Ethel Bertrand Obituary
Ethel Mae Bertrand photos Ethel Mae Bertrand photos

There are 42 photos in the gallery

Service Information

 
In Memory of

Ethel Mae Bertrand

February 25, 1940 - February 3, 2014
Obituary

Ethel Mae Bertrand, 73 passed away Monday, February 3, 2014 surrounded by her loving family. She was a native of Eunice and a resident of Lake Charles. Ethel was a member of St. Theodore Catholic Church. She was a loving wife of 49 years to Lucius Jr. as well as a loving mother, grandmother and great grandmother. She loved her family and the times she spent spoiling the kids. She loved doing crafts, Cajun music and sitting on the back porch watching and feeding birds. Survivors include one son, Mark Bertrand and wife Cheryl of Moss Bluff; two daughters, Rebecca Fay Bertrand Watts and husband Adrian Sr. and Cindy Marie Bertrand Shortt...
Ethel Mae Bertrand, 73 passed away Monday, February 3, 2014 surrounded by her loving family.
She was a native of Eunice and a resident of Lake Charles. Ethel was a member of St. Theodore Catholic Church. She was a loving wife of 49 years to Lucius Jr. as well as a loving mother, grandmother and great grandmother. She loved her family and the times she spent spoiling the kids. She loved doing crafts, Cajun music and sitting on the back porch watching and feeding birds.
Survivors include one son, Mark Bertrand and wife Cheryl of Moss Bluff; two daughters, Rebecca Fay Bertrand Watts and husband Adrian Sr. and Cindy Marie Bertrand Shortt and husband Chad all of Moss Bluff; eight grandchildren, Clint Cox and wife Lacie, Brandon Shortt and wife Akayla, Michael Shortt and wife Rheanna, Karlee Shortt, Emily Lopez, Scott Bertrand, Adrian Watts, Jr. and Jada Watts; four great grandchildren, Presley Shortt, Dylan Shortt, Paetyn Shortt and William Cox. She was preceded in death by her loving husband Lucius Bertrand; her parents, William Achten and Pearl Oliver Achten; and one brother, William Achten, Jr.
Her funeral will be at 11a.m. Thursday, February 6, 2014 at Hixson Funeral Home of Moss Bluff. Monsignor Charles Dubois will officiate. Burial will be at Westlake Memorial Park Cemetery. Visitation is from 3p.m. to 9p.m. Wednesday with a rosary at 6p.m. in the funeral home. Words of comfort may be shared with the family at www.hixsonfuneralhomes.com.

Share your memories or express your condolences by signing the Guest Book below or click here for entry suggestions.

"Cindy & Becky so sorry for y'all's loss. Heaven gained another angel. Keeping y'all and y'all's family in my thoughts and prayers. Love y'all." Wendy Richard (Westlake, LA)

Submit Guest Book Entry
This Guest Book has 13 entries. View Complete Guest Book

Personalize Your Tribute

Share photos, videos and more with Legacy Memorial Websites. Find out more.

 
Start Planning Today

Make Your Plan Today

Preplanning your funeral or cemetery arrangements gives you and your loved ones peace of mind. Don't wait. Make your plan online today.
Plan Online Now

Audio Condolences

Use your phone to dial in a free personalized message. Click here to make an entry or listen to recordings from friends and family.