Dalta Mae Bourque

March 20, 1923June 26, 2013

DELCAMBRE – Funeral Services will be conducted for Mrs. Dalta Mae Jagers Bourque, age 90, at 1:00 pm Saturday, June 29, 2013 at Our Lady of the Lake Catholic Church with Fr. Herb Bennerfield officiating. Interment will follow at the Church mausoleum.

Visitation will be held from 3:00 pm until 10:00 pm on Friday with a Rosary at 7:00 pm. The funeral home will reopen at 8:00 am on Saturday and remain open until service time.

A native of Delcambre and resident of Abbeville, Mrs. Bourque passed away at 11:31 pm on Wednesday, June 26, 2013 at Maison du Monde Nursing Home in Abbeville.

Mrs. Bourque loved to embroider, garden and spend time with her family. She was well known as being an excellent housekeeper. She was a loving wife, mother and grandmother. She will be deeply missed by all who knew her.

She is survived by her son, Rodney Bourque and wife Charmaine of Delcambre; daughters, Faye Gros and husband Michael of Patterson, Donna Adam and husband Anthony “Curly” of Abbeville; son-in-law, Aramise Martin of Delcambre; sister, Maerine Broussard and husband Francis; thirteen grandchildren, twenty-three great grandchildren and twelve great great grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Minos J. Bourque; parents, Minor and Louisa Jagers; sister, Anna Mae Jagers and daughter, Judy Ann Martin.

Pallbearers will be Scotty Sonnier, Lance Sonnier, Casey Sonnier, Durke LeBlanc, Heath Bourque, Ben Bourque, Nick Bourque and Eric Stubblefield.

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Evangeline Funeral Homes, Inc. of Delcambre is in charge of arrangements.


  • Funeral Service Saturday, June 29, 2013
  • Visitation Friday, June 28, 2013
  • Rosary Service Friday, June 28, 2013
  • Visitation Saturday, June 29, 2013

Dalta Mae Bourque

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Linda Dore'

July 6, 2013

I just found out that Ms. Mae died. My prayers go out to all of you. Take comfort in knowing that she is at peace and with her love ones who went before her.

June 30, 2013

She was such a nice person. I will always remember her in that way. . Neal Saunier

ellen rogers

June 30, 2013

just want you all to know i loved taking care of ms dalta she was my sunshine every morning i will miss her very much you all are in my prayers and ms dalta will always have a special place in my heart

Kenward and Norma Delcambre

June 29, 2013

Sorry we cannot make it but our thoughts and prayers are with you

Ramona Wisby

June 28, 2013

So very sorry for your loss she will be so very much missed love youll your friend Ramona Wisby

Bonnie & Larry Bergeron

June 28, 2013

Donna , Curly & the Bourgue Family our prayers and thoughts are with you.. May she R.I.P.