Funeral services for Ruby Zimmer Bordelon of Mansura will take place at the St. Alphonsus Catholic Church of Hessmer on Saturday, August 18th, 2018 beginning at 12:30pm with Fr. Edwin Rodriguez-Hernandez officiating the mass.Visitation will be held at the Escude Funeral Home of Mansura that morning from 7:30am to 12:00pm. Burial will commence at the St. Alphonsus Catholic Mausoleum. Services and arrangements are under the direction of Escude Funeral Home.
Mrs. Bordelon, age 97, passed away peacefully at the Rapides Regional Medical Center of Alexandria on Tuesday, August 14th, 2018 surrounded by her family. Miss Ruby will be remembered as an amazing homemaker, a wonderful wife of 69 years, an awesome mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother. She will also be remembered for the love of her family and her delicious Sunday dinners, where family and friends gathered. She could light up a room with her beautiful blue eyes and her smile.
She was preceded in death by her husband Byron Bordelon; daughter, Myra Pollard; parents; Donald & Anna Lou Zimmer; granddaughter-in-law, Stephanie Pollard; and brother, Alton Zimmer. She is survived by her children, Nelson Bordelon, Ramley Bordelon (Nancy), Barbara Loukadakis (Angelo); grandchildren, Bret Pollard (Mary), Bryan Pollard, Brady Pollard, Brock Pollard (Layla), Lanson Bordelon (Christin), Lily Harris (Pete), Evan Loukadakis, Megan Kimble (Nicholas), Zach Bordelon (Jane), Kelly Dupuis (Johnaton), Robbie MaGee (Ashley), Terri Lynn Nicholas (Chris), & Jason Bordelon (Trisha); her sixteen great-grandchildren; son-in-law, Mike Pollard; sister-in-law, Mildred Ferry. Those honored to serve as pallbearers include: Lanson Bordelon, Evan Loukadakis, Drake Pollard, Cameron Pollard, Cody Pollard, Zach Bordelon, & Jason Bordelon.
The family would like to extend a heartfelt thank you to the Hessmer Nursing Home staff and the wonderful care that they gave to their loved one, Miss Ruby.
So sorry for the family. Please accept my condolences. May God give you strength and guidance in this time of sorrow.
Linda DescantPINEVILLE, LA