Becnel family reunion draws over 200
Grace Becnel Keller of Destrehan, the oldest living descendant, and Mary Ann Becnel Breaud of Lafayette, the youngest living descendant. Not pictured is their sister, Rita Becnel Weber of Kenner.
More than 200 descendants of Sidney and Malvina Becnel of Destrehan, representing six generations, attended. This year’s activities included family picture boards, children’s crafts and a photo booth, raffle baskets, 50-50 drawing, family Mass, a musical salute to family service members and veterans, dinner and a family variety show.
The reunion was hosted by members of the Louise Becnel Babin family.
Subscribe Today and Save!!!
St. Charles Herald-Guide is an award-winning newspaper that covers all aspects of St. Charles Parish - from schools and parish government news to social events, features on our local residents and sports.
Order your subscription today!
Food, bands and carnival games will all be featured at this weekend’s Little Red...
At 93 years old, Ellis Verdin is an inspiration – literally.
With the theme of “Live Well, Love Much, Laugh Often,” the St. Charles Women’s Club...
Playing at St. Thomas Aquinas in Hammond, despite being the lower seed and earning...
It was Wayne Abadie’s opportunity to work in “plarn,” but also to use this plastic...
Federico “Fred” Martinez, chief executive officer of St. Charles Parish Hospital...
It's All About You Interiors will help you turn your dream home into reality! At The Potting Shed Florist it is our mission to bring life and joy through the use of flowers and gardens!
Cpl. Hazeltine surrounded by 'brothers in blue' - 711 views
Surrounded by his “brothers in blue,” Cpl. Burt Hazeltine reflected on surviving three gunshot wounds from a man who apparently ambushed him on Highway 90 while directing school traffic a week ago.