“For you were once darkness, but now you are light in the Lord.” Ephesians 5:8-13.
After a long, brave battle with Alzheimer’s, Irma Boe St. Pierre was reunited with her beloved son on November 1, 2018 in the loving presence of her husband, Ovide St. Pierre, Jr. Irma and Ovide were married for 61 years and resided in Gramercy, LA where they raised four children.
Irma is survived by her husband, Ovide St. Pierre, Jr.; three children, Dawn St. Pierre Martin (Carey), Jude St. Pierre, Sr. (Mary), and Hope St. Pierre Borne (Troy); two sisters, Hazel Boe Landry and Doris Boe; eight grandchildren, Kassie (Ryan), Darcie (Mason), Heidi, Jude, Jr., Miranda, Amber, Hunter, and Parker; and five great grandchildren, Ty, Talan, Weslie, Adalyn, and Lennon.
She was proceeded in death by her first son, Ovide St. Pierre, III; parents, Amedee J. Boe, Sr. and Claudia Waguespack Boe; and siblings, Amelia “Meme” Boe Curtiss and Amedee J. Boe, Jr.
Irma, who fittingly passed away on All Saints’ Day, was a devoted Christian who loved the Lord, loved her family and believed in angels. She is now peacefully reunited with her guardian angel and first-born son.
A visitation was held in her honor on Monday, November 5, 2018 from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Paulina, LA followed by a Mass of Christian burial. Burial took place in the St. Joseph Mausoleum.