|Birth: ||May 5, 1931|
St. Martin Parish
|Death: ||Aug. 11, 1977|
ST. JOSEPH — Funeral services for Mrs. Myrtle Resweber Baragona, 46, of St. Joseph, were at 10 a.m. today at the St. Joseph Catholic Church with Father John Cunningham officiating.
Burial was in the Legion Memorial Cemetery in Newellton under the direction of Crothers Funeral Home of Tallulah.
Mrs. Baragona died early Thursday morning at the St. Francis Medical Center in Monroe after a lengthy illness.
She was a native of St. Martinville, a resident of St. Joseph for the past 26 years, the supervisor of the Department of Welfare Family Services for 20 years and was a member of the St. Joseph Catholic Church.
Survivors include her husband, Oscar P. Baragona of St. Joseph; one daughter, Miss Yvonne Baragona of St. Joseph; five sisters, Mrs. Claudia Rodrigue, Mrs. Gertie Romero and Miss Vernis Resweber all of New Iberia, Mrs. Rhona Boudreau of New Orleans and Mrs. John F. Ratcliff of St. Joseph; four brothers, Francis Resweber of Scott, Olan Resweber of Franklin, Hubson Resweber of St. Martinville and Harris Resweber of Broussard, and a number of nieces and nephews.
Pallbearers were Freddie Baragona, James Baragona, Jay Brown, Clarence Romero, Elmo Rodrigue and John F. Ratcliff.
Published in The Monroe News-Star (LA), Friday, August 12, 1977
Thank You to Find A Grave contributor Ron Manley for prociding the obituary and additional information.
Adolph Resweber (1883 - 1949)
Henrietta Boutte Resweber (1888 - 1966)
Oscar P. Baragona (1923 - 1984)*
Francis T. Resweber (1915 - 2003)*
Olan J. Resweber (1917 - 1986)*
Gertrude Resweber Romero (1919 - 1979)*
Hubson Charles Resweber (1921 - 1999)*
Patricia Resweber Ratcliff (1923 - 2002)*
Vernis Resweber (1927 - 1991)*
Myrtle Resweber Baragona (1931 - 1977)
Legion Memorial Cemetery
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Record added: Feb 28, 2011
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