A Mass of Christian Burial will be held for Iluminada Macapanas Marks at 1:30 PM on Monday, September 17, 2018 in the St. Leo the Great Catholic Church in Leonville. Reverend Darren Eldridge will officiate the Mass. Rite of Committal will be held in the St. Leo Church Cemetery.
Mrs. Marks, age 76, passed away on Thursday, September 13, 2018 at Opelousas General Health System.
Iluminada loved fishing and was a fan of western cowboy shows. She was a parishioner of St. Leo the Great Catholic Church. She was a loving wife, mother and grandmother who will be missed by all who knew and loved her.
She is survived by her son, Larry Marks and his wife, Brandy; her step-children, Veronica Bennett, Annette Marks, Roqul Lawrence "R.L." Marks and their numerous children. She is also survived by her grandchildren, Taylor Marks, Christian Marks, Jesse Marks, Preslie Marks and Braylon Taylor.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Lawrence Marks.
Visitation will be held on Sunday, September 16, 2018 from 10:00 AM until 8:00 PM and reopen on Monday at 8:00 AM until the time of service. A Rosary will be prayed on Sunday evening at 6:00 PM by Maddie Guidry.
Family and friends are invited to sign and view the online guestbook at www.lafondardoin.com.
LaFond-Ardoin Funeral Home of Opelousas, 2845 South Union Street, Opelousas, LA 70570, (337-942-2638) has been entrusted with the funeral arrangements.