Olite Gallet Thibodeaux

August 30, 1939January 28, 2021

NEW IBERIA – Funeral Services will be conducted for Olite Gallet Thibodeaux, age 81, at 11:00 am Thursday, February 4, 2021 at Evangeline Funeral Home. Msgr. J. Robert Romero will conduct the services. Interment will follow at Nativity of Our Lady Mausoleum.

A gathering of family and friends will be held on Wednesday, February 3, 2021 from 4:00 pm until 9:00 pm at Evangeline Funeral Home. The funeral home will reopen on Thursday at 8:00 am until service time.

Mrs. Thibodeaux was a native of Kaplan and resident of New Iberia. She passed away on Thursday, January 28, 2021 at Iberia Medical Center.

She is survived by her two daughters, Laurie Dore of Arnaudville and Christina E. Domingue of St. Martinville; three sons, Allen J. Cormier and wife Betty and Michael D. Cormier all of St. Martinville and Mark S. Cormier of New Iberia; one sister, Theresa Lasseigne and husband William of New Iberia; her step daughters, JoAnn Davis and Stan; Dianne Carlson and husband Tim and Lisa Courville and husband Pancho all of New Iberia; twenty four grandchildren; thirteen step grandchildren and numerous great and great great grandchildren.

She is preceded in death by her companion, Wilmer Thibodeaux, Sr.; two sons, Eugene F. Cormier and Jeffrey Gallet; step son, Wilmer Thibodeaux, Jr.; her parents, Theogene and Ozite Cormier Gallet and four brothers, Wallace; Curlis, Curley and Dallas Gallet.

Members of the family will serve as pallbearers.

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


  • Allen J. Cormier (Betty), Son
  • Michael D. Cormier, Son
  • Mark S. Cormier, Son
  • Laurie Dore, Daughter
  • Christina E. Domingue, Daughter
  • Jo Ann Davis (Stan), Step Daughter
  • Dianne Carlson (Tim), Step Daughter
  • Lisa Courville (Pancho), Step Daughter
  • Theresa Lasseigne (William), Sister
  • Theogene and Ozite Cormier Gallet, Parents (deceased)
  • Wilmer Thibodeaux, Sr., Husband (deceased)
  • Eugene F. Cormier, Son (deceased)
  • Jeffrey Gallet, Son (deceased)
  • Wilmer Thibodeaux, Jr., Stepson (deceased)
  • Wallace Gallet, Brother (deceased)
  • Curlis Gallet, Brother (deceased)
  • Curley Gallet, Brother (deceased)
  • Dallas Gallet, Brother (deceased)
  • Mrs. Thibodeaux is also survived by twenty four grandchildren, thirteen step grandchildren and numerous great and great grandchildren.


  • Visitation

    Wednesday, February 3, 2021

  • Rosary

    Wednesday, February 3, 2021

  • Visitation

    Thursday, February 4, 2021

  • Funeral Service

    Thursday, February 4, 2021


Olite Gallet Thibodeaux

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John Berard

January 30, 2021

Theresa and Billy, I was so sorry to hear of her passing ....your family has my deepest sympathy...I remember the day you all got married she and her brothers Curley and Curtis were there.....the years sure do fly by...your family will be in my prayers

Chance Cormier

January 29, 2021

Words cannot describe the love and admiration that this family held for you Maw. I wish I would have been able to be there in your final moments, but God had different plans for us. May We Meet Again.