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Pellerin Funeral Home - Breaux Bridge
Friday August 27th, 2021
7:30am - 7:30am

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Pellerin Funeral Home - Breaux Bridge
Friday August 27th, 2021
1:00pm - 1:00pm

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Mass of Christian Burial

St. Bernard Catholic Church
Friday August 27th, 2021
3:30pm - 3:30pm

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Yolande Barras Guidry

Breaux Bridge - A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 3:30 pm on Friday, August 27, 2021, at St. Bernard Catholic Church in Breaux Bridge for Yolande Barras Guidry, 93, who passed away on Monday, August 23, 2021, at J. Michael Morrow Memorial Nursing Home, surrounded by her family.The family requests that visiting hours be observed at the funeral home in Breaux Bridge from 7:30 am until 3:00 pm on Friday.A rosary will be prayed by JoEllen Guidry at 1:00 pm on Friday.Rev. Garrett Savoie will officiate at the Funeral Mass. Readers will be Heidi Robin and Tracy Sonnier. Gift bearers will be Kristy, Lena and Kale Bourque. Altar servers will be Christopher Robin and Liam Robin. Musical selections will be played and sung by Laura Huval.Interment will follow at St. Bernard Cemetery No. 2 in Breaux Bridge. Affectionately called "Loon", Yolande, was a loving mother, grandmother, and great grandmother. She married her husband, Steven Joseph Guidry, on April 23, 1949, and had three sons. She was a caregiver by nature and adored taking care of her family and others. She spent time volunteering with St. Martin Council on Aging. Yolande loved to play Bingo, Pokeno, Bourrée, go to the casino, and out to eat Chinese, and she especially loved to cook for her loved ones. She will be dearly missed.She is survived by her three sons, Lynn James Guidry (JoEllen), Darrel "Boo Boo" Joseph Guidry (Sara), and Larry Charles Guidry; grandchildren, Iris Guidry Miller (Roger), Leslie Guidry Brown (Chris), Kristy Guidry Bourque (Shannon), Heidi Guidry Robin (Christopher) and Tracy Guidry Sonnier (Ji); and great grandchildren, Joshua Miller, Jacob and Gunnar Miguez, Liam and Estelle Robin, and Lena and Kale Bourque.She was preceded in death by her husband, Steven Joseph Guidry; parents, Edvin and Angela Thibodeaux Barras; daughter-in-law, Barbara Guidry; and a great grandchild, Christian Blaine Robin. Pallbearers will be Lynn James Guidry, Darrel "Boo Boo" Joseph Guidry, Larry Charles Guidry, Joshua Miller, Jacob Miguez, and Gunnar Miguez.Honorary pallbearers will be Nolan “Pookie” Wiltz, Allen Devillier, Orest Theriot, Russell Thibodeaux, Roger Miller, Chris Brown, Shannon Bourque, Christopher Robin, Ji Sonnier, Liam Robin, and Kale Bourque.The family would like to express their appreciation to the staff at J. Michael Morrow Memorial Nursing Home, especially Andrea Phillips, who loved her as her own grandmother.Pellerin Funeral Home of Breaux Bridge, 211 Berard St., Breaux Bridge, LA 70517, (337-332-2111) is in charge of arrangements.<iframe class="ts_player" allowfullscreen="true" allowtransparency="true" allow="autoplay; fullscreen" frameborder="0" height="330" scrolling="no" src="https://www.tributeslides.com/videos/embedded_video/K9S333PQYKTG39KD" width="512"></iframe>

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Patrick Duffy Nov 30 -0001 12:00 AM

Loon will be truly missed. We enjoyed many casino trips, bingo games and poker games with her. She always had a smile on her face. She helped me a lot at the Council on Aging. Our sympathy to the family. Dennis, Leona and Mandy Barras.

Leona Barrad Nov 30 -0001 12:00 AM

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Brenda Thibodeaux Nov 30 -0001 12:00 AM

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So sorry to hear about Mrs. Loon. She was my moms roommate at the nursing home for awhile. Such a sweet lady. My condolences and prayers to the family.

Ginger Huval Nov 30 -0001 12:00 AM

Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this time. Love Yates and Pam McGraw Gift Of Peace was purchased for the family of Yolande Barras Guidry.

Tribute Store Nov 30 -0001 12:00 AM

My daddy said my great grandmother Angeline and her sister Angela (Miss Loons mom) were quite the characters together. Sounds like Miss Loon was cut from the same cloth of joy and good times. All my condolences to her family and may they remember the joy and laughter s...

Nicholas Allemand Nov 30 -0001 12:00 AM

My deepest sympathy goes out to the family!!

Tammy Thibodeaux Nov 30 -0001 12:00 AM

You have my deepest sympathy for the loss of this beautiful woman, she was a wonderful sweet little mom mom, when I would meet up with her at Allen and Marie's home, she was so free spirit, still had alot of spunk in her, I adored having conversations with her at Marie's,...

Jackie Boyer Nov 30 -0001 12:00 AM

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