Port Barre —A Mass of Christian Burial for Ms. Gussie Robin will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday, April 18, 2017, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Port Barre. Reverend Picard will celebrate the Mass. Rite of Committal will follow in the Sacred Heart Cemetery.
It is with great sadness we announce the passing of our beloved sister, aunt and friend, Gussie Robin. Born on October 1, 1933 and departed from this world to be with her Savior on April 10, 2017 at the age of 83. She was a lifelong resident of Port Barre, LA. She was never married but was a godmother to numerous children. She loved children and had plenty of toys for them to play with and candy to eat. She worked at Elder Lumber Company for 30 years as a book keeper. She will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved her.
She is survived by her two brothers, Larry Eugene Robin and wife, Marguerite of Alexandria, and Morris “Butch” Robin and wife, Margaret of Slaughter; a double first cousin who was like a sister, Carolyn Cropper and numerous nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in the death by her parents, Morris “Cocky” and Elder Robin; her two siblings Marion Raymond Robin and Leroy J. Robin.
The family request visitation be held on Monday, April 17, 2017, from 5:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m at the Sibille Funeral Home in Port Barre. The funeral home will reopen on Tuesday at 8:00 a.m. until time of service. A Rosary service will be prayed on Monday by Reverend Picard at 7:00 p.m.
The family would to give a special thanks to Acadia St. Landry Nursing Facility and Dr. Ty Hargroder for their great care.
In lieu of flowers the family ask that donations be made to Acadia St. Landry Nursing Facility.
Words of Comfort to the family may be expressed at www.sibillefuneralhomes.com. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Sibille Funeral Home of Port Barre.
My utmost condolences go out to the family of Mrs. Robin. How comforting it is to know that your dear loved one has the wonderful privilege of resuming life again free from all causes of sicknesses, pain and suffering that sometimes ends in death."
Please accept my deepest condolences for your great loss. I am truly sorry. May you find a measure of comfort in the memories you hold dear along with the hope we look forward to, that soon God "will swallow up death forever, and...wipe away the tears from all faces."-Isaiah 25:8. With sympathy.
SammieWest Palm Beach, FL
Sorry for your lost! Revelation 21:3,4 says sickness and death will be done away with.
Maurice, my condolences to you in the passing of your sister. May the moments you shared grant you comfort and peace. My thoughts and prayers go out to you and the Robin Family in your grief. God Bless, Vince
Vincent GiacconeZachary, LA
Sending my Condolences to the family and friends of Gussie. Gussie was such a sweet person. I would think of her ever time I went to Port Barre and pass by her house and wonder how she was doing. Rest in Peace my friend and hope to see you again one day. I will be keeping Gussie and the Family in my thoughts and prayers.
Floyd LeBlancFranklin, LA
So sorry to find out that Gussie has passed away. Years ago, when she & Daddy both worked at P.B. Lumber, I was around her quite a bit and always loved her. May she rest now in the peace of Christ surrounded by those who went before her. You all have our love and prayers.
Vernon & Audrey PastorickGreenwell Springs, La., LA