The Life of Mrs. Omelia Petre, 93, of Vinton, will be celebrated during a Mass of Christian Burial Friday at 11:00 a.m. at St. Therese Catholic Church. Father Anselm Eke, M.S.P., pastor, will be the Celebrant.
Rites of Christian Burial will follow in Magnolia Memorial Gardens under the direction of Sparrow Funeral Home.
Christian Wake Services will be held Thursday from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. at Sparrow Funeral Home.
She died Sunday at Lake Charles Care Center in Lake Charles.
A native of Oberlin, LA, she was a member of the Ladies Auxiliary of the Knights of St. Peter Claver.
Survivors include sons, Melvin Pitre of Lake Charles, and Elvin Pitre of Orange; daughters, Mary Lazenby and Dorothy Pitre, both of Orange; brother, Frank August of Orange; sister, Cora Morrow of Vinton; seven grandchildren, 21 great grandchildren, and 11 great-great grandchildren.