Mary Steen Suire

June 22, 1931February 11, 2021

NEW IBERIA – A Funeral Service was conducted for Mrs. David Suire, the former Mary Steen, age 89, at 1:00 pm Saturday, February 13, 2021 at Evangeline Funeral Home. Fr. Doss Palthazar conducted the services. Burial followed at Holy Family Cemetery.

A private visitation was held at Evangeline Funeral Home from 10:00 am until time of service.

Mrs. Suire passed away on Thursday, February 11, 2021 at Camelot of Broussard.

Mrs. Suire was a loving and devoted mother and grandmother who enjoyed taking care of her family. She loved cooking her signature dishes of fried chicken, chili and pork chops in a red gravy and spending time in her flower beds.

She is survived by one daughter, Tina Suire Romero and husband Chuck; two sons, Phillip L. Suire and wife Mary Ann and John D. Suire and wife Dawana all of New Iberia; seven grandchildren, Chad Suire, Brent Suire, Carl Suire, Brock Borres, Michelle Suire, Scott Suire and Sara Suire; three step grandchildren, Blake LeBlanc, Anthony Romero and Gregory Romero and sixteen great grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, David Suire; two sons, Richard Dean Suire and Allen Dave Suire; her parents, Eddie and Nela LeBlanc Steen; one sister, Verla Steen and one brother, Joseph Curdey Steen.

Pallbearers will be members of the family.

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


  • Phillip L. Suire Suire (Mary Ann), Son
  • John D. Suire (Dawana), Son
  • Tina Suire Romero (Chuck), Daughter
  • David Suire, Husband (deceased)
  • Eddie Steen, Father (deceased)
  • Nela LeBlanc Steen, Mother (deceased)
  • Richard Dean Suire, Son (deceased)
  • Allen Dave Suire, Son (deceased)
  • Joseph Curdey Steen, Brother (deceased)
  • Verla Steen, Sister (deceased)
  • Mrs. Suire also leaves behind to cherish her memory seven grandchildren; three step-grandchildren; andsixteen great grandchildren

  • Will be members and friends of the family.


  • Visitation

    Saturday, February 13, 2021

  • Funeral Service

    Saturday, February 13, 2021


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Cindy Williams

February 14, 2021

Sending my thoughts and prayers to Tina and all the family. Ms. Mary was a very sweet lady. Always had a smile when I would greet her. My mom was at Camelot and passed away June 10th, 2020. Everyone was so friendly especially Tina and Chuck. May you Rest In Peace Ms. Mary. ❤️

Frances Romero Thibodeaux

February 13, 2021

Mrs Mary was a wonderful, gentle and caring person. She will be sadly missed. To all her family our thoughts and prayers are with you all.

Sincerely, Frances and Oran Thibodeaux and all Romero Family members.