It is with great sadness that the family of Cynthia Lirette Trahan announces her passing after a 10-year battle with breast cancer. Cynthia passed away on March 23, 2018, at the age of 63, in her home surrounded by loved ones. A native of South Louisiana, Cynthia was born on October 12, 1954 in the city of Houma, LA. Cindy, as she was known, attended South Terrebonne High School and later achieved a bachelor’s degree, in Geology, from Nicholls State University. She will be forever remembered for her great sense of humor and unyielding desire to care for others, especially her three grandchildren whom she loved dearly.
Cindy was an Eucharistic minister and taught religious education at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Bryan. She also was chairperson of the Ladies’ Guild and Capital Campaign at St. Francis of the Tejas Catholic Church in Crockett.
Cindy will be lovingly remembered by her husband of 38 years, Perry Paul Trahan of Cypress, son, Steven Trahan and wife, Lauren Wolf Trahan of Dallas; step-son, Jeremy Trahan of FL; grandsons, Henry Wolf Trahan, Charlie Paul Trahan and Owen Robert Trahan of Dallas, Elijah, Blake and Gavin Trahan of Kentucky; brother, Charles Joseph Lirette and wife, Kerry Brady Lirette of Holly Springs, MS.; numerous nieces, nephews and friends.
Cindy is preceded in death by her daughter, Julia Elizabeth Trahan; parents, Henry Joseph Lirette and Lena LeBouef Lirette; brother, Henry Peter Lirette.
Family received friends for visitation from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Monday, March 26, 2018 with a Rosary at 6:30 p.m. in the Callaway-Allee Memorial Chapel recite by Rev. Joby Thomas. The funeral mass was held at noon Tuesday, March 27, 2018 in the St. Joseph Catholic Church in Bryan, Monsignor John A. McCaffrey, Celebrant. Cynthia was laid to rest next to her beloved daughter at the Mount Calvary Cemetery directly following the service.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the St. Francis of the Tejas, Capital Campaign, 609 North 4th St., Crockett, TX 75835. Online condolences may be made at www.callawayallee.com