Breaux Bridge - A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10:00 am on Monday, April 25, 2022, at St. Bernard Catholic Church in Breaux Bridge for Simon G Cormier, 92, who passed away on Thursday, April 21, 2022.
The family requests that visiting hours be observed at the funeral home in Breaux Bridge from 2:00 pm until 8:00 pm on Sunday and continue on Monday at 7:00 am until 9:30 am.
A rosary will be prayed at 7:00 pm on Sunday by the Men's Rosary Group, followed by a Eulogy.
Rev. Garrett McIntyre will officiate at the Funeral Mass. Interment will follow at St. Bernard Cemetery No. 1 in Breaux Bridge.
Simon honorably served his country in the United States Army. He was a member of the VFW Post 4215 and American Legion Post 133. Simon was a devout Catholic and parishioner of St. Bernard Catholic Church, where he served as an Usher. He was an avid golfer and he enjoyed wood carving and keeping his yard perfectly manicured. Simon was a loving and devoted husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather, and brother, who will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved him.
He is survived by his wife of 71 years, Lorraine Savoy Cormier; sons, Dennis M. Cormier (Eirinn) and Kenneth C. Cormier (Sharon); daughter, Sandra C. Stelly (Tony); brother, Ernest Cormier (Janelle); sister-in-law, Bernita Cormier; grandchildren, Rolland Guillot (Ashley), Jordan Guillot (Kayla), Ryan Cormier, Cody Cormier (Lindsey), Amanda Thomley (Michael), Justin Cormier (Amber) and Emelyn Cormier; and great-grandchildren, Lexi Guillot, Landon Guillot, Payton Cormier, Clara Cormier and Simon Thomley.
He was preceded in death by his sons, Terry Cormier and Keith Cormier; parents, Margarite Bellaire Cormier and Gerard Cormier; brothers, Jerome Cormier, Emile Cormier and James Cormier; and sisters, Germaine Brasseaux and Inez Patin.
Pallbearers will be Rolland Guillot, Jordan Guillot, Ryan Cormier, Cody Cormier, Amanda Thomley, Justin Cormier, and Emelyn Cormier.
Masses may be offered for the repose of his soul to St. Bernard Catholic Church (219 E. Bridge St. Breaux Bridge, LA 70517), or donations may be made in Simon's memory to the Alzheimer's Association, or to the Breaux Bridge VFW & American Legion, P O Box 1024, Breaux Bridge, LA 70517.
Pellerin Funeral Home of Breaux Bridge, 211 Berard St., Breaux Bridge, LA 70517, (337-332-2111) is in charge of arrangements.