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“Jody, sorry I've taken too long to send my sympathy to you. Your mom was a character and I will miss seeing her. But I know she is at peace, no...Read More »
1 of 20 | Posted by: Brenda Hunt - Opelousas, LA

“My prayers are with you at this time. May she REST IN PEACE. ”
2 of 20 | Posted by: Brenda DeMette - Lafayette, LA

“Jody, so sorry to learn of your mother's passing. May she rest in peace. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. ”
3 of 20 | Posted by: Marshall Guidry - Lafayette, LA

“Jody and family, so sorry to hear of your mom's passing. She was such a sweet person, always had a smile. I know you will miss her. May she rest...Read More »
4 of 20 | Posted by: Janet Trautman Hebert - Baldwin, LA

“Jodie, when I met your mother she expressed joy at knowing we were friends through college, work, and still today. Your mother lived her life well...Read More »
5 of 20 | Posted by: Marie Picou - Lafayette, LA

“So sorry for your loss. Praying for comfort and peace today and in the days to come. ”
6 of 20 | Posted by: Jewel Trosclair - Lafayette, LA

“Dear Jody, may your mother rest in peace. Always cherish how much that she loved you. Amen...Amen...Amen ”
7 of 20 | Posted by: Betty Brupbacher - Lafayette, LA

“Dear Sweet Jody,I am sorry about your mother's passing. She is laying in the arms of Christ with your daddy. Always know that the cherished...Read More »
8 of 20 | Posted by: Betty Brupbacher - Lafayette, LA

“Dear Jody, so deeply sorry about your sweet precious mother. Rejoice in your memories. Remember the angels are there. Love you my new friend! ”
9 of 20 | Posted by: Mary Alexander - Youngsville, LA

“My sympathy to both Jody and Johnny. Your lives will change but the love you had for your mother and her love for you remains. Jody I have much love...Read More »
10 of 20 | Posted by: Elizabeth Fletcher - Lafayette, LA

“Hugs to Jody, Johnny and the family. So many wonderful memories. You all are very fortunate to have had Ms Una for so long. And she was blessed with...Read More »
11 of 20 | Posted by: Diana Soward - lafayette, LA

“Thinking of you and your family during these difficult time! Thoughts and Prayers to all! ”
12 of 20 | Posted by: Linda James - Lafayette, LA

“My Mawmaw was a prayerful, strong and loving woman whom I will always admire. I am so thankful for having her in my life, I know she is where I got...Read More »
13 of 20 | Posted by: Shawnee Burgess Viator - LA

“ sorry to hear about your Mom...wonderful and your family are in my thoughts and prayers.... ”
14 of 20 | Posted by: Jay Polito - Houston, TX - Friend

“Jodie, I am so sorry for your loss. ”
15 of 20 | Posted by: Norma Hidalgo - Water Valley., MS

“Rest In Peace, Mrs Una You were a loving, kind, generous lady & will be missed by many. Red & Wendy ”
16 of 20 | Posted by: Wendy Ortego - Opelousas

“Jodie, I am so very sorry for your loss, I was a friend of your Mom's when we ran into each other. Very sweet Lady. My condolences. ”
17 of 20 | Posted by: Sheryl Boudreaux Landry - LA

18 of 20 | Posted by: BRENDA CONCIENNE MILLER - LA

“My condolences to Mrs. Una's family.She was such a 3onderful caring person.May she R.I.P. ”
19 of 20 | Posted by: Marguerite O'Quinn - New Iberia, LA

“Please accept our deepest condolences and prayers for you and your family during this difficult time. May Ms. Una rest in God's eternal peace and may...Read More »
20 of 20 | Posted by: the staff of Ibert's Mortuary - LA

Funeral services will be held Friday, September 22, 2017, at 1:00 p.m. at Ibert's Mortuary in Franklin for Una Hebert Sinitiere, who passed away peacefully at the age of 93 in the evening hours on Monday, September 18, 2017. Following the service, Una will be laid to rest with her husband in the Franklin Cemetery Mausoleum. Father Billy Ruskoski will conduct the services. Serving as pallbearers will be Mark Burgess, Bobby Viator, Christian LeBlanc, Julien LeBlanc, Mike Broussard, and Warren Guidry. Honorary pallbearers will be Johnny Suire and Eli Viator. A gathering of family and friends will be held Friday at Ibert's from 9:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m., with the Holy Rosary being prayed at 11:00 a.m.

Una was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, and great grandmother. She was born in Jeanerette on March 4, 1924, one of six children born to the late Nicholas Hebert and the late Clemence Hebert. She was a former longtime resident of Franklin and has resided in Opelousas for the past nine years. Many will remember Ms. Una from her numerous years working in the men's department of Wormser's Clothing Store in Franklin. She will be dearly missed.

Those she leaves to cherish her memory include her daughter, Jody Sinitiere Suire and her husband Johnny; two grandchildren, Mark Burgess and Shawn Burgess Viator and her husband Bobby; two step-granddaughters, Cindy Guidry and Melanie Suire; nine great grandchildren, Kasie, Christian, Julien, Eli, Brittney, Morghan, Jadyn, Lane, and Kathleen; and a host of nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, A. J. Sinitiere Jr.; two brothers, Septembre "Seppe" Hebert and Ardie Hebert; and three sisters, Bertha Pesson, Ruby Moore, and Gertrude Barrilleaux.

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Arrangements have been entrusted to Ibert's Mortuary, Inc., 1007 Main Street, Franklin, LA 70538, (337) 828-5426.