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Irma Duroncelet Romain, cherished wife, loving mother, grandmother and sister, peacefully departed this life on Friday, September 18, 2015 at the age of 86. Irma, daughter of the late Rene and Jennie Duroncelet was preceded in death by her husband of 54 years, Ralph "Sonny" Romain. Irma was the beloved mother of Carol (Antoine III) Dupre, late Michael (Shreen) Romain and Sherron (Eric Sr.) Bennett and sister of Rosemary Deruise, Lorraine Boutte and late Grace Sorapuru, Adam, Alvarez, Raymond, Gene, Alton Rene Jr. and Edmond Duroncelet. She was cherished by 7 grandchildren, Antoine (Tony) IV (late), Michael Jr., Dennis, Tara, Tiffany, Eric Jr. and Mariah, 22 great grandchildren, brother-in-law Arnold Romain and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Irma's wisdom, energy, compassion and zeal for the Lord encouraged all those who had the privilege of knowing her.

Relatives and friends of the family, also Priests and Parishioners of St. Mary of the Angels Catholic Church are invited to attend a Mass of Christian Burial at 11:00 AM on Friday, September 25, 2015 at St. Mary of the Angels Catholic Church, 3501 N. Miro St. Visitation will be from 9:00 AM until 11:00 AM. Interment: St. Roch #2 Cemetery. Arrangements by Rhodes Funeral Home. Please visit www.rhodesfuneral.com to sign the online guest book.