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Bonnie June Marshall Martin
  • In lieu of flowers the family asks that memorial donations be made to:
  • St. Joseph Catholic Church
    1011 First St.
    PO Box 219
    Patterson, LA 70392

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“My sincere condolences to the whole family. Mrs. Bonnie was one special lady. ”
1 of 18 | Posted by: Darlene Guidry Perkins - LA

“Dear Shelly and Martin Family,My love and prayers to you all for the loss of your very beautiful mother Bonnie. My memories of her all involve her...Read More »
2 of 18 | Posted by: Yvonne Rosado - Lafayette, LA

“Laddie, When someone you love becomes a memory, the memory becomes a treasure! May you be able to close your eyes and see all the precious memories...Read More »
3 of 18 | Posted by: Susie Hopkins - Hempstead, TX

“There are many fond memories of your mother when we were little and came to visit - The Martins always made us feel very warm and welcome. Wishing...Read More »
4 of 18 | Posted by: Connie Bardett - Haughton, LA

“I am so sorry to hear of Bonnie's passing. I remember her always with a big smile and so warm and welcoming. She never failed to say how much she...Read More »
5 of 18 | Posted by: Jean Kay Brown - Baton rouge, LA

“So sorry for your loss. Lots of love and prayers. ”
6 of 18 | Posted by: Kim Mensman - Lafayette, LA

“Dear Martin Family,My heart is sadden by the loss of your beloved mother. I will be praying for the family. May God's love give you peace and...Read More »
7 of 18 | Posted by: Amanda "The Rosado Family" - LA

“Praying for your family. My deepest condolences. ”
8 of 18 | Posted by: JoAnn Folse - Patterson, LA

“To be absent from the body is to be present with the Lord. Family, you have my deepest sympathy and sincere condolences. God Bless! ”
9 of 18 | Posted by: Mayor Rodney A. Grogan - LA

“Rose Ann and I are sorry for your loss. Bonnie made Rotary fun! She reminds me a lot of my father because you never saw her without a smile. ”
10 of 18 | Posted by: Peter J & Rose Ann Lipari

“To the Martin family, So sorry for the loss of your mother. She was such a sweet lady who always greeted you with a smile. My thoughts and prayers...Read More »
11 of 18 | Posted by: Mary Segura - Katy, TX - Friend

“I am so sorry to hear of her passing; my thoughts and prayers are with the family. ”
12 of 18 | Posted by: Jane Zeringue - Houma, LA

“Sending yall big hugs with fond memories of life on the Teche. I pray for peace and comfort during this time. Much love ”
13 of 18 | Posted by: Eric Fangue - Kissimmee, FL

“Dear Martin Family... my mom Rosa Rosado sent me the information on the death of your mother. I am very very very sorry to hear of the loss of Mrs....Read More »
14 of 18 | Posted by: Sandra Rosado-Guajardo - Denton, TX

“I will always remember your sweet Mom. I am so sorry to hear of your loss. Please know you all are in my heart and prayers during this most difficult...Read More »
15 of 18 | Posted by: Angel' Henton - McKinney, TX

“Sorry to hear about Mrs. Bonnie. Condolences to the entire family . ”
16 of 18 | Posted by: Larry Toopham - patterson, LA

“I am so sorry to hear. Mrs. Bonnie will be missed by all who knew her. My prayers for all of you. ”
17 of 18 | Posted by: Donna Barrow Hoya - Patterson, LA

“Please accept our deepest condolences and prayers to you and your family during this difficult time. May Mrs. Bonnie rest in God's eternal peace and...Read More »
18 of 18 | Posted by: the staff of Ibert's Mortuary - LA

Funeral services will be held Thursday, August 31, 2017, at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Patterson during an 11:00 a.m. Mass of Christian Burial for Bonnie June Marshall Martin, a 54 year resident of Patterson who passed away peacefully at her home at the age of 82 on Saturday, August 26, 2017. Following the Mass, she will be laid to rest in the St. Joseph Cemetery Mausoleum. Father Herb Bennerfield will be the Celebrant for the Mass and conduct the services, with Father Greg Fratt and Msgr. J. Douglas Courville JCL concelebrating. Serving as pallbearers will be Bruce Adams Jr., Allie Adams IV, Austin Adams, Chase Martin, Logan Martin, and Miles Patureau. A gathering of family and friends will be held Thursday at St. Joseph from 9:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m.

Bonnie was born on September 18, 1934 in Salina, Kansas, the youngest of three daughters born to the late Edward Burdette Marshall and the late Mary Dale Shank Tew, and was a graduate of Sacred Heart High School in Salina. She was a loving wife, mother, and grandmother who brought joy and laughter to all she met.

Those she leaves to cherish her memory include her six children, Leesa M. Foreman, Laddie M. Lawrence and her husband Ben, Mary Beth M. Spradlin and her husband John, Shelly M. Adams and her husband Al, Bonnie Jean M. Patureau and her husband Keith, Sherel E. Martin and his wife Dana; 13 grandchildren, Beth Ann LaBrosse and her husband Dave, Bruce Adams, Jr. and his wife Alicia, Lisa Paige Lawrence Mosely, Ryan Lawrence, Jack Spradlin, Allie Adams, IV and his wife Ashton, Austin Adams and his wife Elizabeth, Alaina Adams Dozar and her husband Grant, Savanna Patureau, Miles Patureau, Chase A. Martin, Lindsey Martin, and Logan E. Martin; eight great grandchildren; and one sister, Mary Lou Scheidt.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Sherel A. Martin Jr.; her father, Edward Burdette Marshall; her mother and step-father, Mary Dale Shank Tew and William Tew; and one sister, Jean Marshall Smith.

The family would like to express their deepest gratitude to Mrs. Bonnie's caregivers, Lee Anna Acosta, Chante Gros, and Sophia Willis, for the loving and compassionate care given to their mother.

In lieu of flowers the family asks that memorial donations be made to the St. Joseph Catholic Church, 1011 First St., PO Box 219, Patterson, LA 70392.

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Arrangements have been entrusted to Ibert's Mortuary, Inc., 1111 Lia Street, Patterson, LA 70392, (985) 395-7873.