Beatrice Juanita Bruchhaus Sabatier
ELTON – Funeral services for Mrs. Beatrice Juanita Bruchhaus Sabatier, 95, will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 5, 2013, in St. Paul Catholic Church with Rev. Marshall Boulet officiating.
Burial will be in St. Paul Cemetery in Elton under the direction of Miguez Funeral Home of Jennings.
Funeral home visitation will be from 4-9 p.m. today, Wednesday, Dec. 4. Visitation will continue at the church on Thursday from 9 a.m. until time of services.
A rosary will be recited at 7 p.m. Wednesday in the funeral home chapel.
Mrs. Sabatier died at 6:10 p.m., Monday, Dec. 2, 2013, in Courtyard Manor Assisted Living Facility in Lafayette, where she had resided for 11 years.
Mrs. Sabatier was a native of Elton and a high school graduate. She attended college for two years and studied Home Economics. As a member of St. Paul Catholic Church in Elton, she participated in numerous church activities. She spent her time as a devoted wife, mother, homemaker and community volunteer.
She is survived by four daughters, Susan Sabatier of Breaux Bridge, Patricia Nell Sabatier (Charles Ronald) Abbott of Tulare, Calif., Paula Sabatier (Gregg) Doiron of Baton Rouge and Martha Sabatier (Warren) Hoag of Jennings; four sons, John Harold Sabatier of Abita Springs, James Michael Sabatier (Linda Brown) of Oxford, Miss., William Charles Sabatier of Henderson and Douglas John (Diane Rosman) Sabatier of Baton Rouge; one sister, Myrna Bruchhaus (RP) Walker of Lafayette; one brother, Lloyd (Della Buller) Bruchhaus of Elton; 33 grandchildren; 34 great-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.
Mrs. Sabatier was preceded in death by her husband of 59 years, Dr. Harold Sabatier; her parents, William Karl and Aloda Vaughn Bruchhaus; her sisters, Margaret Bruchhaus Daggett, Emma “Bill” Bruchhaus Elliott, Bertha Bruchhaus Marcantel and Dora Bruchhaus Schlesinger; and a brother, William Charles “Budda” Bruchhaus.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to St. Joseph’s Hospice of Acadiana in Lafayette.
The family wishes to express their sincere gratitude to Sheila Istre for the tender, compassionate care of their mother during the past 11 years.
Words of comfort may be expressed at www.miguezfuneralhome.com.
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