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Nancy Broussard

New Iberia - A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 3:00 PM, on Tuesday, February 23, 2016, at Nativity of Our Lady Catholic Church in New Iberia, for Nancy Broussard, 69, who passed away on Friday, February 19, 2016, in Loreauville. Interment will follow in the Holy Family Cemetery. Rev. Mario Romero will be the Celebrant. A gathering of family and friends will be Monday from 3:00 PM until 9:00 PM at Pellerin Funeral Home in New Iberia. A rosary will be prayed at 7:00 PM on Monday. Visitation will continue on Tuesday from 8:00 AM until 2:15 PM. A native of New Iberia and a resident of Loreauville, Nancy was born on October 15, 1946 to Cline and Evelyn Chesson Broussard. She had worked at Bi-Lo's, and at one time, along with her uncle Laurent Bonin, she owned her own grocery store. Nancy also worked with her husband, Michael, at Western Auto and was a caregiver for the elderly. From 1995 until 2014 she cared for physically and mentally challenged people, and was a coach for Verna's Very Special Bowling for Challenged Athletes. Nancy was a former cub scout leader for her son Pete, and she was also a girl scout leader for her daughter Michelle. She was a member of the Ladies Auxiliary at Nativity of Our Lady Catholic Church and was also a religion teacher. Nancy had a kind and gentle spirit. She believed deeply in prayer and in God. Michael, her children, and her family were most important. Her life was a reflection of what she believed. Nancy was blessed to have a close group of friends who treated her with great kindness and adopted her as a member of their family. Survivors include her husband of 31 years Michael Broussard of Loreauville; daughters, Laurie Ann Broussard and boyfriend Todd Durham of New Iberia, Michelle Broussard and boyfriend Eunice Gilbert of Loreauville; son, Pete Broussard and wife Brandy of New Iberia; son-in-law, Greg Walet of Loreauville; grandchildren, Rachelle Walet, Kassidy Walet, Joshua Olivier, Timothy Olivier, Courtenay Yeager, Victoria Broussard, Kennedi Broussard, Pearson Broussard, Mia Jolivette, Miles Jolivette; great grandson, Aaron Olivier; brothers, Paul Broussard and wife Geraldine of New Iberia, Darryl Broussard and wife Pamela of Seaford, Delaware, Ted Broussard and partner John Wiesman of Tacoma, Washington, Eddie Broussard and partner Ron Matranga of Riverside, California. In addition to her parents, Nancy was preceded in death by a daughter, Evelyn Walet; grandson, Jacob Olivier; mother-in-law, Thelma Abshire Broussard; brother-in-law, Gerald Broussard; grandparents, Amar & Ovelia Istre Broussard, and Enice & Ledia Vice Chesson. Pallbearers will be Pete Broussard, Miles Jolivette, Paul Broussard, Ted Broussard, Darryl Broussard, and Eddie Broussard. Pellerin Funeral Home, 502 Jefferson Terrace Blvd., New Iberia, LA 70560, 337.365.3331 is in charge of arrangements.

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Our prayers go out to the Broussard families. We remember Nancy as a sweet and kind person who touched everyone she met. She is now in heaven with her mom and dad enjoying themselves and watching over all of you.

Gary & Andy Delaune Mar 3 2016 12:00 AM

i loved Nancy just like a sistershe was my dearest friend so kind and giving. RIP my friend

patricia broussard Feb 28 2016 12:00 AM

My deepest sympathy for the your lost. I knew Nancy and Micheal from Boustany's Store and later we work at Gulf Coast about 12 years ago. I know she will be missed a lot. She was a gently woman and was so kind. Prayers to the Micheal and Family.

Hilda Broussard Feb 27 2016 12:00 AM

I am so sorry to hear of Nancy's passing. I will continue to keep all of you, her family, in my prayers as well as the repose of her soul.

Susan Boutte-Klingman Feb 23 2016 12:00 AM

Sorry for your loss Mrs,Nancy will be deeply miss .Sending our prayers to your family . Harold ,Melissa,Josh Racca and Stacey Raphael Lorraine Thibodeaux

Melissa Racca Jr. Feb 22 2016 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Nancy Broussard

Melissa Racca Jr. Feb 22 2016 12:00 AM

My prayers go out to all of the family. Mom was such a loving person and will be missed greatly. I was blessed to be accepted by her as a son while I was in the family. I will keep all of y'all in my prayers!

James Barratta Feb 21 2016 12:00 AM

sorry for your loss mike n family mrs nancy was a good person going to miss her

nolan gaspard jr Feb 21 2016 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Nancy Broussard

nolan gaspard jr Feb 21 2016 12:00 AM

My deepest sympathy to you and all the family. May Nancy R.I.P. I will keep y'all in my prayers.

Emmaline Horton Champagne Feb 20 2016 12:00 AM

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