New Iberia - A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11:00 am on Monday, November 8, 2021, at St. Marcellus Catholic Church in Rynella for Brooks "Tookey" Hebert, 38, who passed away on Thursday, November 4, 2021.
Entombment will follow in the Holy Family Cemetery.
Rev. James Nguyen will be the Celebrant and Deacon Chris Doumit will assist.
A gathering of family and friends will be Sunday from 4:00 pm until 8:00 pm at Pellerin Funeral Home. A rosary, led by the Men’s Rosary Group, will be prayed at 6:00 pm on Sunday. Visitation will continue on Monday from 8:00 am until 10:15 am.
A native and lifelong resident of New Iberia, Brooks “Tookey” was born on August 3, 1983 and was a graduate of Delcambre High School. He was the owner and operator of Wetlands Marine Airboat Service and a very kind hearted person, who was always willing to help anyone. An avid outdoorsman, “Tookey” enjoyed hunting, fishing, and spending time with his family, friends and their kids, who he was very close to.
Survivors include his parents, Kerry "Tookey" and Tracy Thibodeaux Hebert of New Iberia, LA; grandmothers, Elaine Segura Hebert of New Iberia and Velma Landry Thibodeaux of St. Martinville; uncles, Kent "Tookey" Hebert (Angie) of New Iberia and Karl "Peanut" Hebert (Kim) of New Iberia; aunt, Brenda Hebert Allen (Pat) of Sequin, Texas; uncle/godfather, Donald "Donny" Thibodeaux, Jr. of Houston; aunt/godmother, Rhealeen Thibodeaux Berard (Charlie) of Loreauville; cousins, Dustin Ronsonet (Brai) of Loreauville, Danielle Ronsonet Dore (Dillon) of New Iberia, Brooke Berard Garrett (Timmy) of Loreauville, Brennan "Chief" Berard (Brittany) of Erath, Kaylie Cole (Brandon) of Milton, Carson Hebert of New Iberia, Caroline Hebert of New Iberia, Ashley Allen and Hannah Allen both of Sequin, Texas, Josh Allen (Sarah) of Texas, Ava Hebert of New Iberia, Jhett Ronsonet; and godchild, Elia Ronsonet.
He was preceded in death by his grandfathers, Sederic "Tookey" Hebert and Donald "DJ" Thibodeaux, Sr.; a special friend, Nick Bienvenu; and a cousin, Dillon Ronsonet.
Pallbearers will be Dustin Ronsonet, Seth Babineaux, Justin Dugas, Nick Bourgeois, Grant Thomas, Dusty Neuville, Beau Russo, and Vic Breaux.
Honorary pallbearers include Kent “Tookey” Hebert, Karl "Peanut" Hebert, Hubert Landry, Jr., Brant Eldridge, David Detwiler, Ames "Trey" Dupuis, Blake Bourgeois, Obrey Ronsonet, Brenner Babineaux, Jhett Ronsonet, Donald "Donny" Thibodeaux, Jr., Brennan "Chief" Berard, Kenneth Haycock, David Bourgeois, Jody Badeaux, and Charlie Bayard.
Pellerin Funeral Home, 502 Jefferson Terrace Blvd., New Iberia, LA 70560, (337-365-3331) is in charge of arrangements.