Montet Family, obituaries

Montet family obits in Baton Rouge Advocate

PECO, MRS. NELLIE MONTET Died Monday, Sept. 16, 1985, at Southern Baptist Hospital, New Orleans. She was 81, a native and resident of Albany. Visiting at Harry McKneely & Son Funeral Home, Hammond, 6 to 10 p.m. Wednesday, with rosary at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday; and 8 to 10:15 a.m. Thursday. Mass of Christian Burial at Holy Ghost Catholic Church, Hammond, at 10:30 a.m. Thursday. Burial in Rose Memorial Cemetery. Survived by a daughter,Mrs. Carmen (Georgia Marie) Russo, Glen Ellyn, Ill.; two sons, Peter H. Peco Sr., Chicago, Ill., and Wallace Peco, Miromar, Fla.; two sisters,Mrs. Verna Landry, Gonzales, and Mrs. May Spurlin, Fort Worth, Texas;nine grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren. Preceded in death by husband, Ben P. Peco. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Heart Fund.


DAIGLE, EDDIE “GO-BYE” Died 7:15 a.m. Sunday, Aug. 11, 1985, at Assumption General Hospital, Napoleonville. He was 86, a native and resident of Paincourtville. Visiting at Landry Funeral Home, Napoleonville, 8 a.m. to 10:45 a.m. Monday. Religious services at 11 a.m.Monday at St. Elizabeth Catholic Church, Paincourtville. Burial in church cemetery. Survived by four daughters, Marie Louise St. Germaine, Daisy Boudreaux,Wilma Daigle, and Zara Gomez; two sons, Wilbert and Joseph Daigle; two sisters, Annie and Beatrice Daigle; 12 grandchildren; and 17 great-grandchildren. Preceded in death by wife, Stella Hebert Daigle; a son, Gleason Daigle; five brothers, Felix, Rudolph, Murcelian, Charlie,and Joseph Daigle; two sisters, Delia D. LeBlanc and Emmo D. Montet;parents, Aurelian and Odile Simoneaux Daigle.


ANDRY, VERNA MONTET Died 8:05 a.m. Thursday, June 5, 1986, in Donaldsonville. She was 84, a native of Bayou Lafourche and resident of Gonzales. Visiting at Ourso Funeral Home, Gonzales, 3 to 10 p.m. Friday, and 8 to 10:30 a.m. Saturday. Religious services at St. Teresa Catholic Church, Gonzales,at 11 a.m. Saturday, conducted by the Rev. Clyde Landry. Burial in Hope Haven Cemetery. Survived by two daughters, Mrs. Guy (Gloria) Settoon,Brittany, and Mrs. Samuel (Joyce) Stewart, St. Amant; a son, Clarence J. Landry, Chicago, Ill.; a sister, Mrs. May Spurlin, Fort Worth,Texas; nine grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren. Preceded in death by husband, Hubert Landry; parents, Augustus and Oscarine Montet.


MONTET, MARTHA SWINDLER Died Thursday, Jan. 16, 1986, at 12:20 p.m. in Baton Rouge. She was 89, a native of Ventress and resident of Baton Rouge. Visiting at Welsh Funeral Home 9 to 11:40 a.m. Saturday. Religious services at Sacred Heart Catholic Church at noon Saturday, conducted by the Rev. Michael Galea. Burial in Greenoaks Memorial Park. Survived by a daughter, Anita Montet, Baton Rouge; a son, Dr. George Montet, Ashville, N.C.; and a granddaughter, Chris Montet, Seattle, Wash. Preceded in death by husband, R.G. Montet; two daughters, Bernadette and Thelma Montet; and a granddaughter, Gail Montet. Pallbearers will be Bud Montet, Charles Montet, David Cantey, Milton Langlois, John DeLatin and Daryl Bizette. She was a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church.


GUIGOU, LEONCE Died 9 p.m. Friday, March 20, 1987, in Donaldsonville. He was 90, a native of Plattenville and resident of Donaldsonville. Visiting at Ourso Funeral Home, Donaldsonville, 9 to 11:30 a.m. Tuesday. Mass of Christian Burial at Church of the Assumption, Plattenville, noon Tuesday, conducted by Father Gerald Burns. Burial in church cemetery. Survived by a niece, Lena Montet, Kenner; a nephew, Leonce Montet, San Antonio, Texas; a grandniece, Barbara Montet Lyles, Hammond; and two grandnephews, Raymond Montet, Thibodaux, and Warren Montet, Metairie. Preceded in death by parents, Augustin and Artemise LeBlanc Guigou;five sisters, Angeline Montet, Lena Schlamp, Florence, Bella and Euphemie Guigou; and three brothers, Wilfred, Arnold and Edward Guigou.


VANVALKENBURG, MRS. ANNE PUGH Died 4:30 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 21, 1986, at her residence in Baton Rouge. She was a native of Plaquemine. She was owner of Van-Lee Music and Good News Book Store. Visiting at Rabenhorst Funeral Home, 825 Government St., 5 to 9 p.m. Tuesday and 10 a.m. to 1:40 p.m. Wednesday. Rosary will be recited at 7 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home. Mass of Christian Burial at St. Aloysius Catholic Church at 2 p.m. Wednesday,conducted by the Rev. Hubert Brou, the Rev. Mario Termini, and the Rev. John Payne. Interment in Greenoaks Memorial Park. Survived by five daughters, Mrs. Josephine Olivia Lopez, Mrs. Sara Marie Curfman, and Mrs. Frances Peace Caruso, all of San Diego, Calif., Mrs. Anne Barry Jeansonne, Baton Rouge, and Mrs. Mary Antoinette Roppolo, New Orleans;four sons, Rudolph VanValkenburg, Conrad VanValkenburg, and John Edward VanValkenburg, all of Baton Rouge, and Carl Martin VanValkenburg,Bozeman, Mont.; two sisters, Mrs. Peace Pugh Montet and Mrs. Elizabeth H. Pugh, both of Baton Rouge; a brother, Edward Nichols Pugh, Waco,Texas; seven grandchildren, Alexander Woodruff, Lisa Lohr VanValkenburg, James Edward VanValkenburg, Sara Anne Caruso, Kristen Antoinette Roppolo, Lucy Jeansonne, and Charlotte Jeansonne; and a great-grandson, Joshua Alexander Woodruff. Preceded in death by husband, James Edward VanValkenburg; and parents, Mr. and Mrs. John Howell Pugh. She was a Eucharistic minister at St. Aloysius Catholic Church. She was a graduate of LSU School of Music and a member of Kappa Delta sorority. In lieu of flowers, family request memorial donations be made to a favorite charity.

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