February 17, 1930 - July 19, 2021
Velta Frederick Dartez passed away on Monday, July 19, 2021. She was born on February 17, 1930 in Maurice, Louisiana. Velta was a devoted wife to her husband Harold who preceded her in death; a devoted mother to Michael (Phyllis), Alice (Kim) and Matt (Michelle); and loving grandmother to 9 grandchildren and 11 great grandchildren. She leaves behind a sister, Jane; a brother, Dale and sisters in law Emma and Louise; and many nieces and nephews whom she loved dearly. She was preceded in death by her parents Elier and Nemese Frederick; brothers Lully and George; and sister Loul. Velta worked for the telephone company for a while then settled down to a life on the farm. She loved cooking and baking and you could always find something to eat at her house. Her grandkids always knew there would be gumbo on the stove, tarts on the counter and Frosted Flakes in the freezer. She could often be found playing cards or drinking coffee with friends if she wasn’t working in her flower beds. The family requests that visiting hours be observed at Delhomme Funeral Home - Maurice on Thursday July 22, 2021 from 9:00 AM until 12:15 PM. A rosary will be prayed at 12:15 PM on Thursday afternoon in the funeral home. Visitation will continue until the time of service. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 2:00 PM on Thursday, July 22, 2021 in St. Alphonsus Catholic Church. Reading from scripture will be Christopher Stewart and Monique LeMaire. Burial will take place in St. Alphonsus Mausoleum. Pallbearers will be Joshua Dartez, Christopher Stewart, Kevin Stewart, Bryce Dartez, Brayden Dartez and Hayden Dartez, and honorary pallbearers Colin and Carson LeMaire and Reid Dartez. The family would like to thank Heart of Hospice and the wonderful staff at Pelican Pointe for their care and compassion. Personal condolences may be sent to the Dartez family at www.delhommefuneralhome.com. Delhomme Funeral Home, 200 Chief H. Fred Road, Maurice, LA is in charge of funeral arrangements.
Velta Frederick Dartez passed away on Monday, July 19, 2021. She was born on February 17, 1930 in Maurice, Louisiana. Velta was a devoted wife to her husband Harold who preceded her in death; a devoted mother to Michael (Phyllis), Alice (Kim)... View Obituary & Service Information
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