Stella Gautreaux Dalton

Stella Gautreaux Dalton

Stella Gautreaux Dalton, a native of Patterson and longtime resident of Morgan City, passed away Sunday, March 30, 2014, at the age of 92.
Stella passed peacefully in the company of her family.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Eugene Dalton Sr.; daughter, Cheryl Binkowski; and grandson, Eugene III.
She is survived by three sons, Eugene Jr. of Houma, David of Oilville, Va., and Charles of Morgan City; and three daughters, Catherine Dalton of Blue Ridge, Ga., Patricia LaFleur of Lafayette and Susan Dalton of Lafayette. She leaves behind 10 grandchildren, seven great-grandchildren, and one great-great-granddaughter.
Stella enjoyed a lifetime of interests. She was engrossed in genealogy work for many years and gathered a large amount of information on her Gautreaux family. She wrote a detailed history of her childhood from memory. She enjoyed playing the piano for nearly all of her life, and gained great satisfaction working in her flower garden.
She will be laid to rest in the Morgan City Cemetery where there will be a brief graveside ceremony at 2 p.m. Wednesday, April 2, 2014.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Southern Care Hospice.

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