Dec. 18, 1969 ~ Aug. 11, 2011

A Mass of Christian burial will be held Monday, August 15, 2011, at 1 p.m., at the Church of the Assumption for Brent Coral Miguez, 41, a native and a lifelong resident of Franklin, who passed away Thursday, August 11, 2011 at his home.

Burial will follow in the Franklin Cemetery. Father Lloyd Benoit will officiate the services, assisted by Deacon Douglas Hebert.

Brent was a loving and devoted son, father, husband, brother and grandfather. His passions were the outdoors, cooking and spending time with his family and friends. He always had a comical personality that made everyone happy and laugh. He was employed by Franklin Supply for the past 19 years. Brent will be deeply missed by all that knew him.

Brent is survived by his wife, Montez Ladner of Franklin; his children, Brendin Miguez, specialist E-4 of the Army, 30th Medical Command and his wife, Kendall, stationed in Heidelberg, Germany; Brandt Miguez and Alyssa Miguez, both of Humble, Texas; and Bryce Miguez of Centerville; a stepson, Austin Ladner of Long Beach, Mississippi; his parents, Coral and Janice Bodin Miguez of Houma; four sisters, Carla Trosclair and her husband, Tim, Sheila Pontiff and her husband, Ray, Lisa Bourgeois and Buffy Landry and her husband, Keith, all of Franklin; one granddaughter, Kylie; a soon to be born grandchild; as well as numerous nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles and cousins.

A gathering of family and friends will be held Monday, August 15, at the Church of the Assumption, from 10 a.m. until Mass time, with the rosary being prayed at 12 p.m.

Pallbearers will be his sons, Brendin and Brandt Miguez, his stepson, Austin Ladner and friends, Mike McDonald, Scott Derouen and Evan Aufieri. Honorary pallbearers will be his nephews, Matthew Trosclair, Jared Pontiff, Brandon Bourgeois and Corey Landry.

To view the online obituary and memory book, please visit

Arrangements have been entrusted to Ibert’s Mortuary, Inc. of Franklin.

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