EUNICE- It is with heavy hearts that the family of Yola Marie Johnson Belleau announces the passing of their beloved mother, grandmother and friend at the age of 72. A Mass of Christian Burial will be Celebrated at 10:00 am on Wednesday, April 20, 2022, at St. Anthony Catholic Church in Eunice with Father Hampton Davis, Celebrant.
Yola was a successful hairdresser for over 50 years. She enjoyed her grandchildren, friends, jewelry, and going to the casino. The family would like to extend a special thank you to Compassus Hospice and Michael Sonnier.
Yola will be missed dearly by all who knew and loved her especially her children, Brian Belleau and wife, Colleen of Swords, Leslie Trahan and husband, Brandon of Swords; grandchildren, Lane Goutierrez, Ty Joseph Belleau, Stella Marie Belleau, Caroline, Ethan, and Mylie Trahan; a very close and devoted friend who was like a family member, Margaret Darbonne; as well as extended family and friends.
She is preceded in death by her mother, Wyda Mae Lafleur; father, Ivan Johnson; and maternal grandparents, Cleas and Stella Sittig Lafleur.
At the request of the family, visitation will be held at Ardoin’s Funeral Home in Eunice on Tuesday, April 19th from 5:00 pm until 9:00 pm and again on Wednesday, April 20th from 8:00 am until time of services. A Rosary will be prayed Tuesday evening at 7:00 pm led by Virginia Fontenot.
Pallbearers include Brian Belleau, Brandon Trahan, Ethan Trahan, David Lafleur (Godchild), Andrew Pousson (Godchild), and Jody Miller. Honorary pallbearer is Ty Joseph Belleau.
Family and friends may view this obituary and sign the guestbook at www.ardoinfuneralhomes.com
Ardoin’s Funeral Home of Eunice, 1301 West Laurel Ave, (337)457.3371 is in charge of arrangements.