Published 9:22 am Wednesday, July 11, 2012

Marie Claire Duhe Michel, 83, passed away Sunday, July 8, 2012, only 16 days after her husband, Charles Michel Sr., died.

She was the devoted mother of C.J. (Vicki), David (Susan), Michael (Ronny) and Kim Case (Tracy.) She was a loving Maw Maw to her grandchildren: Jessica, Jai, Jeremy, Seth, Lindsay, Monique, Geoffrey, Lauren, Elise, Victoria, Danny and Jenny, and great-grandchildren: Michael, Matthew, Destiny, Sydney and Adeline.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Ambrose “Tatoon” and Bernadette Duhe, and siblings Jules, Bernadette D. Oubre, Antoine, Albert, Aline D. Gueret, Jean and Ann D. Torres.

She is survived by siblings Lawrence, James “Poncho” and Errol.

Claire enjoyed caring for all those who were blessed to be in her life, and she made sure visitors to her home never left hungry. She was deeply loved and will be sorely missed by her family and friends.

Serving as pall bearers are her grandsons Jai, Jeremy, Seth, Geoffrey and Danny and nephew Larry Duhe. Family and friends are invited to attend services. Visitation will be at St. Peter Catholic Church in Reserve on Thursday, July 12, 2012, from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m., followed by Mass at 11 a.m. Burial will be in St. Peter Cemetery. Arrangements are being handled by Millet-Guidry Funeral Home.