Gladys passed away Monday, December 30, 2013 at Harvest Manor Nursing Home at the age of 93. She was a resident of Port Allen and a native of Plaquemine, La.
Visiting was at Holy Family Catholic Church, Port Allen on Friday, January 3, 2014 from 9am until Mass of Christian Burial at 10am, celebrated by Father David Allen. Entombment was at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church Cemetery, Brusly. She is survived by her daughter, Geraldine "Deanie" Allain Dayries and spouse Blaine; son, Jeffrey L. Heidingsfelder and spouse Linda; grandchildren, Tracie Grisaffe and spouse Blaise, Blaine Dayries, Jr. and spouse Kimberly, Donna Davis and spouse Michael, Shonda Rowell and spouse Dana, Larese Armstrong and spouse Richard, Lauren Heidingsfelder and spouse David Scheidler, and Lannie Heidingsfelder; 12 great grandchildren; and one great great grandchild. Preceded in death by her first husband, Frederick Allain; second husband, Herman R. Heidingsfelder; daughter, Judith Heidingsfelder; parents, Clebert and Therese Hubert Berthelot; sisters, Rosa Aucoin, Mildred Templet and Anna Lee LeBlanc; brothers, Joseph, Roland and Pierre Berthelot. Special thanks to the Management Staff at Harvest Manor and Life Source Hospice for their loving care. In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to Charlie's Place Alzheimer's Services of Baton Rouge. Please share sympathies, condolences, and memories online at www.wilbertservices.com. Funeral Home in charge of arrangements and telephone numbers: WILBERT FUNERAL HOME IN PORT ALLEN.