Ethel Landry Daigle

JEANERETTE—Funeral services for Ethel Landry Daigle, 96, will be held at 2 p.m. on Saturday, July 14, 2018, at David Funeral Home, 400 Provost Street, with Fr. Charles Langlois as celebrant. Burial will follow in the Beau Pre Cemetery.

Visitation will be held from 9 a.m. until the time of service. Recitation of the Rosary will be prayed on Saturday, July 14, 2018, at 10 a.m. at the funeral home with the Jeanerette Ladies Rosary Group.

A native of Lafayette Parish and a resident of Jeanerette, Ethel went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, July 11, 2018, at 12:45 a.m. at Consolata Nursing Home. She passed away on the date of her anniversary and went home to be with her husband, Charles. She also loved to draw pictures which were displayed throughout the nursing home and was an expert seamstress.

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She is survived by her four daughters Charlotte Anne Daigle Breaux and husband, Al, of New Iberia, Diane Marie Daigle Kelly of Jeanerette, Gretchen Marie Daigle Fortier and husband, Karl “Tony” A. Fortier Jr., of Jeanerette and Joanna Therese Daigle Buteau and husband, Peter, of Jeanerette; sister Nelda Landry Rogers of Franklin; grandchildren Jeffrey Alan Breaux and wife, Jen, Holly Elizabeth Breaux, Charles Kelly and wife, Tammy, Colleen Kelly, Katherine Kelly LeBlanc and husband, Errol, Nicole Bergeron, Van Anthony Bergeron Jr., Karl Fortier III and wife, Hollan, Angela Buteau Scott and husband, Lonnie, Rebecca Buteau Ruskoski and husband, Ryan and Elizabeth Buteau and fiancée Daryl Langlois; great-grandchildren Owen Alan Breaux Burke, Kate Hartley, Finley Mayer Breaux, Sully Breaux, Madelyn Nicole Kelly Guillory and husband, Travis, Trevin Michael Kelly, Gabrielle Nicole Kelly, Julie Marie LeBlanc, Morgan Ray LeBlanc, Sarah Elizabeth DeMarco, Madison Elizabeth Cotone, Ava Grace Hebert, Vivian Rose Fortier, Oliver Charles Fortier, Luke Marlin Scott, Jace Michael Ruskoski, Jett Ruskoski and Kiptyn Michael Ronsonet.

She was preceded in death by her loving husband of 72 years, Charles Louis Daigle; parents, Sylvain Landry and Lucy Decoux Landry; sister Mildred Landry Martin; brothers Paul Landry and Allen Landry: son-in-law David John Kelly; and brothers-in-law Harold Rogers and Medric Martin.

Pallbearers will be Charles Kelly, Trevin Kelly, Morgan Ray LeBlanc, Van Bergeron Jr., Karl Fortier III and Jeffrey Alan Breaux.

Honorary pallbearers will be Al Breaux Jr., Peter Buteau, Karl Fortier Jr. and Owen Alan Burke.

The family would like to express their appreciation to Fr. Charles Langlois, various ministers and the nursing staff at Consolata Nursing Home.

Friends and family are invited to sign the register book and/or send condolences at

David Funeral Home, 400 Provost Street, Jeanerette is in charge of the arrangements.

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