June 20, 1931 - August 11, 2021
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11:00 AM on Saturday, August 14, 2021 in St. Pius X Catholic Church for Rita Marie Bish, 90, who passed away peacefully on August 11, 2021. Reverend James Brady, Pastor, will be Celebrant of the Mass and will conduct the funeral services. Burial will take place in Calvary Cemetery. Rita was born in Lake Charles, LA. Her parents owned and operated Belaire's Drive Inn. She graduated from St. Charles Academy. In 1974, she moved to Lafayette and belonged to the Women's Guild and many rosary/bible study groups. Rita loved to play cards and travel, especially to the beach. She loved her family, friends, and food but above all was her love for Jesus and his Mother, Mary. Rita, a resident of Lafayette, was the daughter of the late Telesmire H. Belaire and the former Rita Marie Broussard. She is survived by her daughter, Mary Hebert and husband, Skip; granddaughter, Jaclyn Warren and husband, David; grandson, Michael Hebert and wife, Alex; great grandchildren, Michael Alexander "Xander" Hebert, William James "Jamie" Warren, and Jehanne Marie Warren as well as numerous nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents; son, Wayne Joseph Belaire; husband, Robert Bish; one brother, J.C. Belaire and one sister, Florine Walker. The family requests that visiting hours be observed at Delhomme Funeral Home - Bertrand on Friday, August 13, 2021 from 4:00 PM to 7:30 PM. A Rosary will be recited at 6:00 PM on Friday evening in the funeral home. Visiting hours will continue Saturday from 9:00 AM until 10:30 AM. Pallbearers will be Skip Hebert, Michael Hebert, David Warren, Rex Luke, John Comeaux, and Trevor Lemaire. Honorary Pallbearer will be Keith Perry. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to the Desormeaux Foundation, www.desormeauxfoundation.org. Personal condolences may be sent to the Bish family at www.delhommefuneralhome.com. Delhomme Funeral Home, 1011 Bertrand Drive, Lafayette, LA is in charge of funeral arrangements.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11:00 AM on Saturday, August 14, 2021 in St. Pius X Catholic Church for Rita Marie Bish, 90, who passed away peacefully on August 11, 2021. Reverend James Brady, Pastor, will be Celebrant of the Mass... View Obituary & Service Information
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