Oberlin-Funeral service for Bernard Aguillard, 68, will be held at 10 a.m. Monday, September 4, 2017 at St. Joan of Arc Catholic Church. Rev. Jacob Conner will officiate. Burial will follow in Oberlin Cemetery under the direction of Ardoin/Allen Parish Funeral home of Oberlin.
The family will receive visitors at Ardoin/Allen Parish Funeral Home of Oberlin from 5-9 p.m. on Sunday, September 3, 2017 with the Holy Rosary at 7 p.m. Visitation will resume at the funeral home on Monday morning from 8 a.m. until time of service.
Bernard was a loving husband, brother, uncle, and great uncle. He was a devoted husband to his wife, Ruthann, for 39 years. Bernard worked for ILA 24 of Houston for 40 plus years from which he retired in 2009. He loved bird hunting, dancing, and gardening. Bernard was a man of strong faith and a member of St. Joan of Arc Catholic Church. He enjoyed spending time with his family, traveling throughout our country, crawfish catering, and making homemade smoked meats. Bernard will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved him.
Those left to cherish Bernard’s memory include his wife, Ruthann Aguillard, of Oberlin; three brothers, James “Sug” Aguillard of Doucette, TX, Anthony “Tony” Aguillard and wife, DeeDee, of Pasadena, TX, Leonard Aguillard of Houston, TX; six sisters, Bernadette Mougeot and husband, Frank, of Oberlin, Jenny Rea of Oberlin, Evelyn Colligan and husband, Kenneth, of Church Point, Beth Breeland and husband, Ronald, of Ruston, Theresa “Tweety” Mcgee of Oberlin, Rita Miller and husband, Billy, of Oberlin; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Bernard is preceded in death by his parents, Mary Yvonne and Sullivan Aguillard; and two brothers, Phillip Aguillard and Michael Aguillard.
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