June 19, 1925 - March 4, 2015
Funeral services were held for Bernita Soileau, 89, of Ville Platte, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Ville Platte at 11 a.m., Friday, March 6. Burial followed in the Evangeline Memorial Park Cemetery.
A loving wife, mother, grandmother and friend, Mrs. Soileau died Wednesday, March 4, 2015.
Survivors include her husband of 68-and-a-half years, Alvin J. Soileau of Ville Platte; and two sons, Kent Soileau and his wife, Beverly, of Lake Charles and Brent Soileau of Ville Platte. Also left behind to cherish her memory are her three grandchildren, Dr. Monique Burke of Baltimore, Maryland, Trent Soileau of Natchitoches and Scott Soileau of Grand Prairie; and her six great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Edoix and Oline Tate Fontenot; two brothers, Willie “Red” Fontenot and Isom “Ike” Fontenot; and two sisters, Rose Fontenot and Gloria Ardoin.
Father Jason Vidrine officiated.
Family and friends may view the online obituary and/or sign the guestbook at www.ardoinfuneralhomes.com.
Ardoin’s Funeral Home of Ville Platte was in charge of arrangements.