Esther B. Cancienne
July 2, 1944 - August 5, 2022
Esther B. Cancienne, age 78 and a resident of Franklinton, LA passed away early Friday morning August 5, 2022 at Lakeview Regional Medical Center. She was born on July 2, 1944 to the late Eulis A. Baudoin, Sr. and Cecile L. Baudoin in Taft, LA.
Esther was the beloved wife of the late Jerry J. Cancienne. Esther and Jerry were married on September 16, 1962 and in their 57 years together built an amazing family with their daughters, grandchildren, and great granddaughter. They were former longtime residents of Marrero before moving to Washington Parish in 2000. She was a member of Holy Family Catholic Church that enjoyed quilting, crocheting and making crafts. Esther devoted her life to her family and was a wonderful mother and grandma. She will be deeply missed.
Esther is survived by her 2 daughters and sons-in-law, Jerrilyn and Eddy LeBlanc and Rhonda and Mark Berggren; her 4 grandchildren, Breanna Kahn (Joey), Kayla Berggren (Allen), Devin LeBlanc (Bryn), and Julia Berggren; her great granddaughter Sophia Bordelon; her sister, Alice Sarver-Sharp; her brother-in-law, Wayne Charlet; her sister-in-law, Vera Baudoin, as well as her numerous cousins, nieces, and nephews.
Esther was also preceded in death by her daughter Shelly Cancienne, her sister Lucille Charlet, and her brother Eulis Baudoin, Jr.
Family and friends will attend mass to honor Esther’s life on Tuesday August 16th at Holy Family Catholic Church (1220 14th Ave., Franklinton). Visitation will begin at 9:00 am Tuesday followed by the mass at 11:00 am with Father Kyle Sanders officiating. The burial and celebration of life will immediately follow the services at the family home (25069 Hwy. 430, Franklinton).
In lieu of flowers, the family asks that you please consider making a memorial contribution in Esther’s name to Holy Family Catholic Church at the address above.
Crain Funeral Home in Franklinton, Louisiana is in charge of arrangements.