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Evangeline Funeral Home

314 E Saint Peter St, New Iberia, LA

OBITUARY

Janet "Jeanette" Bonin Dronet

April 3, 1933April 24, 2020
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NEW IBERIA– Private Graveside services will be held for Janet “Jeanette” Bonin Dronet, age 87.

A native of Franklin and resident of New Iberia, Mrs. Dronet passed away passed away on Friday, April 24, 2020 at her residence surrounded by her family.

Mrs. Dronet was a member of Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church where she served as a Eucharistic Minister and volunteered for many years. She enjoyed Cajun music and loved spending time with her family. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, great grandmother and sister, who will missed by all who knew and loved her.

She is survived by her loving husband of 68 years, Clifford Joseph Dronet, Sr. of New Iberia; her children, Mary D. LeBlanc and husband Robbie of New Iberia; Debbie D. Halphen and husband Dennis of New Iberia; Janie D. Leger and husband Brent of Church Point; Abby Musselwhite and husband David of New Iberia; Cliff “Skip” Dronet of Mineral Wells, TX and Lance Dronet and wife Margaret “Maki” Dronet of New Iberia; fourteen grandchildren, Stephanie LeBlanc; Mary Elizabeth LeBlanc; Quincy LeBlanc and wife Marina; Rocky LeBlanc and wife Katie; Ashley Lipari and husband Michael; Elliot Halphen and wife Tricia; James Leger and wife Lindsay; Fran Do and husband Dr. Daniel DO; Stewart Musselwhite; Tyler Musselwhite; Emmy Dronet; Thomas Dronet; Alyssa Dronet; Gabriel Dronet and Nicholas Dronet; nineteen great grandchildren and one sister, Anita LeBlanc of New Iberia.

She is preceded in death by her parents, Marcellus and Elfrida Norris Bonin; five brothers, Ladius “Bill” Bonin, Leonce Bonin, Tony Bonin, Oleus Peter Bonin and Oneil Bonin and three sisters, Corinne Hebert, Eunice Gautreaux and Esther Vice.

Pallbearers will be Quincy LeBlanc, Rocky LeBlanc, Elliot Halphen, James Leger, Stewart Musselwhite, Tyler Musselwhite and Thomas Dronet.

The family would like to thank Lourdes Hospice, especially Katelyn, Juan, Cyndi and Deborah; Francine from Council on Aging and her caretakers Liz, Tyler and Geraldine. The care and compassion shown during this most difficult time is greatly appreciated.

To view the on-line obituary, video tribute, and sign the guest register, please visit www.evangelinefuneralhome.com.

Evangeline Funeral Homes, Inc. of New Iberia is in charge of arrangements.

  • FAMILY

  • Clifford Joseph Droent, Sr., Loving husband of 68 years
  • Mary LeBlanc (Robbie), Daughter
  • Debbie Halphen (Dennis), Daughter
  • Janie Leger (Brent), Daughter
  • Abby Musselwhite (David), Daughter
  • Cliff "Skip" Dronet, Son
  • Lance Dronet (Margaret "Maki"), Son
  • Stephanie LeBlanc, Grandchild
  • Mary Elizabeth LeBlanc, Grandchild
  • Quincy LeBlanc (Marina), Grandchild
  • Rocky LeBlanc (Katie), Grandchild
  • Ashley Lipari (Michael), Grandchild
  • Elliot Halphen (Tricia), Grandchild
  • James Leger (Lindsay), Grandchild
  • Fran Do (Dr. Daniel Do), Grandchild
  • Stewart Musselwhite, Grandchild
  • Emmy Dronet, Grandchild
  • Thomas Dronet, Grandchild
  • Alyssa Dronet, Grandchild
  • Gabriel Dronet, Granchild
  • Nicolas Dronet, Grandchild
  • Anita LeBlanc, Sister
  • Esther Vice, Sister
  • Marcellus and Elfrida Norris Bonin, Parents (deceased)
  • Ladius "Bill" Bonin, Brother (deceased)
  • Leonce Bonin, Brother (deceased)
  • Tony Bonin, Brother (deceased)
  • Oleus Peter Bonin, Brother (deceased)
  • Oneil Bonin, Brother (deceased)
  • Corinne Hebert, Sister (deceased)
  • Eunice Gautreaux, Sister (deceased)
  • Mrs. Dronet also leaves behind to cherish her memory, nineteen great grandchildren.

