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“My dear friends Betty Decoux & Amanda Melancon, With wonderful memories that you shall always have. Sincerely, Mandy Simoneaux ”
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“My deepest sympathy sent to y'all in this terrible time of sorrow. Aunt maryhelen always had that smile on her face. She will be missed. ”
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“Our thoughts and prayers are with you in your time of grief. May God give you His strength and graces to carry you through this very difficult time. ”
3 of 12 | Posted by: Carolyn & Isaac Vice - New Iberia, LA

“Prayers for your family! We love you! Mandy & Pnut ”
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“I can remember, I was Bar-B-Qing momma and her got drank on my porch and they were dancing together. They were so funny. Mary could drink anymore...Read More »
5 of 12 | Posted by: Betty Decoux and Amanda Melancon - LA

“We deeply sad and depresses. Mary helen you will be deeply missed. Our prayers go out to the family. ”
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“I remember spending weekends at there house an playing baseball with all the couisn my mom & aunt maryhelen laughing cutting up about god know what!...Read More »
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“On behalf of the Champagne family, please accept our condolences on your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with all of you. ”
8 of 12 | Posted by: Denise M. Champagne - Baldwin, LA

“On behalf of the Adam @ Gladys Romero family Please accept our sincere sympathy for your loss. Know that she is resting peacefully in Heaven. Mildred...Read More »
9 of 12 | Posted by: Barbara Romero DeRouen - LA

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“Maw Maw I will miss you so much. I am so happy God gave me the time he did for us to be able to spend these last years living together and helping my...Read More »
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Funeral services for Mrs. Mary Helen Romero Trosclair will be held Monday, March 17, 2014, at 2:00 PM at Ibert's Mortuary in Franklin, with a gathering of family and friends beginning at 11:00 AM and the recitation of the rosary at 1:30 PM. She will be laid to rest in the Perpetual Park Cemetery in Franklin. Father Gregory Cormier will officiate the services. Serving as pallbearers will be Jerry Trosclair, Anthony Trosclair, Howard Trosclair, Abbie Trosclair, Jr., John Trosclair, Richard Romero, and Jerry Trosclair, Jr.

Mrs. Mary Helen was a native and resident of New Iberia, and was a former longtime resident of Franklin. She passed away at the age of 75 on Tuesday, March 11, 2014, at Belle Teche Nursing and Rehabiltation Center in New Iberia.

Survivors include five sons, Abbie A. Trosclair, Jr. of St. Martinville, John A. Trosclair of Patterson, Howard J. Trosclair and his wife Ann of Centerville, Anthony E. Trosclair of Patterson, and Jerry J. Trosclair and his wife Mary Ann of Franklin; two daughters, Patricia T. Gary and her husband Donald of New Iberia, and Joyrita T. Guidry and her husband Todd of Sunset; two brothers, Richard and Lester Romero; four sisters, Betty Jean Decoux, Mildred Bonin, Lucille LeBlanc, and Esther Boatwright; daughter-in-law, Gayle Verdin; 11 grandchildren; 14 great grandchildren; as well as numerous nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Abbie Antoine Trosclair, Sr.; her parents, Melvin and Lorenza Romero; two brothers, Lizay and Joe Romero; four sisters, Anna Mae Gary, Audrey Crochet, Eula Mae Boudreaux, and Theresa Callais; and three grandsons, Wayne Trosclair, Keith Trosclair, and Eric Trosclair.

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