Rita Daigle Obituary

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Rita Cecilia Zimmerman Daigle

January 27, 1924 - August 26, 2014
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GONZALES – A Mass of Christian Burial will be conducted for Mrs. Rita Cecilia Zimmerman Daigle, age 90, at 11:00 am Monday, September 1, 2014 at St. Theresa of Avila Catholic Church with Rev. Eric Gyan presiding. Interment will follow at Cornerview Cemetery. Visitation will be held on Sunday, August 31, 2014 at Ourso Funeral home from 5:00 pm until 9:00 pm with a Rosary at 7:00 pm. Visitation will resume Monday morning at St. Theresa of Avila Catholic Church from 9:00 am until Mass time at 11:00 am. A native of Shreveport, a high school graduate of St. Vincent Academy and resident of Gonzales, Mrs. Daigle passed away at 1:30 pm on...
GONZALES – A Mass of Christian Burial will be conducted for Mrs. Rita Cecilia Zimmerman Daigle, age 90, at 11:00 am Monday, September 1, 2014 at St. Theresa of Avila Catholic Church with Rev. Eric Gyan presiding. Interment will follow at Cornerview Cemetery.
Visitation will be held on Sunday, August 31, 2014 at Ourso Funeral home from 5:00 pm until 9:00 pm with a Rosary at 7:00 pm. Visitation will resume Monday morning at St. Theresa of Avila Catholic Church from 9:00 am until Mass time at 11:00 am.
A native of Shreveport, a high school graduate of St. Vincent Academy and resident of Gonzales, Mrs. Daigle passed away at 1:30 pm on Tuesday, August 26, 2014. She was very active in St. Theresa Parish. Mrs. Daigle was a Eucharistic Minister, member of the Catholic Daughters, member of the Ladies Altar Society, served in the prison ministry, made visits to the homebound and taught religious education. She was a member of the St. Theresa church choir and was active in the Resurrection Choir. She was also a member of the American Legion Auxiliary. The family would like to extend a special thank you to the staff of St. Elizabeth Hospital and to the nurses, attendants and staff of Gonzales Healthcare for all the help and support they gave to Mrs. Daigle.
She is survived by her husband, Arthur Daigle; daughter, Linda Daigle Watts and husband Bobby; sons, Joseph Glen Daigle and wife Mindy, Don Daigle, Gary Daigle and wife Maria, Steven Daigle and wife Lee Ann; sister, JoAnne Zimmerman Fulco; brothers, Joseph Zimmerman, Raymond Zimmerman; grandchildren, Joel Daigle, Leah Frances Daigle, Matthew Watts, Luke Watts, Karen Watts, Erin Daigle, Paige Daigle, Grant Daigle, Julia Daigle; great-grandchildren, Immanuel Jackson, Jada Daigle and Joely Daigle.
She was preceded in death by her son, Dennis M. Daigle; parents, Joseph Zimmerman and Alberta Elsesser Zimmerman and sisters, Regina Fulco and Florence Daniels.
Pallbearers will be Joel Daigle, Matthew Watts, Luke Watts, Grant Daigle and Marty Bourgeois.
To view on-line obituary, video tribute and sign the guest register, please visit www.oursofuneralhome.com.
Ourso Funeral Homes of Gonzales is in charge of arrangements.

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