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Runnie Bordelon

August 18, 1940 — December 19, 2019

Opelousas - Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 12:00 p.m. on Monday, December 23, 2019 for Runnie Fontenot Bordelon at Our Lady Queen of Angels Catholic Church. The Reverend Monsignor Keith DeRouen will officiate the Mass. Inurnment will follow at Cedar Hill Cemetery in Washington.

Runnie Fontenot Bordelon, age 79 and a resident of Opelousas, passed away on Thursday, December 19, 2019 at her residence.

Runnie was a devout Catholic and parishioner of Our Lady Queen of Angels Catholic Church. She was also a member of the Rosary Ladies. Runnie enjoyed gardening, painting, sewing and crocheting. She will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved her.

She is survived by her sons, Brian Bordelon and wife, Jackie of Ville Platte and Kent Bordelon and wife, Supornthip of Opelousas; daughter, Lynn Bordelon of Opelousas; sisters, Rose Soileau and husband, Elvin of Ville Platte and Jean Darbonne and husband, Darrell of Lake Charles; and grandchildren, Heather Thiele and husband, Ryan, Travis Bordelon, Spencer Comb, Nicole Bordelon, Logan Comb and Madison Comb.

She was preceded in death by her husband of 52 years, Burnley Bordelon and her parents, Pearl and Dennis Fontenot.

Visitation will be held on Sunday, December 22, 2019 from 4:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. in the Julius J. "Skip" Montet Chapel at LaFond-Ardoin Funeral Home in Opelousas, La.  A Rosary will be prayed at 6:30 p.m. by Deacon Jerome Collins. Visitation will continue on Monday, December 23, 2019 from 8:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

Pallbearers will be Spencer Comb, Travis Bordelon and Logan Comb.

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.

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Service Schedule

Past Services

Visitation

Sunday, December 22, 2019

4:00 - 10:00 pm (Central time)

Skip Montet Chapel at Lafond-Ardoin Funeral Home

2845 S Union St, Opelousas, LA 70570

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Rosary

Sunday, December 22, 2019

6:30 - 7:00 pm (Central time)

Skip Montet Chapel at Lafond-Ardoin Funeral Home

2845 S Union St, Opelousas, LA 70570

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Visitation

Monday, December 23, 2019

8:00 - 11:30 am (Central time)

Skip Montet Chapel at Lafond-Ardoin Funeral Home

2845 S Union St, Opelousas, LA 70570

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Mass of Christian Burial

Monday, December 23, 2019

Starts at 12:00 pm (Central time)

Our Lady Queen of Angels Catholic Church

2125 S Union St, Opelousas, LA 70570

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Inurnment

Monday, December 23, 2019

Starts at 1:00 pm (Central time)

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