Donitille Octavia Begnaud
Donitille Octavia Begnaud
  • October 27, 1927 - July 16, 2016
  • Welsh, Louisiana

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Donitille "Dot" Octavia Begnaud, 88, a native of Lacassine and resident of Welsh was entrusted to God's loving care on July 16, 2016.
Donitille was Catholic by faith, a parishioner of Our Lady of Seven Dolors Catholic Church. She was a professional homemaker. She enjoyed cooking & baking from scratch. She was particularly fond of making peanut brittle. Donitille was talented at creating arts and crafts. She often volunteered at the nursing home where she taught ceramics. She was affluent in sewing by hand and sewed her grandchildren's clothes. Her happiness stemmed from caring for her family and anyone in need.
Those left to cherish her memory are her daughter; Sandra Fuselier, daughter in law; Roxanne Begnaud and grandchildren; Herbert Fuselier, Heather B. Daigle, Che' Begnaud, Starlet Begnaud, and Giles Begnaud. She is also survived by 7 great-grandchildren. She is preceded in death by her husband; James Begnaud, son; Ronald "Spooky" Begnaud, son in law; Howard Fuselier, and parents; Maxillian Daigle and Orelia Rosseau Daigle.
Visitation will commence at Hixson Funeral Home of Welsh on Monday, July 18, 2016 from 2:00 pm until 7:30 pm. The Rosary recital will be at 6:00 p.m. Visitation will continue on Tuesday, July 19, 2016 at the funeral home from 9:00 a.m. until 10:45 a.m. A Mass of Christian Burial will be at Our Lady of Seven Dolors Catholic Church at 11:00 a.m. Father Alan Trouille will be the celebrant. The Committal will be at Lacassine Catholic Cemetery. Words of comfort may be shared with the family at