Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Thursday, June 21, 2012, at Pellerin Funeral Home in New Iberia for Laverne P. Viator, 89, who died on Tuesday, June 19, 2012, in New Iberia.
Mr. Kenneth Wright will officiate.
A gathering of family and friends will be Thursday from 11 a.m. until 2 p.m. at Pellerin Funeral Home, 502 Jefferson Terrace Blvd. in New Iberia.
Born on April 25, 1923, Mrs. Viator enjoyed cooking, traveling and crocheting. Her greatest pleasure was spending time with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Survivors include her son Lester Viator and wife, Anita, of New Iberia; Ellen K. Viator of Biloxi, Miss.; grandchildren Melissa Robicheaux, Leslie Meaux, Rhonda Matt and Ashlie Robicheaux; nine great-grandchildren; and three step-great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Edwin Viator; parents, Lester and Myrtle Rushton Porter; sister Mildred P. Short.
To view online obituary, video tribute and sign guestbook, go to www.pellerinfuneralhome.com.
Pellerin Funeral Home, 502 Jefferson Terrace Blvd., New Iberia, LA 70560, 365-3331, is in charge of arrangements.