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Renee Picheloup

April 29, 2020

Janie, it’s been a very long time but I wanted to tell you and your family how very sorry I am for the loss of your mother. What a difficult time for you all. My thoughts and prayers are with you.

LouAnn Dugas

April 28, 2020

Dear Mary, Liz, and Family.....
So sorry for the loss of Jeanette.....her smile and sweet personality will be forever remembered!.....please know you are in my daily prayers!.....remember the fun times made and cherish them always!!

Rhonda deJesus

April 27, 2020

A beautiful soul is never forgotten. Rest in eternal peace, Mrs. Jeanette.

Matt LeBlanc

April 27, 2020

Rest In Peace, Aunt Jean. We will miss your sense of humor and your fun personality.

Matt, Roxanne, Bryce, and Remie LeBlanc

Cathy Vice

April 27, 2020

Uncle Cliff and family,
I am so sorry for your loss! Nan was such a sweet lady! She will be sorely missed!! Love yall! GOD Bless!!

Carol and Aden Keeter

April 26, 2020

So sorry for your loss.?You and your family are in our thoughts and prayers.

Roy & Rhonda Vice

April 26, 2020

Uncle Cliff, I'm sorry for your loss. May God continue to bless you and may you feel the warmth of his arms wrapped around you. You have an awesome family; you and your family are in our thoughts and prayers! Roy & Rhonda

Laine Breaux

April 26, 2020

Sorry for your loss from the family of Joseph Breaux

Will Langlinais

April 26, 2020

Our heartfelt condolences go out to the Dronet family on the loss of their beloved Janet . May all of you cherish the memories of her life here on earth. God Bless,

Will & Brenda Langlinais

Karin Duhon

April 24, 2020

My deepest sympathy is extended to all the family in this difficult time. Please know my thoughts and prayers are with you. She was sweet, loving and adored by all and will be sorely missed. May the peace, strength, and love of the Lord be with the family in the days ahead.

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Biography

NEW IBERIA– Private Graveside services will be held for Janet “Jeanette” Bonin Dronet, age 87.

A native of Franklin and resident of New Iberia, Mrs. Dronet passed away passed away on Friday, April 24, 2020 at her residence surrounded by her family.

Mrs. Dronet was a member of Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church where she served as a Eucharistic Minister and volunteered for many years. She enjoyed Cajun music and loved spending time with her family.
She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, great grandmother and sister, who will missed by all who knew and loved her.

She is survived by her loving husband of 68 years, Clifford Joseph Dronet, Sr. of New Iberia; her children, Mary D. LeBlanc and husband Robbie of New Iberia; Debbie D. Halphen and husband Dennis of New Iberia; Janie D. Leger and husband Brent of Church Point; Abby Musselwhite and husband David of New Iberia; Cliff “Skip” Dronet of Mineral Wells, TX and Lance Dronet and wife Margaret “Maki” Dronet of New Iberia; fourteen grandchildren, Stephanie LeBlanc; Mary Elizabeth LeBlanc; Quincy LeBlanc and wife Marina; Rocky LeBlanc and wife Katie; Ashley Lipari and husband Michael; Elliot Halphen and wife Tricia; James Leger and wife Lindsay; Fran Do and husband Dr. Daniel DO; Stewart Musselwhite; Tyler Musselwhite; Emmy Dronet; Thomas Dronet; Alyssa Dronet; Gabriel Dronet and Nicholas Dronet; nineteen great grandchildren and one sister, Anita LeBlanc of New Iberia.

She is preceded in death by her parents, Marcellus and Elfrida Norris Bonin; five brothers, Ladius “Bill” Bonin, Leonce Bonin, Tony Bonin, Oleus Peter Bonin and Oneil Bonin and three sisters, Corinne Hebert, Eunice Gautreaux and Esther Vice.

Pallbearers will be Quincy LeBlanc, Rocky LeBlanc, Elliot Halphen, James Leger, Stewart Musselwhite, Tyler Musselwhite and Thomas Dronet.

The family would like to thank Lourdes Hospice, especially Katelyn, Juan, Cyndi and Deborah; Francine from Council on Aging and her caretakers Liz, Tyler and Geraldine. The care and compassion shown during this most difficult time is greatly appreciated.

To view the on-line obituary, video tribute, and sign the guest register, please visit www.evangelinefuneralhome.com.

Evangeline Funeral Homes, Inc. of New Iberia is in charge of arrangements.

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