Josephine Ann “Beachie” Aucoin, 72, a longtime resident of Stephensville, passed this life Sunday, Nov. 6, 2011, at her home surrounded by her loving family.
Mrs. Beachie loved her husband of 44 years, Lloyd Aucoin, and her family was her life. She enjoyed cooking, especially for family gatherings, fishing, hunting for antique bottles and arts and crafts.
Mrs. Beachie is survived by her husband, Lloyd Aucoin; two sons, Martin “Tommy” Giroir Jr. and Ronald “Ronnie” James Giroir Sr. and his wife Sherie, all of Stephensville; three daughters, Debra Giroir Vidos and her husband Metz of Berwick, Tammy Giroir Aucoin and her husband James “P-noon” of Stephensville, and Laurie Aucoin Percle and her husband Robbie of Morgan City; four brothers, Gary “Butch” Businelle, Eugene Grant, Kim “P-Lou” Richard and Walter Businelle; four sisters, Brenda Comeaux, Dardinella Breaux, Theresa Businelle and Mable Businelle; 11 grandchildren, Alesha Desormeaux, Amanda Gros, Thomas “Li’l Tommy” Martin Giroir, Tanya Acosta, Jason Aucoin, Kaylee Robinson, Shaina Trahan, Ronald “Li’l Ronnie” Giroir Jr., Mary Giroir, Tyler Percle, and Logan Percle; 17 great-grandchildren; and numerous relatives and friends.
Mrs. Beachie was preceded in death by her parents, Ward and Mary Lombas Businelle; her stepfather, Joseph “Joe” E. Richard Sr.; her stepmother, Florence Businelle; one daughter, Kathy Ann Giroir; one grandson, Lloyd James Vidos; her sisters, Lily Mae Businelle, Sharon “Sue-Sue” Hiles and JoAnn Blanchard; her brothers, Ward “Boo-Boo” Businelle Jr., James Businelle, Samuel Richard, Douglas Businelle Sr., and Joseph “Jody” E. Richard Jr.
A time of remembrance and reflection will be held at Hargrave Funeral Home today, Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2011, 6-9 p.m.; and will continue Wednesday from 8 a.m. until time of service at 11 a.m. in the Hargrave Funeral Home Chapel.
Mrs. Beachie will be laid to rest in the Morgan City Cemetery.