Dorothea "Dot" Tortomase
March 13, 1944  -  February 22, 2019

Dorothea "Dot" Tortomase

EUNICE- It is with heavy hearts that the family of Dorothea “Dot” Tortomase announces her passing on Friday, February 22, 2019 at her home with loved ones by her side at the age of 74. At the family’s request, a Memorial Service will be Celebrated at a later time.

Dorothea, known as “Dot” by all who knew and loved her, loved playing bingo and enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren, but most of all she was a loving mother, sister, grandmother and friend and will be missed dearly by all who knew and loved her especially her daughter, Donna Everett of Eunice; brothers, Sam Bordelon of MS, and Blaine Bordelon of Chalmette; sister, Denise Bordelon of Eunice; three grandchildren, Kaycee Everett, Sierra Vollmer, and Kaitlyn Everett; and four great grandchildren, Ryan Vollmer, Averilla Rogers, and Sebastian Rogers, and one on the way; as well as extended family and friends.

She is preceded in death by her husband, Joseph “New Orleans Joe” Tortomase; parents, Murphy and Lula Gaspard Bordelon; and brothers, Billy, Roy, Alvin, Robert, and Daniel Bordelon.

Family and friends may view this obituary and sign the guestbook at

Ardoin's Funeral Home of Eunice, 1301 West Laurel Ave, (337)457.3371 is in charge of arrangements.


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  1. Laurie Bell
    Sedalia, MO

    Dot was a lovely lady and will be missed by so many. Truly a jewel.

  2. Donna Carrier
    Eunice, LA

    Denise, Donna & Kaycee, Sorry to hear about Ms Dot's passing. However, I grew fond of her over the past year as I had the chance to see her each day. Glad I went see her again the other day before she left here. God bless your family. Donna Carrier

  3. David Coleman
    Eunice, LA

    Sorry for your lost. Your family is in my prayers.

  4. Jules Gaspard
    Eunice, LA

    Denise & family we are so very sorry for you loss. We love you & our prayers go out to all of your family at this sad time.
    Uncle Jules & Aunt Joyce

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