OBITUARY

Carolyn "Punkin" Landaiche

November 11, 1927March 25, 2021

Mary Carolyn “Punkin” Richard Landaiche passed away peacefully at her home on Thursday, March 25, 2021 in St. Gabriel, La at the age of 93. She is preceded in death by her parents Oscar Jr. and Abigail Callaghan Richard and her siblings, Oscar Richard III, Betty Fernandez, Robert Richard, Virginia Harkins, and Barry Richard. Son in-law, Clyde Morgan, Jr. She is survived by her husband Michael Landaiche of 72 years. Their three children Michele L. Anderson (Otis), Anne L. Morgan Bourgeois (Percy), and Catherine L. Crnko (Alan), eight grandchildren, Michael Anderson (Michelle), Nancy Villavaso (Chad), Melanie Gueho, Julie Purvis (Brad), Chip Morgan, Mary Waller (Mathus), Rudy Crnko (Trish) and Ross Crnko. Eighteen great-grandchildren, Elaina and Peyton Anderson, Mallory, Beau and Gabe Villavaso, B.J., Kaitlyn and Rylie Gueho, Grace, Luke and Audrey Purvis, Abigail and Elizabeth Morgan, Gabby, Avery and Adley Waller, Ridley and Rhett Crnko. Punkin was a native of Sunshine, Louisiana. She retired from the U.S. Public Health Service, Carville, Louisiana after 43 years of service. She was a member of the Ladies Altar Society of St. Gabriel Catholic Church and a former Board Member for the Iberville Parish Library. She enjoyed reading, sharing the history of her town with her family. Relatives and friends are invited to attend a funeral mass at St. Gabriel Catholic Church, 3625 LA-75, St. Gabriel, Louisiana 70776, on Monday, March 29, 2021 at 11:00 a.m. Visitation at the church will begin at 9:00 a.m. Interment will follow at St. Gabriel Catholic Church Cemetery. COVID-19 precautions will need to be exercised.

Services

  • Visitation

    Monday, March 29, 2021

  • Funeral Mass

    Monday, March 29, 2021

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Carolyn "Punkin" Landaiche

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Barbara Peavy

March 27, 2021

Sorry for y’all’s loss. My thoughts and prayers for each all families. 🙏🙏🙏🤗

Melody and Barry Landaiche

March 27, 2021

Aunt Punkin was always a joy to be around and we remember many wonderful family gatherings. We send our love and condolences on her passing and know she will be remembered fondly. All our love, Barry and Melody

Terrie Daigle

March 27, 2021

I'm so sorry for y'all's loss Mrs Punkin was a special & kind soul which her & Mr Mike instilled in their kids so blessed to have known y'all forever & glad to have spent so much time there when I was a kid Catherine I have so many great memories of us growing up I could go on & on God Bless sending prayers to you,family & friends Much Love & Respect To All ❤🙏

Tracey Pitcher

March 27, 2021

To Mr. Mike, Michele, Anne, Katherine and family, I am happy to have known Mrs. Carolyn. She taught me things I'll carry throughout the rest of my life. Take comfort in knowing that she will live on in spirit through the things she has imparted in you. Stay close to one another. Be blessed.

FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY