FLORIDA LANDRY HIDALGO
Nov. 6, 1916 ~ Jan. 13, 2014
A Mass of Christian burial will be held Friday, January 17, 2014, at 1 p.m., at the Church of the Assumption in Franklin for Florida Landry Hidalgo, 97, a native of Baldwin and longtime resident of Franklin, who passed away Monday, January 13, 2014, at 7:39 p.m., at her residence. Ms. Flo was well known for her Snow-Cone snowball stand near Franklin City Park. A gathering of family and friends will begin at 11 a.m., at the church, with the rosary being prayed at 12:30 p.m. She will be laid to rest in the Sacred Heart Cemetery in Baldwin. Father Lloyd Benoit will officiate the services. Serving as pallbearers will be Mike Pontiff, Greg Pontiff, Dean Pontiff, Jonathan LeBlanc, Kevin LeBlanc and John Brand.
Survivors include one son, Stuart H. Hidalgo Sr.; three daughters, Jeanne H. LeBlanc and her husband, Kenneth; Martha H. Pontiff and her husband, Wilbur; and Kathy H. Brand; 10 grandchildren, 15 great grandchildren; and five great great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Stuart Hubert Hidalgo Sr.; her parents, Neuville and Cecile Jullien Landry; one son-in-law, Rev. Eddie Brand; three brothers, Steven, Jullien and Charles Landry; and three sisters, Odele L. Moncla, Alice L. Hidalgo and Loucille L. Moore.
Family and friends may view the obituary and express their condolences online by visiting www.iberts.com.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Ibert’s Mortuary, Inc. in Franklin.