Beverly Castille Fremin

July 10, 1939August 17, 2021

NEW IBERIA – A Mass of Christian Burial will be conducted for Beverly Castille Fremin, age 82, at 11:00 am on Saturday, August 28, 2021 at St. Peter’s Catholic Church. Fr. Nathan Comeaux will be the celebrant for the service. Following the mass, she will be laid to rest at Holy Family Mausoleum.

A gathering of family and friends will be held at St. Peter’s Catholic Church on Saturday, August 28, 2021 from 8:00 am until time of service. A Rosary will be prayed at 10:00 am.

Beverly was born on July 10, 1939 in New Iberia to the late Arthur and Grace Provost Castille. She passed away on Tuesday, August 17, 2021 in New Iberia.

Beverly taught at North Lewis Elementary from July 27, 1973 until her retirement on May 28, 2011. She had a love for all her children she taught over the years. Her strong faith and love of her family were important to her. She was a member of St. Peter’s Catholic Church and a Lay Carmelite for many years.

She is survived by her sons, Brian Friend and wife Katherine and Joachim Fremin and his girlfriend Melanie Trappey all of New Iberia; two grandsons, Casey Friend and wife Amy Friend and Taylor Friend and girlfriend Kyla Aucoin; two great granddaughters, Demi Friend and Kami Friend and one sister, Magdalen “Tot” Van Brocklin of New Iberia.

Along with her parents, she is preceded in death by two brothers, Harris Castille, Sr. and Benedict “Benny” Castille.

Donations may be made for masses in her name and or Traditions Hospice, 217 Rue Louis XIV, Suite 100, Lafayette, LA 70508.

Pallbearers will be Joachim Fremin, Casey Friend, Taylor Friend, Travis Randazzo, Arthur Castille and Jamerson LeBlanc. Michael Van Brocklin, Dale Van Brocklin and Mark Castille will be honorary pallbearers.

To view the on-line obituary and sign the guest register, please visit

Evangeline Funeral Home of New Iberia is in charge of arrangements.


  • Brian Friend (Katherine), Son
  • Joachim Fremin (Melanie Trappey), Son
  • Casey Friend (Amy Friend), Grandson
  • Taylor Friend (Kyla Aucoin), Grandson
  • Demi Friend, Great Grandchild
  • Kami Friend, Great Grandchild
  • Magdalen "Tot" Van Brocklin, Sister
  • Arthur Castille, Father (deceased)
  • Grace Provost, Mother (deceased)
  • Harris Castille, Sr., Brother (deceased)
  • Benedict "Benny" Castille, Brother (deceased)

  • Traditions Hospice
  • Masses in her name


  • Visitation

    Saturday, August 28, 2021

  • Rosary

    Saturday, August 28, 2021

  • Mass of Christian Burial

    Saturday, August 28, 2021


Beverly Castille Fremin

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Wanda Laper

August 30, 2021

Nanny, gona miss you and our talks and how you never forgot my birthday no matter what, never hung up the phone or let me get in the car to leave without saying you loved me. See you again some day.

Diane Dulin Dugas

August 27, 2021

Dear Bev! I have thought of you often and the fun we had as teenagers, overnight sleep overs, skating, dating, etc. you, Jan, and me and so many others have good memories then! God Grant peace to your eternal rest! I will catch you on the other side! ❤️🙏🙏

Michael Jefferson

August 25, 2021

This was my 1st grade and 3rd grade teacher. We became good friends . Stayed in contact with her throughout the years. She will be truly missed by all that knew her. May God Rest Her Soul. I will miss you friend