Beatrice Heinen Young
January 8, 1933  -  September 18, 2018

Beatrice Heinen Young

Ardoin Funeral Home
717 Sixth Street
Mamou, LA  70554
Friday, September 21, 2018
8:30 AM - Service Time
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Mass of Christian Burial
St. Anns Catholic Church
716 Sixth Street
Mamou, LA  70554
Friday, September 21, 2018
2:00 PM
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New St. Anns Mausoleum
Old Hwy 13
Mamou, LA  70554
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MAMOU – A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 2:00 PM at St. Ann Catholic Church in Mamou on Friday, September 21, 2018, for Beatrice Heinen Young, 85, who passed away on September 18, 2018 in Eunice, LA.

Father Billy Massie, pastor of St. Ann’s Catholic Church, will be celebrant of the mass and will conduct funeral services.

Entombment will take place in the New St. Ann’s Mausoleum.

Born in Eunice, LA on January 8, 1933 to Placide “Sam” Joseph Heinen and Annie Dischler Heinen. Beatrice was a loving wife, mother, daughter, and grandmother. Her greatest joy was spending time with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She worked for Dr. Frank P. Savoy, Sr. for many years and then went on to work at Guaranty Bank in Mamou. Beatrice spent many countless hours serving the Lord and her community. She was a member of the Catholic daughters and a volunteer and religion teacher at St. Ann’s Catholic Church. She volunteered as a Pink Lady at Savoy Medical Center. Beatrice was very active resident at Oaklane Wellness & Rehabilitation where she led the rosary for all the residents.

She is survived by two daughters, Angela Young Ramey and husband William P. Ramey, Jr. of North Richland Hills, TX and Liz Young Faul and husband Bruce Anthony Faul of Eunice, LA; son, John Burkeman Young, Jr., and spouse Justin Ashley Ortis of New Iberia, LA; two granddaughters, Amber Faul Vidrine and husband Ryan Vidrine and Elizabeth Ramey; three grandsons, William P. Ramey, III and wife Kelly Juhrden Ramey, Matthew Colin Ramey and wife Jessica Ramey, and Michael Adam Ramey; and four great-grandchildren, Bryce Ryan Vidrine, Alexa Grace Ramey, Colin Ramey, and Nicholas Ramey.

She is proceeded in death by her husband, John Burkeman Young, Sr.; parents, Sam Joseph Heinen and Annie Dischler Heinen; three sisters, Dorothy Heinen, Helen Landry, and Lillian Barron; and three brothers, James “Tunnie” Heinen, Henry “Brother” Heinen, and Louis “Tookie” Heinen.

The family requests that visitation be observed at Ardoin's Funeral Home of Mamou on Friday, September 21, 2018 from 8:30 AM until time of service A rosary will be recited at 1:00 PM by Deacon David Guillory.

Family and friends may view the online obituary and/or leave condolences for the Young family at

Ardoin's Funeral Home of Mamou is in charge of arrangements.


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  1. Kathleen Blanchard
    Katy, TX

    I'm sorry about your loss! Just seeing this now! Sending my sincere condolences to all of her family! I enjoyed visiting her & her husband when I was there! They were both so sweet & such a joy to be around! Prayer, big hugs & lots of love to all of you!

  2. Tracey Menard
    Eunice, LA

    I am so sorry to hear of the passing of Ms Bea. My heart is so full when I think back of all my childhood memories of her. We were out of state for her services, my prayers are with the family.

  3. Freida fontenit
    Mamou, LA

    I only learned of Ms Beas passing today. I so enjoyed her friendship and visits at my beauty shop for years. I would of gone to services had I known. 🙏

  4. Janice miller DesHotels
    Opelousas, LA

    Sorry to know if your loss. My prayers are with you all

  5. John Maybrier
    Basile, LA

    We will sure miss you.

  6. Jennifer Moreau
    Lawtell, LA

    I am so very sorry for your loss, I know she and Burkeman are so happy to be together again. I enjoyed my time as their nurse.

  7. Jenny DesHotels Cagle
    Denham Springs, LA

    My deepest sympathy and condolences goes out to Angie and all of Ms. Bea’s family. Ms. Bea and Mr. Burke were special friends of my mom and dad. May Ms. Bea RIP in our Lord’s loving arms.

  8. Ardoin's Funeral Home
    Mamou, LA

    On behalf of the staff or Ardoin's Funeral Home, we send our deepest condolences to your family. May your many memories bring you comfort.

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