Mrs. Dalta Mae Jagers Bourque, age 90, at 1:00 pm Saturday, June 29, 2013 at Our Lady of the Lake Catholic Church with Fr. Herb Bennerfield officiating. Interment will follow at the Church mausoleum.
Visitation will be held from 3:00 pm until 10:00 pm on Friday with a Rosary at 7:00 pm. The funeral home will reopen at 8:00 am on Saturday and remain open until service time.
A native of Delcambre and resident of Abbeville, Mrs. Bourque passed away at 11:31 pm on Wednesday, June 26, 2013 at Maison du Monde Nursing Home in Abbeville.
Mrs. Bourque loved to embroider, garden and spend time with her family. She was well known as being an excellent housekeeper. She was a loving wife, mother and grandmother. She will be deeply missed by all who knew her.
She is survived by her son, Rodney Bourque and wife Charmaine of Delcambre; daughters, Faye Gros and husband Michael of Patterson, Donna Adam and husband Anthony "Curly" of Abbeville; son-in-law, Aramise Martin of Delcambre; sister, Maerine Broussard and husband Francis; thirteen grandchildren, twenty-three great grandchildren and twelve great great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Minos J. Bourque; parents, Minor and Louisa Jagers; sister, Anna Mae Jagers and daughter, Judy Ann Martin.
Pallbearers will be Scotty Sonnier, Lance Sonnier, Casey Sonnier, Durke LeBlanc, Heath Bourque, Ben Bourque, Nick Bourque and Eric Stubblefield.
To view on-line obituary, video tribute and sign the guest register, please visit www.evangelinefuneralhome.com.
Evangeline Funeral Homes, Inc. of Delcambre is in charge of arrangements.