Marilyn Bourque, a devoted wife, mother and grandmother was a resident of Prairieville, LA. On October 9, 2021, she entered into eternal rest at 74 years of age, after a 4.5 year battle with Multiple Myeloma cancer. She was a 1965 graduate of Dutchtown High School. She was a housewife and happily married to Carl Bourque for 54 years. She is survived by her loving husband; two sons, Clay Bourque (Katie) and Clint Bourque (Reiko); daughter, Camie Moore (Danny); seven grandchildren; and two sisters, Kathleen LeBlanc (Lynn) and Theresa Neyland (Chuck). Marilyn was preceded in death by her parents, Robert (Bob) and Audrey Hernandez; two brothers, Robert L. Jr. (Bobby) and Jackie Hernandez; and granddaughter, Madelyn Moore. She was a member of Oak Grove Baptist Church, played Pokeno for many years, loved taking care of her plants, crocheting, spending time with family and friends and most of all being with her grandchildren. Family and friends are invited to attend the visitation which will be held at Ourso Funeral Home on Thursday, October 14th from 5-8pm. Funeral services will be on Friday, October 15th at Ourso Funeral Home with visitation from 10am-12pm, service at 12pm. Burial to follow at Cornerview Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, you can make a donation to St. Jude cancer research.
Published by The Advocate from Oct. 13 to Oct. 15, 2021.