Dec. 26, 2011 ~ May 24, 2012

A Mass of Christian burial will be held Tuesday, May 29, at 2 p.m., at the Church of the Assumption in Franklin for Lawrence Thomas Haydel, 4 months old, who passed away at 4:10 p.m. on Thursday, May 24, 2012 at Franklin Foundation Hospital.

Lawrence was born in New Iberia on December 26, 2011 to Torrey Benjamin Haydel and Becky Bodin Haydel. In addition to his parents, Lawrence is survived by his sister, Carolee Anne Haydel; grandparents, Thomas Bodin Sr. and Patrice Bodin, Robbi C. Naquin and Barry Naquin and Crandall Haydel and Connie Haydel; great grandparents, Beverly (Woogie) Concienne, Bolden P. Bodin Sr., Bennett Mello and Rita Borel, all of Franklin; one uncle, Thomas Bodin Jr. of Jeanerette; one aunt, Kayla H. Segura of Lafayette; godparents, Marcus Segura of Lafayette and Jill Gianfala of Baldwin; as well as numerous other family members.

He was preceded in death by his great grandparents, Sitges and Verdie Haydel, Charles Ray Concienne Sr. and Beatrice Bodin.

A gathering of family and friends will be held Tuesday at the Church of the Assumption, from 11 a.m. until time of Mass at 2 p.m., with the rosary being prayed at 1:30 p.m.

Serving as pallbearers will be Thomas Bodin Jr., Marcus Segura, Shannon Derouen and Michael Gianfala. Honorary pallbearers will be Michael Sonnier Sr. and Thad Gianfala.

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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