ROSELLA MAE LEGER Opelousas, Louisiana Funeral services will be held at 11:00 A.M. Saturday, April 17, 2010, at Holy Ghost Catholic Church, in Opelousas, La., for Mrs. Rosella M. Leger, 77, who peacefully departed on Saturday, April 10, 2010, at Valley Regional Medical Center, in Brownsville, Texas.
Interment will be in St. Ann Catholic Church, in Mallet, La. Father Jaison Mangalath, S.V.D. will officiate at the Mass of Christian burial.
Mourning her departure, while cherishing her dear memories, are her children, one son, Donald “Ray” Leger (Marie) of Lafayette, La.; five daughters, Patricia Hebert (Glenn) of Opelousas, La., Dianne Leger of Lafayette, La., Mary Williams of Mallet, La., Delores Joseph (Elijah) of Eunice, La., and Jennifer Castille (Andrew) of Lafayette, La.; one brother, Alcede Durousseau of Houston, Texas; five sisters, Annie Chavis, Helen Valmont, Barbara Durousseau, Ruby Richard and Lucille Richard all of Opelousas, La.; fourteen grandchildren, eleven great-grandchildren; and a host of other relatives and special friends.
Mrs. Leger was preceded in death by her beloved husband, Oran Leger; parents, Houston & Emily Trail Durousseau; three brothers, Benjamin Durousseau, Joseph Trail and John Durousseau; one son-in-law, Lester Williams; and one grandchild, Elijah Joseph, III.
Visiting hours will be observed from 4:00 P.M. to 9:00 P.M. Friday, April 16, 2010 and Saturday, April 17, 2010, from 8:00 A.M. to 10:45 A.M. at Williams Funeral Home, in Opelousas, La.
Williams Funeral Home of Opelousas, 337-942-2037, is in charge of the arrangements.
Sympathetic expressions can be shared with the family at www.williamsfuneralhome.net