Sonnier, Aaron

Sonnier, Aaron

Male 1923 - 2011  (88 years)

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  • Name Sonnier, Aaron  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Born 4 Jan 1923  [2
    Gender Male 
    Died 12 May 2011  Lafayette, Lafayette, Louisiana, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Address:
    Our Lady of Lourdes Regional Medical Center
    611 Saint Landry Street
    Lafayette, Louisiana 70506 
    Obituary 13 May 2011  Scott, Lafayette, Louisiana, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Martin & Castille Funeral Home 
    • Funeral services will be held on Saturday, May 14, 2011, at an 11:00 AM Mass of Christian Burial in Sts. Peter & Paul Catholic Church in Scott, for Aaron "Neg" Sonnier, 88, who passed away peacefully on Thursday, May 12, 2011 at Our Lady of Lourdes Regional Medical Center in Lafayette.

      Entombment will be in Sts. Peter & Paul Mausoleum in Scott.

      Reverend Thomas Voorhies, Pastor of Sts. Peter & Paul Catholic Church in Scott, will be the Celebrant of the Funeral Mass and will conduct the funeral services. Giftbearers will be Henry Sonnier and Brenda Sonnier. Lectors will be Carmen Comeaux and Shirley Sonnier. Karen Broussard, organist and soloist, will sing "Psalm 23", "On Eagles' Wings", "Wind Beneath My Wings", "Amazing Grace" and "Be Not Afraid" for the services.

      Survivors include three daughters, Joycie Comeaux and her husband Joseph Wallace of Maurice, Wilma Broussard and her husband Scurdy of Carencro and Geneva Roger and her husband Roland of New Braunfels, TX; one son, Wilton Sonnier and his wife Geraldine of Lafayette; ten grandchildren; sixteen great grandchildren; one sister, Melba Lavergne of Sunset; and four brothers, Harris Sonnier of Rayne, Nelon Sonnier of Lafayette, Melvin Sonnier of Mire and Henry Sonnier of Scott.

      He was preceded in death by his beloved wife, Agnes Gautreaux Sonnier; parents, Marcel Sonnier, Jr. and Odile Sonnier; two sisters, Rita Menard and Maisel Duhon; and five brothers, Irvin Sonnier, Harold Sonnier, Oran Sonnier, Nathan Sonnier and Donald Sonnier.

      A lifelong resident of Scott, Aaron Sonnier, known to friends and family as "Neg", was a member of Sts. Peter & Paul Catholic Church in Scott. Earlier in life, Mr. Sonnier was a farmer, then went on to work for the Louisiana State Highway Department, retiring after twenty years of service. He will be greatly missed by his family, friends and all who knew and loved him.

      Pallbearers will be Melvin Sonnier, Nelon Sonnier, Kevin Sonnier, Brent Broussard, Roland Roger and Joseph Wallace Comeaux.

      Honorary Pallbearers will be Marty Broussard, Harris Sonnier, Henry Sonnier and Mike Broussard.

      The family requests that visitation be observed in Martin & Castille's SCOTT location on Friday, May 13, 2011 from 9:00 AM to 9:00 PM and on Saturday from 8:00 AM until time of service.

      A Rosary will be prayed on Friday at 7:00 PM in Martin & Castille Funeral Home.

      View the obituary and guestbook online at www.mourning.com

      Martin & Castille-SCOTT-802 Alfred St., Scott, LA 70583, 337-234-2320
    Name Neg  [2
    Reference Number 255161 
    Find A Grave Link https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/156863649 
    Find A Grave Memorial # 156863649 
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    Buried 14 May 2011  Scott, Lafayette, Louisiana, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Address:
    St. Peter & St. Paul Cemetery & Mausoleum
    1110 Old Spanish Trail
    Scott, Louisiana Scott, Lou
    https://www.findagrave.com/cemetery/221547/saints-peter-and-paul-cemetery 
    Person ID I255161  Our Family 2021
    Last Modified 12 Apr 2019 

    Father Sonnier, Marcel Jr.,   b. 19 Jan 1902,   d. 3 May 1971, Duson, Lafayette, Louisiana, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years) 
    Mother Sonnier, Odile,   b. 22 Mar 1903,   d. 20 Oct 1986  (Age 83 years) 
    Family ID F92681  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Gautreaux, Agnes,   b. 31 Mar 1922,   d. 9 Apr 1987  (Age 65 years) 
    Children 
     1. Sonnier, Joyce
     2. Sonnier, Wilma
     3. Sonnier, Geneva
     4. Sonnier, Wilton
    Last Modified 29 Sep 2018 
    Family ID F94175  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsDied - Address:
    Our Lady of Lourdes Regional Medical Center
    611 Saint Landry Street
    Lafayette, Louisiana 70506 - 12 May 2011 - Lafayette, Lafayette, Louisiana, U.S.A.
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    Link to Google MapsObituary - Martin & Castille Funeral Home - 13 May 2011 - Scott, Lafayette, Louisiana, U.S.A. Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - Address:
    St. Peter & St. Paul Cemetery & Mausoleum
    1110 Old Spanish Trail
    Scott, Louisiana Scott, Lou
    https://www.findagrave.com/cemetery/221547/saints-peter-and-paul-cemetery - 14 May 2011 - Scott, Lafayette, Louisiana, U.S.A.
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  • Sources 
    1. [S38] Martin & Castille Funeral Home, http://www.mourning.com/obituaries/Joseph-Sonnier/ (Reliability: 3), 19 Feb 2011.

    2. [S38] Martin & Castille Funeral Home, http://www.mourning.com/obituaries/Aaron-Sonnier/#/Obituary (Reliability: 3), 14 May 2011.

    3. [S47] Delhomme Funeral Homes, http://www.delhommefuneralhome.com/fh/obituaries/obituary.cfm?o_id=1201108&fh_id=10813 (Reliability: 3), 5 Jul 2011.

    4. [S46] Gossen Funeral Home, http://gossenfh.funeralplan2.com/obituaries/harris-sonnier.aspx (Reliability: 3), 18 Sep 2013.