Opelousas- A Funeral Service will be held for, Mrs. Joycie "Joyce" Vasseur, on Monday, August 20, 2018 at 1:00 p.m. in the Sibille Funeral Home Chapel of Opelousas. Deacon Sammy Diesi will conduct the services. Burial will follow in Bertrand Cemetery in Prairie Ronde.
Joyce, age 82, a resident of Opelousas, passed away on Friday, August 17, 2018, at Opelousas General Health System. She enjoyed cooking, listening to French music, and spending time with her family. Joyce will be greatly missed by her family, friends, and all who knew and loved her.
She is survived by her sons, Larry Vasseur and wife, Sanue of Prairie Ronde, and Terry Vasseur and wife, Jeri of Port Barre; daughters, Patty Richard Aucoin and husband, Charles of Lafayette, and Janice Hollier and husband, David of Katy, TX; sisters, Ruby Brown of Port Barre, and Ivy Dale Roberie and husband, Sharon of Grand Prairie; ten grandchildren and 6 great-grandchildren.
She is preceded in death by her husband, Nolton G. Vasseur; parents, Kirby and Vernice Ortego; sisters, Versey Vasseur, Bernadine Richard, Virginia Ortego, Norma Jean Vasseur, and Leola Vasseur.
The family requests visitation be held on Sunday, August 19, 2018 from 3:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. in the Sibille Funeral Home in Opelousas. The funeral home will reopen on Monday from 8:00 a.m. until time of service.
Pallbearers will be Michael Davidson, Jacob Hollier, Jeramie Vasseur, David Hollier, Cody Richard, and Jordan Hollier.
Words of Comfort to the family may be expressed at www.sibillefuneralhomes.com. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Sibille Funeral Home of Opelousas.