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Our professional, experienced and dedicated staff at Evangeline Funeral Home will provide you with compassionate and personal care during your time of need. Whether you have an immediate need for our funeral and cremation services or are making arrangements in advance, our associates will always be there for you.

A funeral home for all

To better meet the needs of the New Iberia community, our knowledgeable associates are able to serve families of all faiths, beliefs, cultures and backgrounds.

Personalized funeral services

Every life is unique and deserves a celebration that is just as unique. At Evangeline Funeral Home, we can create an imaginative and heartfelt tribute that captures the essence of your loved one’s life. A personalized funeral can be as simple as sharing photographs, videos and keepsakes or as elaborate as turning our chapel into a putting green or serving your loved one’s favorite Cajun cuisine through our professional catering service. The possibilities are endless.

Trusted provider

We're a member of the Dignity Memorial® network. When you choose Evangeline Funeral Home, you not only receive the compassionate care you expect from a New Iberia-operated establishment, but also the value you deserve from North America’s largest and most trusted network of funeral, cremation and memorialization services.

Visit us

Stairwell at Evangeline Funeral Home Our historic 2-story antebellum-era funeral home facility is located on East Saint Peter Street. We invite you to visit Evangeline Funeral Home to take a tour and meet our friendly team. Please contact us if you have an immediate need or would like more information about our funeral and cremation services.


Evangeline Funeral Home has been an historical fixture in New Iberia, Louisiana, for many years. It has not always been a funeral home, as it was a private residence when built. The 2-story antebellum home was built between 1901 and 1904 by the Dietlein Family on its original site on East Saint Peter Street.

A growing business

In 1940, the home was purchased by the Cletus Landry family and opened in 1941 as Evangeline Funeral Home. As the years went by and business grew, locations were opened in St. Martinville in 1951 and Delcambre in 1960. In 1955, additional parlor space was added to the New Iberia location.

On November 6, 1986, Dalton L. Babineaux Jr. purchased the funeral home from the Landry family and operated the business until July 1, 1997.

Our funeral home today

In 2007, Evangeline Funeral Home joined the Dignity Memorial® network of funeral, cremation and cemetery service providers. With more than a half century of service, Evangeline Funeral Home still upholds the tradition of exceptional service and care set forth by the Landry family while responding to the evolving needs of the New Iberia community.

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Ratings & Reviews

Verified Customer Reviews

Since 2005, many of our customers have taken the time to tell us how we did each year via our Voice of the Customer program. Our star ratings and comments from families come directly from these surveys.

"Used Evangeline for my mom and now brother. Best place to go and very friendly staff"

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January 2021

"Even though this was a hard time to go through, the Evangeline Funeral Home staff took care of my family as if we were part of their family. My mother was represented the way we felt she deserved, and I feel the staff surpassed my expectations. It was a beautiful service."

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July 2020

"Kenny made everything go smoothly and coordinated all the details. He made himself available to us anytime we needed and no request was overlooked."

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June 2020

"The staff at Evangline funeral home is extremely helpful in the planning and details at such a difficult time. We worked with Stephanie, she helped us with each detail to get things just like we wanted. The entire staff is helpful and kind."

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June 2020

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