Lorraine Mae Roy Baker
It is with the heaviest hearts and great sadness that the family of Lorraine Mae Roy Baker, 91, announces her passing. She died Thursday, June 16, at 9:15 p.m. at her home where she was surrounded by family.
Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Sunday, June 19, at St. Mary Catholic Church in Orange, with the Rev. Joseph P. Daleo officiating. Interment will follow at Autumn Oaks Memorial Park.
Visitation will be observed Saturday from 5:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m., and on Sunday from 8:00 a.m. until service time. Vigil service will be recited at 5:30 p.m. on Saturday.
Lorraine was born in Iota, La on Dec. 16, 1919. Her parents were Andrea Mier and Cifroy Roy.
Lorraine lived her life to the fullest. Her happiest times were when she was with family and friends celebrating a holiday or enjoying a special event. She will be remembered for her loving heart and her penchant for making every person around her feel as though they truly mattered to her.
Survivors include her four daughters, Eloise Schuller and her husband Bill of Crowley, Louise Claybar and her husband James of Orange, Andrea Rice and her husband Ben of Zowlle and Laura Johnson and her husband James of Zavalla; 10 grandchildren, R.J. Kibodeaux, Kathy K. Duncan, Debbie K. Comeaux, Troy Kibodeaux, Tammy H. Nester, Mark Rice, Matthew Rice, Michael Rice, Tracy Allen and Brent Mazzagate; 22 great grandchildren, and 16 great-great grandchildren and one great-great grandson due in Sept.
Pallbearers are Tracy Allen, Brent Mazzagate, Matthew Rice, Michael Rice.
She was preceeded in death by her parents, her husband, Sam Baker; two grandchildren, Chad Allen and Sammy Kibodeaux; her twin sister, Laura LeJeune and five brothers, Ned, Lloyd, Etein, George and James Roy.