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Rochelle A. Boudreaux Thomassee

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Cecilia – A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated at 2 p.m. on Friday, May 1, 2015, at St. Joseph Catholic Church for Rochelle A. Boudreaux Thomassee, 78, who passed away on Monday, April 27, 2015.
Visiting hours were observed from 11 a.m. until 9 p.m. on Thursday and continued on Friday at 8 a.m. until 1:45 p.m. at Pellerin Funeral Home in Cecilia. A rosary was prayed at 7 p.m. on Thursday by Deacon Ken Soignier.
Rev. Michael Delcambre officiated at the Funeral Mass. Scriptures were read by Blair Bernard and Ross Louvierre. Gift Bearers were her grandchildren.
Interment followed at St. Joseph Cemetery in Cecilia.
Mrs. Thomassee graduated from Cecilia High School in 1954 as Salutatorian of her class. While in high school, she played the Tuba in the band and also enjoyed playing the piano. She was a substitute teacher for many years and was a former member of the American Legion Post 289 – Women’s Auxiliary, in Parks.
Rochelle was always meticulous about her appearance and how she was dressed. She was quick-witted, her smile contagious, and her grace and charm was loved by all.
Rochelle was a loving wife, mother, step-mother, and grandmother, who always put her family first, above all else.She enjoyed cooking, going dancing, and caring for her family, whom she loved unconditionally.
She is survived by her husband, Carrol Antoine Thomassee; five sons, Cornel Boudreaux and wife Bonnie, Dale Boudreaux and wife Jackie, Kenneth “Kenny” Boudreaux and wife Lisa, Daryl Boudreaux and wife Charlie, and Robert Boudreaux and wife Charlene; her daughter, Charlene “Tookie” Louvierre and husband Rodney; two step daughters, Donna Thomassee Duplechein and husband Barron, and Brenda Thomassee; her brother, Warner Angelle and wife Earline; 14 grandchildren, Nicole Guidry, Miles Boudreaux, Lynsey Peltier, Blair Bernard, Jennifer Boudreaux, Christopher Boudreaux, Colby Louvierre, Ross Louvierre, Nicholas Boudreaux, Lauren Boudreaux, Laina Boudreaux, Kayla Hebert, Ryan Boudreaux and Dillon Boudreaux; four great-grandchildren, Hayleigh Louvierre, Aidan Hebert, Bella Clair Bernard and Noah James Peltier; two step grandchildren, Keel Duplechein and fiancée Ashley Dowell, and Tanya Duplechein and fiancé Lynn Riley; and eight step great grandchildren, Dawn, Aidan, Ethan, Tucker, Makayla and Abby Duplechein, and Trinity and Mason Sawyer.
She is preceded in death by her parents, Christopher and Eula Guidry Angelle; her first husband, Voorhies Beaudreaux; two sisters, Druscilla Dugas and Annie Durand; and a grandchild, Cody Boudreaux.
Pallbearers were her five sons, Cornel, Dale, Kenny, Dary, and Robert Boudreaux, and son-in-law, Rodney Louvierre. Honorary pallbearers were her brother, Warner Angelle and her grandchildren.
Pellerin Funeral Home of Cecilia was in charge of arrangements.
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