EUNICE ~ It is with the heaviest hearts that the family of Ethel A. Hale announces her passing on Sunday, November 14, 2021, at her home surrounded by loved ones at the age of 83. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 1:00 pm on Tuesday, November 16, 2021, at St. Thomas More Catholic Church. Burial will follow in Mt. Calvary Cemetery.
Ethel loved to go garage selling and loved her plants. She enjoyed being with her children, sisters, and family, but most of all she was a loving mother, sister, grandmother, and friend and remembered by all, especially by her children, Mike Hale and wife, Shirley of Breaux Bridge, Wanda Veillon and husband, Billy of Centerville, and Darlene Mire and husband, Christopher of Iota; her sisters, Rose LaFleur of Basile, Iris Langley of Basile, and Mildred Vincent and husband, Jimmy of Iowa; seven grandchildren and eleven great grandchildren; as well as extended family and friends.
She is preceded in death by her husband, Gerald Hale; daughters, Debbie Stroderd and Karen Veillon; parents, Paul and Amelie LeJeune Arabie; siblings, Anthony Arabie, Paul Arabie, Jr., Ruby Matte, and Cecile Deshotel; granddaughter, Alesia Stroderd; and great grandson, Jaxon Walter Veillon.
At the request of the family, visitation will be held at Ardoin’s Funeral Home in Eunice on Monday, November 15th from 2:00 pm until 8:00 pm and again on Tuesday, November 16th from 8:00 am until time of services. Deacon Robbie Leger will pray a Rosary at 6:00 pm on Monday.
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.
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