New Iberia - A Funeral Service will be held at 2:30 pm on Saturday, April 2, 2022, at Pellerin Funeral Home in New Iberia for Lana Bourg Bernard, 75, who passed away on Sunday, March 27, 2022.
Interment will follow in Beau Pre Cemetery in Jeanerette.
Rev. Roland Fontenot will officiate.
Visitation will be Saturday from 9:00 am until 2:30 pm at Pellerin Funeral Home.
A resident of New Iberia, Mrs. Bernard was born on March 9, 1947, in Ville Platte, to the late Donald Edward Julian and Frank Floyce Willett Julian. She was employed at CLECO for 19 years and then retired from the University of Louisiana Lafayette New Iberia Research Center. Mrs. Bernard was a member of Trinity Baptist Church and her hobbies included sewing, going to garage sales, cooking, baking, and camping. Most of all she cherished spending time with her family.
Survivors include her husband of 14 years, Denis Bernard of New Iberia; children, Nikki Patout (David) of New Iberia, Angelique Duncan (Grady) of Milam, Texas and James Bourg (Gloria) of New Iberia; step children, Denise Bernard (companion Ray) of Arnaudville, Lillian Harrison (Joe) of Montgomery, Texas, Connie Dugas of St. Martinville, Todd Dugas (Tammy) of Austin, Texas, and Jason Dugas (Fiance Lacey) of Raceland; sister, Donna Johnson (Wilson "Tee") of New Iberia; grandchildren, Alexis Patout (fiance Anthony Ebanks), Breleigh Decoux Trahan, Brittany Decoux Bradley (Conner), Seth Patout, Braxton Duncan, Sy Patout, Sophie Bourg and Gabrielle "Gabby" Bourg, Robert Bourg; great grandchildren, Ami Guidry, Ari Guidry, Aysen Ebanks, Bentley Trahan, Breyden Trahan, Ahnaleigh Patout, Auden Patout, Elliana Patout, Kingston Patout, Ryleigh Hargis and Kiya Patout; step grandchildren, Jordy Dugas, Jaslynn Dugas, Charlie Dugas, Brianna Jasso, Hart Bernard, Jacque Harrison, Elle Harrison and Justus Harrison; step great grandchildren, Maison Arceneaux, Natalie Arceneaux and Jayden Dugas; godchildren, Troy Johnson and Tyler Johnson; her beloved dogs, Molly and Drago.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her first husband of 32 years, Robert "Bob" Bourg and a infant son.
Pallbearers will be James Bourg, Seth Patout, Sy Patout, Braxton Duncan, David Patout and Grady Duncan.
Pellerin Funeral Home, 502 Jefferson Terrace Blvd., New Iberia, LA 70560, (337-365-3331).