November 19, 1944 – February 29, 2020
Caroline S. Dudek, 75, born in Plaquemine and a resident of Houma passed away on February 29, 2020.
A visitation will be held in her memory on Friday, March 6, 2020 at St. Bernadette Catholic Church from 8:00 AM until funeral time. A Mass of Christian Burial will take place at 11:00 AM at the church. Interment will be in Garden of Memories Cemetery in Gray.
She is survived by her husband of 56 years, Eugene M. Dudek Jr.; daughters, Danna D. Caillouet (Andrew Sr.) and Tracie Dudek; sons, Eugene M. Dudek III (Julie), Charles J. Dudek (Shawn), and James R. Dudek (Tina); sisters, Claire Robichaux of Opelousas and Marcel Ellerby of Fort Collins, Colorado; sisters-in-law, Marilyn E. Sonnier, Marcie D. Melancon (Steve) of Loreauville, Sandra Oncale; brother-in-law, John C. Dudek (Tina); grandchildren, Blaise Babin, Andrew Caillouet Jr., Christopher Caillouet, Gage Dudek, McCarthy Dudek, Benjamin Caillouet, Zoie Ortiz, Maddox Dudek, Mason Dudek, Eli Dudek, Shaylie Griffin, Eugene M. Dudek IV; great-grandchild, Oliver Joseph Fields.
She is preceded in death by her parents, Richard L. Sonnier Sr. and Alma Martin Sonnier; sister, Annette Domingue and husband Gerald; brother, Richard L. Sonnier Jr.; brothers-in-law, Al Robichaux Sr. and Gil Ellerby, Paul V. Dudek; sisters-in-law, Linda D. Nicholas and husband Nick, Nancy D. Robicheaux and husband Aaron.
She was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother and friend to many. She dedicated her life to making a loving home for her family. There were many delicious meals around her table on Sundays, featuring her famous baked chicken and many dishes “A la Caroline”.
She was a devout Roman Catholic with a strong devotion to Blessed Father Francis X. Seelos.
Samart Funeral Home of Houma, West Park is in charge of arrangements.