Our dear mother, Marjorie Robeau Shreve, has gone home to our Lord in heaven.
A resident of Central, LA, she passed away peacefully Tuesday, February 12, 2013 at the age of 85. She was born in Port Allen, LA, on March 10, 1927. On June 10, 1946 she married the army soldier, the love of her life, Ralph Shreve, and they were married 53 years. Margie liked to cook, read, play Scrabble on her iPad, and play PoKeNo with her friends. She was preceded in death by her husband, Ralph, daughter Connie Ward, sister Dot Miller, brother Alex Robeau, parents Maude Lemoine Robeau and Alex Robeau, Sr., and daughter-in-law Diane Strickland Shreve. She is survived by daughters, Cheryl Sanches (Charles), Carolyn Stevens (Al), Chris Hutchinson (Andy), sons, James Shreve (Becky), Steven Shreve (Rosie), Robert Shreve (Janice), Lee Shreve (Paula) and Jeff Shreve (Joni), and sister, Pearl Robeau Godso. Her 9 children, 26 grandchildren, and 16 great grandchildren were her pride and joy. Visiting was at Rabenhorst Funeral Home East on Thursday, February 14, 2013, from 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. Visitation continued at St. Alphonsus Catholic Church on Friday, February 15, from 9:30 a.m. until Mass of Christian Burial at 11:00 a.m. Interment followed at Greenoaks Memorial Park. Pallbearers will be her 13 grandsons. Special thanks to caregivers Eloyace Scott, Ivory Whitmore, Latrica Scott, and Willie Mae Selvage, and physicians, Dr. Bryan Bienvenu and Dr. Leon Kraft. Visit the online guest book at www.rabenhorst.com.