A native of Ventress, she passed away at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, August 7, 2013 at her home in New Roads with her daughter Diane, son-in-law Brian and granddaughter Olivia (Pudding) at her side.
She was 87 and a Retired Nurse, working her last 25 years at Big Cajun II, where she developed a close relationship with all of her coworkers. She considered her time at Big Cajun more than a job, it was an opportunity to be with those that were special to her. Visitingwas at St. Mary's Catholic Church in New Roads on Saturday August 10, 2013 from 9 am until Mass of Christian Burial in the church at 11 am. Conducted by: Rev. Msgr. Robert Berggren. Entombment in False River Memorial Park. She is survived by her one Daughter and son-in-law, Diane Chutz Beauvais and husband Brian of Ventress; two Sons and daughters-in-law, Fellman Chutz and wife Tammy of Bueche, Douglas Chutz of Denham Springs; two Sisters, Rose Mars Guerin, Mae Mars David both of Ventress; two Brothers, Henry Mars, Ludovic Mars Jr., both of Ventress; 10 Grandchildren, Doug Chutz Jr., Sheela Chutz, Dustin Chutz, Dianne Schexnayder, Amber Puma, Fellman Chutz III (Tre's), Lisa White, Jody Oncale, Jimmy Chutz, Joseph Chutz, Olivia Beauvais; and 15 Great Grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her Husbands, Fellman Chutz Sr. and Charles Dabney, son- Frederick (Butch) White, grandchild- Derrick White, parents- Edme Robillard Mars and Ludovic Mars Sr., brother- Pierre Mars, Theodore (Cutter) Mars, Wallace Mars, sisters- Enola Mars, Ida Lee St. Romain. Pallbearers are Douglas Chutz Jr., Dustin Chutz, Fellman Chutz III (Tre's), David Chutz, Ron Hebert, Michael Wiley. Honorary Pallbearers are Gordon Chutz, Ludovic Mars Jr. Licensed Practical Nurse Association, Member of Woodmen of the World, American Legion, March of Dimes Leader. Special thanks to Dr. Ronald Leo, Dr. Paul Rachal, Dr. Robert Helm and the entire staff of Pointe Coupee Home Health and Hospice. Memorial donations may be made to Pointe Coupee Hospice 350 Hospital Road, New Roads La. 70760. To sign the guest register, go to www.nilandfuneralservice.com.