Marie Martin Millet

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Marie Martin Millet was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, sister, aunt, cousin,and friend. She was born on May 20, 1935 and passed away on May 6, 2017 at the age of 81. She is survived by her husband of 60 years, Rene J. “T-White” Millet, Jr.; son, Craig Millet (Cindy); daughters, Renette Catalano (Philip), Cathy Dufresne (Kerry), Anne Detillier (Boyd); her brothers: Milton, Bruce, Willy, and Jacob Martin and her sisters: Florence St. Pierre, and Theresa McCann; as well as 11 grandchildren: Lacey Cavanaugh, Brad Millet, Adam Millet, Kelsi Falgoust, Kalli Dufresne, Kami Dufresne, Nicole Catalano, Benjamin Detillier, Noah Detillier, and Maria Detillier and 5 great-grandchildren: Wesley and Taylor Millet, Lyla and Jordyn Cavanaugh, and Ethan Millet. She is preceded in death by her parents, Jacob and Leonia Martin; grandsons: Matthew, Michael, and Alexander Detillier and a brother, Gordon Martin. A visitation in her honor was on Tuesday, May 9, 2017 from 6:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. at Rose Lynn Funeral Services, 1870 Cabanose Ave., Lutcher, LA. The visitation resumed on Wednesday, May 10, 2017 from 8:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m. at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Gramercy, LA followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 11:00 a.m. Burial followed in St. Joseph Cemetery in Paulina, LA. The family offers special thanks to Brittani Johnson and staff of Modern Hospice and Palliative Care; Dr. Frederic Billings, Dr. David Hanson and Staff of Mary Bird Perkins, and Dr. Randall Poche. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Garden of Angels Prayer Garden, 19821 Tammy Lane, Gramercy, LA 70052 (located on the SPC school grounds) would be appreciated. We will miss her strength and devotion to family along with her many home-cooked meals. She was the circle of our strength, anchor of our love, and is now kept by God. To sign and view the family guestbook, please visit

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