New Iberia – Memorial services will be held at Pellerin Funeral Home at noon on Thursday, August 31, 2023, for Gloria M. Peltier, 82, who passed away peacefully on August 18, 2023, at Maison Teche Nursing Home in Jeanerette.
Deacon Durk Viator will officiate.
Inurnment will be private.
Visitation will be at the funeral home from 10:00 am until noon on Thursday.
A native and resident of New Iberia, Gloria was born on July 19, 1941. In her younger years, she worked for CLECO, then went on to become a dedicated housekeeper. She enjoyed bowling and going out dancing. She loved being around family, laughing with friends, and spending time at home. Among all of her relationships, there was one that held a special place in Gloria's heart. Her cousin and best friend, Diane Racheau Walker, shared an unbreakable bond with Gloria throughout their lives. They laughed together, supported each other through difficult times, and created lifelong memories that will forever be treasured.
Ms. Peltier is survived by a half-brother, Kevin Viator; stepsisters, Elda Viator Hebert and Geraldine Viator Dore; aunt, Doris “Polly” Suire; niece, Jency Viator; nephew, Landon Viator; stepchildren, Greg Boudreaux of Broussard, Jeff Boudreaux of Baytown, TX, and Racheal Boudreaux Lewtan of Jacksonville, FL; and numerous cousins.
She was preceded in death by her father, Fred Peltier; mother, Claudia Trahan Viator; stepfather, Edwin Viator, Sr.; maternal grandparents, Evalture Beckin and Mathilde Borel Trahan; paternal grandparents, Whiley and Therese Peltier; stepbrother, E.J. Viator; stepdaughter, Karen Boudreaux Broussard; and numerous aunts, uncles and cousins.
The family would like to express their heartfelt appreciation to Doris Suire, Susan Landry, Diane Gondron, and Francis and Lois Derouen for their love and support during this difficult time.
Pellerin Funeral Home, 502 Jefferson Terrace Blvd., New Iberia, LA 70560 (337-365-3331).