Obituaries for December 8

Staff Writer
Gonzales Weekly Citizen

Clouatre, Laura Agnes Frederic

She died at 5:45 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 3, 2009, at her home in St. Amant. She was 78 and a native of Dutchtown. Entombment in Holy Rosary Catholic Church Mausoleum, St. Amant. She was a lifelong member of Holy Rosary Catholic Church in St. Amant, where she was a catechist teacher, Eucharistic minister, Parish Council member, and Altar Society member. She was also a member of Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 3693 Ladies Auxiliary and Knights of Columbus Ladies Auxiliary, Knights of Columbus Council 6389.

Francis Sr., John Edgar

A retired brick mason, resident and native of Donaldsonville, he died at 7:30 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. 1, 2009, in Baton Rouge. He was 90 and a Navy veteran. Entombment in Ascension Catholic Church Cemetery. He was a member of the 1950s Voters Rights League, True Friends Benevolent Association, a lifelong member of the International Union of Bricklayers and Allied Craftworkers BAC Local 05. He was also a 50-year plus member of the Knights of Peter Claver Council 37 and a lifelong member of St. Catherine of Sienna Catholic Church.

Hutton, Donna Kay

She was born on Sept. 5, 1956, in Muncie, Ind., and passed away on Wednesday, Dec. 2, 2009.  Interment in Oak Lane Memorial Park, Prairieville. She was a legal secretary for several law firms in Baton Rouge and a member of Eastern Star.

Little, Marjorie

She died Saturday, Dec. 5, 2009, at Gonzales Health Care. Visitation at Holy Rosary Catholic Church, St. Amant, on Wednesday, Dec. 9, from 8:30 a.m. until funeral service at 11 a.m. Interment at Hope Haven Cemetery, Gonzales.