Antoinette Eva FIRMIN

January 19, 1936December 21, 2017

Antoinette Eva “Toni” Gauthier Firmin, age 81, entered peacefully into heaven on Thursday, December 21, 2017 surrounded by her loving family. The devoted wife of the late Dolphia Firmin, Sr. for 53 years. A loving mother of Shirley Firmin, Nina Firmin (partner Angela Firmin), Dolphia Firmin, Jr. (Cindy), Kenneth Firmin (Karen), Debra Firmin Bellott (Fiance’ Preston Duhon), Brenda Firmin Christensen (Christopher), Lynn Firmin Stamper (preceded by her spouse, Yancy) and Lisa Firmin Arceneaux (Dwayne). A proud grandmother twenty grandchildren and eighteen great grandchildren. Daughter of the late Viola Manuel Gauthier and Lester Gauthier. Sister of her twin brother, Anthony Gauthier (Janice), Eva Gauthier Guillory (the late Myron), Myron Gauthier (the late Marie), Eloise Gauthier Fontenot (the late Rickey), Terry Gauthier and a preceded in death by her brothers; Hubert Gauthier and Dale Gauthier. She is also survived by numerous loving nieces, nephews, other relatives, her best friend Barbara and friends who will miss her dearly. The family would like to send their thanks to the staff of Heart of Hospice for their compassionate care given to “Ms. Toni” especially the nurses; Janet, Phillip and the CNA, Kay. “Toni” was a professional homemaker by trade who enjoyed reading and caring for her children and mostly spending time with her grandchildren. Relatives and friends are invited to attend a Funeral Mass at Westside Leitz-Eagan Funeral Home, 5101 Westbank Expy., Marrero, LA on Tuesday, December 26, 2017 at 11:00 AM. Visitation from 9:00 AM until Mass time. Interment following in Lakelawn Memorial Park Mausoleum, New Orleans, LA. Express condolences at


  • Visitation

    Tuesday, December 26, 2017

  • Funeral Service

    Tuesday, December 26, 2017


Antoinette Eva FIRMIN

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Lynn Stamper

January 5, 2018

Missing you Mom

Karen Pizani

December 28, 2017

MawMaw we will miss you so much. I am happy you are no longer in pain. You and pawpaw will always be in my heart.

Leroy Holmes and family

December 26, 2017

Our prayers go out to family and friends during this difficult time. May the Lord's arms surround you.

Sharon Montgomery Winstine

December 26, 2017

I am so sorry to hear of your loss! May God be with all of you during this time of sorrow!

Pete and Leslie Gauthier

December 25, 2017

So sorry for your loss . Our thought and prayers are with your family at this time.

Pete and Leslie Gauthier

michael bellott

December 24, 2017

maw maw was a special person and will aways be in my heart may she rest in peace along with pop.

Sammy and Ella Childress

December 23, 2017

Lynn, we love you and know this is a difficult time! God,s grace will keep you strong for your family.

Shirley T. Allen

December 23, 2017

So sorry for your loss. Will be remembering this family during this difficult time.
God Bless You!!

Debra Bellott

December 23, 2017

Mom I will miss you always I love you . Now you and Daddy together again Danceing together in heaven . NOW you are with your mom and Dad and your too bothers. AS A family we has good times and bad times but mostly good times . WE will see you again one day . Love your Daugther Debra

Sharon Dupuy

December 23, 2017

I send to you all my deepest sympathy and my prayers to help you all in this hard time .