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Evelyn Marie LeJeune

October 21, 1937 ~ July 10, 2020

Lake Arthur

2 Timothy 4:7

I have fought a good fight, I have finished my course, I have kept the faith.

Our precious Mom earned her angel wings on July 10, 2020 after her battle with cancer in her residence surrounded by her loving family.

Funeral services for Mrs. Evelyn Marie Broussard LeJeune, 82, will be held at 2:00 p.m., Tuesday, July 14, 2020 in Our Lady of the Lake Catholic Church with Rev. Roland Vaughn officiating.

Burial will follow in the St. Anthony Cemetery under the direction of Miguez Funeral Home of Lake Arthur.

Funeral home visitation will be from 2:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. Monday; and 8:00 a.m. Tuesday until the time of service.

A rosary will be recited at 6:00 p.m. Monday in the funeral home chapel.

Mrs. LeJeune was a lifelong resident of Lake Arthur. She was a very loving and supportive matriarch of her family. Her children, grandchildren, great grandchildren, and great-great grandchildren were her life.  She loved hosting Easter Sunday at her house with all her family.  Her monthly luncheons with her nieces were very special to her. She enjoyed cooking, especially fried chicken and making homemade ice cream and bread. 

She is survived by her four daughters, Sharon Lejeune, Genny (Jackie) Stagg, Christine (Wayne) Lopez all of Lake Arthur, Shelia (Jim) Simon of Jennings; two sons, Brent (Claudia) LeJeune, Bryan (Jackie) LeJeune both of Jennings; three sisters, Hilda Swire of Lake Arthur, Alice LeJeune, Brenda Kolber both of Jennings; 17 grandchildren, Sherri Clark, Robbie Price, Amber LeDoux, Stacey Stagg, Lisa Smith, Jason Stagg, Lindsey Charles, Rachell Fontenot, Kelly Guidry, Blaine LeJeune, Dusty Lopez, Alisha Roy, Meghan Pellerin, Jerrett Simon, Jade Simon, Cody LeJeune, Dylan LeJeune; 33 great grandchildren and 2 great-great grandchildren.

Mrs. LeJeune is preceded in death by the love of her life for 64 years, Robert Lee LeJeune; her parents, Emile and Alice Martin Broussard; step mother Dorothy V. Broussard; two sisters, Francis Monceaux, Mary Hardee; seven brothers, Hillard Lawrence, Lee Roy, Clarence, Willy, Joseph, Albert Broussard; and one great grandchild, Noah Pellerin.

Pallbearers will be her grandsons.

The family would like to give a special thanks to Heart of Hospice, her daughter-in-law Claudia LeJeune and niece Marlene Guillory who went above and beyond in helping Mom during her time of need.

Services

Burial: Tuesday, July 14, 2020
3:15 pm - 12:00 am

St. Anthony Cemetery

Funeral Mass: Tuesday, July 14, 2020
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Our Lady of the Lake Catholic Church

Rosary: Monday, July 13, 2020
6:00 pm - 6:45 pm

Miguez Funeral Home - Lake Arthur

Visitation: Monday, July 13, 2020
2:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Miguez Funeral Home - Lake Arthur

Visitation: Tuesday, July 14, 2020
8:00 am - 1:30 pm

Miguez Funeral Home - Lake Arthur

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  1. God Bless your soul Evelyn! I can see your pretty smile as you join your loved ones! Oh, the rapture of that meeting!

  2. My thoughts and prayers are with all of you during the time of loss! May your journey through this time also be filled with all the sweet memories of your times together!

  3. So sorry for y’all’s loss ,she was a sweetheart . My thoughts and prayers are with you all at this difficult time. Love you all.

  4. Thinking of your family and praying for God’s comfort. My memories of your mom are of a faith-filled woman who LOVED her family. With sincere sympathy…

  5. Sending my deepest sympathy and prayers to all of you. I grew up being neighbors with Mrs. Evelyn's parents and knew all of the children and was in school with some of Mrs. Evelyn's children. I am in thought and prayer that God send you all peace , love and understanding in this saddest of time.
    Sincerely,
    Cathy Dupuis

  6. My thoughts & prayers are with the family during this time. Growing up I have many memories of Mrs. Evelyn. She was such a sweet lady. May God give you comfort.


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