Mary Punch

December 2, 1944 – April 2, 2020

Mary Frances DeHart Punch, age 75, passed away on Thursday, April 2, 2020 at 7:30 a.m. She was a native and resident of Theriot, LA.

A private visitation will be held.



Mary is survived by her loving husband, Calvin Joseph Punch, Sr.; sons, Calvin J. Punch, Jr. and wife, Alicia, Brian J. Punch, and Todd M. Punch and wife, Sabrina; brothers, Calvin (Rosie), Eura Sr., and Clevis Jr. DeHart; sisters, Ethel (Alvin Sr.) Punch, Glenda (Eldrich) Liner, and Tammy (Kenneth ) DeHart; brothers-in-law, Alvin Punch, Sr. and Alden Aucoin, Jr.; grandchildren, Elizabeth Punch and fiance’ Austin Acre,  Rebekah Punch, Katelyn Punch and companion Dylan Patterson, Angelle Griffin, Hunner Griffin, Dylan Punch, Emily Punch, Brandon Punch, Brittany (Brad) Lovell, Harlie (companion, Christopher LeBoeuf) Porche, Jayse DeHart, Ty Punch;8 great-grandchildren and one on the way.

Mary was preceded in death by her parents, Clevis Manuel Sr. and Celena Marie DeHart DeHart; brothers, Gerald, Carrol, and Rodney (Jackie) DeHart; sisters, Barbara (Alex Jr.) Punch, Loretta Aucoin; brother-in-law, Clarence Guidry; sisters-in-laws, Yvonne and Nancy DeHart.

Mary was a loving wife, mother and grandmother. She was a beautiful, kind, loving, compassionate, loyal woman who had an unwavering faith in God. She devoted herself to her family, friends, and Godly service.  Mary was a member of the Dularge House of Praise. She enjoyed traveling, cooking, spending with family and friends, most especially her grandchildren, and great-grandchildren. Mary enjoyed watching them play sports and just spending time with family. She will be dearly missed by all whose hearts she touched.



Due to the recent health concerns and the restrictions in accordance with limited gatherings, the funeral services for Mrs. Mary Punch will be held privately by the immediate family. In lieu of flowers friends are encouraged to view and leave a memory of Mrs. Punch for the family on our website.

A memorial service will be held at a later date by the family.