Lorine M. Stelly Richard, 85, of Lake Charles died at 10:45 AM on Friday, February 8, 2008 in a local hospital.
Born April 14, 1922 in Arnaudville, LA, Mrs. Richard was a graduate of Sunset High School and Sowela Tech, where she received her degree as a Certified Nurses Aide. She worked at Christus St. Patrick Hospital in the Emergency Room as a Nurses Aid for twenty-five years.
Mrs. Richard is survived by her son, Donald E. Richard of Yucaipa, CA; three daughters, Amy R. Janese and Patricia Cummings, both of Lake Charles and Janie R. Broussard of Moss Bluff; brother, A. D. Stelly of Opelousas, LA; sisters, Bernice Noel of Sunset, LA and Norma Clause of Carencro, LA; along with twelve grandchildren and eighteen great-grandchildren.
Her funeral service will be at 10:00 AM on Sunday, February 10, 2008 at the Johnson Funeral Home Chapel. Deacon George Carr will officiate. Burial will follow in Consolata Cemetery. Visitation will be at the funeral home on Saturday from 3:00 PM to 8:00 PM with a rosary being recited at 6:00 PM and continue on Sunday from 8:00 AM to 10:00 AM.