Marie “Rita” Uzee, 88, entered Heaven’s gates on January 29, 2020, peacefully surrounded by loved ones. Born February 6th, 1931, she was a native and resident of Vacherie, Louisiana.
A visitation will be held on Monday, February 3rd, 2020 from 9:00 am until service time at Our Lady of Peace Catholic Church in Vacherie, LA. A Mass of Christian Burial will begin at 11:00 AM at the church, with burial following in the church cemetery.
She is survived by her son, Jeffery Uzee and his wife Vivian; daughters, Pamela Uzee, Mary Thibodaux and husband Charles, Kay Legendre and husband Ricky; grandchildren, Valerie, Joe, Meah, Shane, Levi, Kristen, and Kade; eleven great-grandchildren; and two great-great grandchildren.
Rita was preceded in death by her loving husband, Lloyd “Joseph” Uzee; parents Theodore Joseph and Josephine Becnel Kliebert; and numerous brothers and sisters.
Ordoyne Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.