IOTA~ Our mom, Joan R. LeDoux, passed away on Friday, October 16, 2020 in the comfort of her daughter’s home surrounded by her loving family. She was 87. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 1:00 pm on Tuesday, October 20, 2020 at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Iota. Burial will follow in the St. Joseph Cemetery with Father Jude Thierry Celebrant
Joan or “Jeanne” as she was called was known for quilting and sewing. She enjoyed gardening and fishing, but her greatest love was her family and all her children were proud to call her mom. She was the proud mother of four children, Charmaine Kibodeaux and husband, Albert of Egan, Brandan LeDoux and wife, Daniela of Iota and Julie Daigle and husband, Kenny of Egan. She was blessed with twelve grandchildren, Dr. Shawn LeDoux, Erin Harrington, Jordan LeDoux, Andrew LeDoux, Shelly Monceaux, Amber Kibodeaux, Aaron Kibodeaux, Megan LeDoux, Christopher LeDoux, Ashley Deshotel, Dr. Crystal Daigle and Brice Daigle and further blessed with fourteen great grandchildren and two great great grandchildren. She also leaves many other family members and friends who will sadly miss her. We will miss her every day and precious memories of her will remain forever in our hearts.
She is preceded in death by her husband, Reginald LeDoux, Neubern Richard; her son, Dexter LeDoux; grandson, Master Sergeant Nathaniel Kibodeaux; step grandson, Landon Monceaux; her parents, Clement and Dolise Savoy Richard; two brothers, Herman and Charles Richard.
At the request of the family, visitation will be held at Ardoin’s Funeral Home in Iota on Monday, October 19 from 4:00 pm until 8:00 pm and again on Tuesday, October 20th from 10:00 am until time of services. Rita Hebert will recite a Rosary at 6:00 pm on Monday.
Family and friends may view this obituary and sign the guess book at www.ardoinfuneralhomes.com
Ardoin’s Funeral Home of Eunice, 840 Howard Street, (337)779-3083 is in charge of arrangements.