BASILE~It is with great sadness that the family of Deoradine Fruge announces her passing on Thursday, January 17, 2019 at Resthaven Nursing & Rehabilitation Center in Lake Charles. She was 82. A Celebration of Life will be celebrated at 2:00 pm on Saturday, January 19, 2019 at Ardoin's Funeral Home in Basile. Interment will follow in the St. Augustine Cemetery in Basile with Bishop Rendal Newton officiating.
Deoradine was a homemaker and devoted her life to the care of her family. She was a very kind and loving woman and spending time with her family and friends brought a great deal of joy to her life. She will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved her especially her son, Jim Whitaker and wife, Carri of Layton, Utah; his daughter, Janell Barbee and husband, Bobby of Lake Charles; her two brothers, Lewis Ardoin and wife, Dale of Eunice and Hilton Ardoin and wife, Paulette of Moss Bluff; her fourteen grandchildren and twenty three great grandchildren; as well as extended family and friends.
She is preceded in death by her husband, Herbert Fruge; son, David Whitaker; daughter, Anita Nope; parents, Hadley and Dula Manuel Ardoin; and two brothers, Egbert and Donald Ardoin.
At the request of the family, visitation will be held at Ardoin's Funeral Home in Basile on Saturday, January 19th from 12 noon until time of services.
Family and friends may view this obituary and sign the guestbook at www.ardoinfuneralhomes.com
Ardoin's Funeral Home of Basile, 1210 South Ryan, (337)432.6726 is in charge of arrangements.
Sending prayers to the family. I grew up next door to her parents in Basile. I had the pleasure of talking with her when Don passed away. May she RIP
Pam MillerIota, LA
Until we meet again Lil mama I thoroughly Enjoyed my time with you , only wish we had more time ! Forever in my heart you'll stay Love Kim
Kimberly GuilloryLake Charles, LA
Janelle. You and your family are in our thoughts and prayers.
Cheryl RussumLake Charles, LA
Janell,I am so sorry for your loss. I know you will miss your Mom. Denise loved her so much, so although I never met her I felt like I knew your Mom. May she rest in Gods loving arms.
Janelle LandryLake Charles, LA
Jimmy & Janell I pray that God will comfort you as you go through yet another loss. I hope you will each remain close & enjoy each other's lives & extended family. My thoughts & prayers are with you. [your long "lost" cousin, Trisha]
Pat RuckleManteo, NC