Opelousas– A Mass of Christian Burial will be held for Velma Joycelyn Lalonde on Tuesday, November 15, 2022, at 2:00 p.m. in the Our Lady of Queen of Angels Catholic Church of Opelousas. Msgr. Keith DeRouen will celebrate the Mass. Rite of Committal will take place at Bellevue Memorial Park in Opelousas.
Velma, a resident of Opelousas, entered into eternal rest at the age of 89, on Friday, November 11, 2022, at Senior Village Nursing Home.
Velma is survived by sons, Eugene Lalonde of Opelousas, Gary Lalonde and his wife, Kit of Lafayette, daughter, Marie Annette Quebedeaux and her husband Gerald, brother, Roland Marks and his wife Shirley, sisters, Aline Miller and her husband Joe of Opelousas, and Jeanelle Dalfrey of Carencro, four grandchildren, Kandace Quebedeaux Lanclos and her husband, Michael, Joby Dale Quebedeaux, and his wife, Lindsay, Jessie Lalonde Devillier and her husband, Danny and Kelly Rebecca Lalonde, seven, great grandchildren, Kathryn Rose Lanclos, Reese John Lanclos, Liam Joseph Quebedeaux, Nina Inez Devillier, Benjamin Coda Devillier, Grace Kathryn Heaberlin, and Juliann Renee Heaberlin.
Velma preceded in death by her husband, Raymond Joseph Lalonde, parents, Alcee and Rose Meche Marks,
Readers will be Kathy Dalfrey, Pam Thibodeaux, and Mark Miller, Gift Bearers include Lindsay Quebedeaux, Grace Heaberlin, Julianna Heaberlin, Kathryn Lanclos, and Liam Quebedeaux.
Visitation will be held on Tuesday, November 15, 2022, from 9:00 a.m. until 1:30 p.m. in the Sibille Funeral Home of Opelousas. The rosary will be recited at 1:00 p.m. by Deacon Jerome Collins.
Pallbearers chosen are Joby Quebedeaux, Michael Lanclos, Kelly Lalonde, Jessie Devillier, Simon Stelly, Jr., Anthony Marks and Christopher Miller.
Words of Comfort for the family may be expressed at www.sibillefuneralhomes.com. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Sibille Funeral Home of Opelousas.