of Independence, and long-time resident of Brusly, she passed away on Saturday, January 18, 2014 at the age of 63.
She retired from the 19th Judicial District Court House with over 30 years of service as a court reporter. She is survived by her loving husband, Jack; son, P.J. and wife Claire LaBauve; daughters Courtney Wascom and fiancé Cory Commander, Michelle and husband Benjamin Sweatland, II, Patricia Courville; loving mother-in-law, Mary C. Wascom; daughter-in-law, Nikki LaBauve; sister, Brenda Dorsa; thirteen grandchildren and her sweet, devoted Boston Terrier, Sophie Mae. She was preceded in death by her parents John and Myrtle Garon, brothers Ed Bartholomew and Gerald "C.G." Johnson and brother-in-law Tony Dorsa. Visiting was held on Tuesday, January 21, 2014 at Wilbert Funeral Home in Port Allen from 3 to 9 p.m. Please share sympathies, condolences and memories at www.wilbertservices.com. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to St. John the Baptist Catholic Church in Brusly.