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Joseph Lawrence Stelly

November 11, 1945 ~ April 28, 2021 (age 75)


Opelousas – A Funeral Service will be held for Lawrence Stelly on Monday, May 3, 2021, at 10:00 a.m. in the Sibille Funeral Home Chapel of Opelousas. Interment will follow in the St. Leo Catholic Mausoleum in Leonville. Fr. Darren Eldridge will officiate the funeral service.

Lawrence, age 75, a resident of Opelousas, entered into eternal rest on Wednesday, April 28, 2021 in Opelousas General Health System in Opelousas.

Lawrence is survived by his son, David Stelly (Amy) of Gonzales, daughter Jeneen Phillips (Donald) of Marksville, brothers, Dale Stelly (Cheryl) of Opelousas, Eugene Stelly of Opelousas, Anthony Stelly (Betty) of Lewisburg, Nathan Stelly (Thelma) of Houma, grandchildren, Kennedy Phillips, Ethan Phillips, Joshua Stelly, Madison Stelly, McKenzie Stelly and Cade Stelly, step grandchildren, Mallory Addington and Landon Addington.

Lawrence is preceded in death by his parents, Walter and Emma Lou Stelly, and sister-in-law, Patsy Stelly.

A visitation will be on Sunday, May 2, 2021 from 4:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. and a Rosary will be prayed at 6:30 p.m. in the Sibuille Funeral Home Chapel. Visitation will resume on Monday, May 3, 2021 from 8:00 a.m. until time of service at 10:00 a.m.

Pallbearers will be Donald Phillips, Ethan Phillips, David Stelly, Corey Stelly, Joshua Stelly, and Dale Stelly.

Words of Comfort to the family may be expressed at www.sibillefuneralhomes.com. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Sibille Funeral Home of Opelousas.

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