BASILE~Our hearts are heavy as we lost a wonderful mother, sister, grandmother and friend, Geraldine G. Matte on Friday, November 27, 2015 in Pasadena, TX at the age of 75. A Mass of Christian Burial will be Celebrated at 10:00 am on Saturday, December 05, 2015 at St. Augustine Catholic Church in Basile. Burial will follow in the St. Augustine Cemetery with Father David Hebert Celebrant.
Geraldine a native of Lyons Point and a resident of Pasadena, TX. She loved quilting but most of all she loved her family and grandkids. She will be deeply missed by all who knew and loved her especially her two sons, Jeffery Matte and wife, Nicole and Mark Matte all of Pasadena, TX; four daughters, Therese Seilhan and husband, Kevin of Basile, Annette Tadlock and husband, Paul of Pasadena, TX, Sarah Hatcher and husband, Terry of Norton, Ohio and Alice Christine Matte of Pasadena, TX; one brother, Olden Guillot of Morse; two sisters, Bernice Young of Basile and Etheline Abshire of Crowley; and the fourteen joys of her life her grandchildren and ten great grandchildren; as well as extended family and friends.
She is preceded in death by her husband, Bobby Matte; her parents, Louis and Alice Guillot; a brother, Nolan Guillot and a sister Dorothy Simon.
At the request of the family, visitation will be held at Ardoin's Funeral Home in Basile on Friday, December 4th from 2:00 pm until 10:00 pm and again on Saturday, December 5th from 8:00 am until time of services. Father David Hebert will recite a Rosary at 6:00 pm Friday evening.
The family asks for those who desire, memorial contributions be made in Geraldine's memory to The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, Texas Gulf Coast Chapter, 5433 Westheimer, Houston, TX 77056.