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Sheila Menard

June 6, 1953 — December 21, 2022


Opelousas – Graveside service and inurnment for Sheila D. Menard will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Wednesday, December 28, 2022, at Bellevue Memorial Park in Opelousas, La.  Father Laurent De Prins will conduct the service.

It is with heavy hearts we announce the passing of Sheila D. Menard, age 69, on Wednesday, December 21, 2022.

Sheila worked as a registered nurse at Opelousas General Health System for 47 years.  She enjoyed being outdoors, working in her garden, knitting and woodburning.  She was a loving and kind person and will be dearly missed by all who knew and loved her.

She is survived by her sister, Cindy M. Hollier and husband, Glenn, her niece, Jessica L. Hollier and her great-nephews, Cullen Michael Graham, III and Wyatt James Graham.

She was preceded in death by parents, Lenis J. Menard and Marjorie Mae Jackson Menard; her maternal grandparents, Mae Duckworth and Vivian Jackson and her paternal grandparents, Tudise and Lorenia Leblanc Menard.

The family to like to give a special thank you to Ms. Sheila’s caregivers, Janice Mouret and Lisa Collins, along with Hospice of Acadiana and her nurses, Kristine Moorman, RN and Kimberly Bernard, CNA for their amazing care.

In lieu of flowers, please make donations in Sheila’s name to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN  38105.

Family and friends are invited to sign and view the online guestbook at

Lafond-Ardoin Funeral Home of Opelousas, 2845 South Union Street, Opelousas, LA. 70570, (337) 942-2638, has been entrusted with the funeral arrangements.

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Sheila Menard, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services

Graveside Service

Wednesday, December 28, 2022

Starts at 10:00 am (Central time)

Bellevue Memorial Park, La, Opelousas


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