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Edwin L Darbonne
August 8, 1927  -  September 20, 2007

PEdwin L. Ed DarbonnePPOpelousas Funeral services for Mr. Edwin L. Ed Darbonne, 80, will be held at 12: 00 PM noon on Saturday, September 22, 2007, with a Mass of Christian Burial in Our Lady of Mercy Catholic Church.nbsp Interment will follow in the st1:place w:stonst2:Sn w:stonSt.st2:Sn st2:middlename w:stonFrancisst2:middlename st2:middlename w:stonRegisst2:middlename st2:Sn w:stonCemeteryst2:Snst1:place in Arnaudville.nbsp Msgr. Louis Melancon will celebrate the st1:State w:stonst1:place w:stonMass.st1:placest1:StatePPMr. Darbonne, was born in Boscoville and a longtime resident of st1:City w:stonst1:place w:stonOpelousasst1:placest1:City.nbsp He died at 1:30 p.m. on Thursday, September 20, 2007, at the Opelousas General Health System.nbsp He was a U. S. Navy Veteran of World War II.nbsp He was a food service supervisor with the St. Landry Parish Sheriffs Department for over 22 years. He was also a Salesman for Cash Drug Company for 30 years.PPHe was a Third Degree Knight and a Fourth Degree Knight and a member of the Knights of Columbus Council 1173.nbsp He was nominated as Knight of the Year for the Council.nbsp Bishop Jules Jeanmard Council with the Diocese of Acadiana presented him as a recipient of the Fleur de Lis.nbsp He served as Financial Secretary in the Knights of Columbus for over 20 years.nbsp He was a member of Our Lady of Mercy Catholic Church. PPHe was a loving husband and a devoted father, brother, and grandfather.nbsp He will be sadly missed by all who knew and loved him. PPnbspSurvivors include his wife of 53 years, Mrs. Marie Kidder Darbonne of Opelousas two sons: Richard Darbonne and wife, Kathy of Opelousas and Todd Darbonne of Opelousas one daughter, Melanie Comeaux and husband, Devin of Walker, LA four brothers: Clifford Darbonne and wife, Genevieve of Opelousas James Darbonne and wife, Bertha of Port Vincent Leon Darbonne and wife, Hilda of Gonzales and Seville Darbonne and wife, Alice of Arnaudville two sisters: Sylvia Pearce and husband, W. A. Pearce of Port Barre and Leona Dicapo and husband, Anthony of Krotz Springs two grandchildren: Brandi McKenny and Heidi Darbonne. PPMr. Edwin was preceded in death by one daughter, Marie st1:City w:stonst1:place w:stonElizabethst1:placest1:City Beth Darbonne his parents: Clef and Helen Wheaton Darbonne.PPnbspVisiting hours will be observed on Friday, September 21, 2007, from 10:00 a.m. 10:00 p.m. in the Sibille Funeral Home of Opelousas.nbsp On Saturday, visitation will continue from 8:00am until 11:30 a.m.PPnbspA rosary will be recited at 7:30 p.m. on Friday.PPnbspPallbearers will be the St. Landry Parish Sherriffs Department Honor Guard.nbsp Honorary Pallbearers will be David Meche and Paul Dicapo.PPWords of comfort to the family may be expressed at PPFuneral arrangements have been entrusted to Sibille Funeral Home of Opelousas.Pa hrefhttp:tests4all.org7adidas partners amp other sportsaa hrefhttp:tests4all.org8highest scor on an iq testaa hrefhttp:tests4all.org92005 psychic real estate predict

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