Joan P. Hebert, 87, a resident of Morgan City, passed away Saturday, April 13, 2019 at her home surrounded by her loving family.
Joan as born on January 17, 1932 in Detroit, Michigan the daughter of Edwin Golberg and Irene Bowman.
Joan was a very dedicated LPN for over 30 years at Lakewood Hospital. Her passion was taking care of all the babies in the nursery. When she wasn’t working, she loved to paint as well as baking sweets for her family. After her retirement, the hospital asked her to come back on a part time basis because there were more babies that needed her love and care. Everyone who knew Joan loved her and those who loved her will miss her dearly.
She will be sadly missed and lovingly remembered by her husband Charles E. Hebert Sr. of Morgan City; seven children, John C. Hebert Sr. and wife Peggy of Magnolia, Texas, Steven D. Hebert of Bayou Vista, Janelle H. Yurosky and husband Andrew of Morgan City, Jean Hebert and fiancée Tim Rochel of Patterson, Charles E. Hebert Jr. of Morgan City, Carol H. Carroll and husband Rick of Youngsville, Jennifer H. Dreher and husband Gene of Berwick; 15 grandchildren; 19 great grandchildren; two sisters, Sandie Elliott of California and Mary Coker of Washington.
Joan was preceded in death by her father, Edwin Golberg; mother, Irene Bowman Pearson; step father, Fred Pearson; one sister, Ann Biel.
The family would like to thank the staff and nurses with Heart of Hospice for the loving care that they gave to Joan.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10:00 a.m. on Wednesday, April 17, 2019 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church with Father Evelio “Toto” Buenaflor celebrating Mass. A visitation will be held from 8:00 a.m. until Mass time and following Mass Joan will be laid to rest in the Morgan City Cemetery.