Wilbert O Broussard

August 26, 1932 ~ January 9, 2017


Funeral services for Mr. Wilbert O. Broussard, 84, will be held at 2:00 p.m., Thursday, January 12, 2017 in Our Lady of the Lake Catholic Church with Rev. Jay Alexius officiating.

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

Mr. Broussard died at 8:50 a.m., Monday, January 9, 2017 in the Acadia General Hospital in Crowley.

Funeral home visitation will be from 11:00 a.m. until 9:00 p.m. Wednesday; and Thursday from 8:00 a.m. until time of services.

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

Mr. Broussard was a lifelong resident of Lake Arthur. He was a retired Safety Inspector in the oil industry. He was a high school graduate and a member of Our Lady of the Lake Catholic Church.

Survivors include his wife, Ida Belle LaCombe Broussard; one daughter, Rhonda Broussard of Lafayette; one sister, Ethel Broussard Seagraves of Lake Arthur; three grandchildren, Mariah, Seth and Madison Broussard; two great grandchildren, Amelia and Malcolm.

He is preceded in death by his parents, Lucius O. and Estella Bourne Broussard; one son, Mark Wilbert Broussard; one grandson, Nicholas Broussard and four brothers.


Burial: Thursday, January 12, 2017
12:00 am - 12:00 am

St. Anthony Cemetery

Funeral Service: Thursday, January 12, 2017
2:00 pm - 12:00 am

Our Lady of the Lake Catholic Church

Rosary: Wednesday, January 11, 2017
6:00 pm - 12:00 am

Miguez Funeral Home - Lake Arthur

Visitation: Wednesday, January 11, 2017
11:00 am - 9:00 pm

Miguez Funeral Home - Lake Arthur

Visitation: Thursday, January 12, 2017
8:00 am - 1:30 pm

Miguez Funeral Home - Lake Arthur

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  1. Rhonda and Mrs Ida, words can't express my sorrow for your family and nothing I can say will mend your broken hearts. Please know that y'all are in my thoughts and prayers. I lift your family up to the Lord for his peace and comfort in his presence. God bless you in your time of need, much love…Lisa

  2. Words cannot be said for the sudeen loss of a loved one. Know we are thinking and praying for you as our hearts are heavy for you also.

  3. Rhonda, I am saddened to hear of the loss of your dad, and my heart felt prayers for peace in your heart and my condolences are with you. May God's presence comfort you in time of sorrow.

  4. Dear Ida Belle and Rhonda, So sorry for the loss of your beloved Wilbert (husband and father). You know how much I love you both and wish I could be with you tomorrow evening.I don't think I can make it. you are definitely in my thoughts and prayers. Mena and Dan

  5. my thought and prayers are always with y'all. he was a great father and friend..god bless your family..lots of love and prayer for y'all

  6. Ida and Rhonda, the Dronet sisters send their sincere condolences on the loss of your husband and father. We are praying for both of you and Mark's children and grandchildren.

  7. My most sincere condolences for your loss. 2 Corinthians 1:3,4 says: "Praised be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of tender mercies and the God of all comfort, who comforts us". Seek our Creator for the much needed comfort by reading his word. Not only will you receive comfort, but at the same time, be reminded of God's promises for a better future. (John 5:28,29)

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