Oma Floy Funk
||August 24, 1908
in Lake Charles, Louisiana|
||November 24, 2003 in Lake Charles, Louisiana|
||November 26, 2003
in Goos Cemetery, Lake Charles,
Louisiana (Map 14)|
Goos Funk, Sr.|
Lake Charles American Press,
Tuesday, November 25, 2003, p. A2:
Oma Floy Funk
Oma Floy Funk, 95, died at 4:30 a.m. Monday, Nov. 24, 2003, in her residence.
She was a native and life resident of Lake Charles. Ms. Funk was a descendent of Capt. and Mrs. Daniel Goos and Albert and Marie Bonsall Funk, early pioneer residents of Lake Charles. She began work at the age of 13 with B&M Florist and worked at
Duflot's Florist. Later, Ms. Funk, along with her mother and sisters, opened Funk's Florist, which she co-owned and operated for 55 years. She was a member of the Louisiana Wholesale Florist Co-Op and a member of Immaculate Conception Cathedral.
Survivors include two sisters, Della Vick and Marie DeRouen, both of Lake Charles; along with numerous nieces, and nephews.
Her funeral will be at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 26, in Cathedral of Immaculate Conception. The Rev. Aubrey Guilbeau will officiate. Burial will be in Goos Cemetery under the direction of Johnson Funeral Home. Visitation is 3-9 p.m. today, with rosary at 5:30 p.m., and 9-10 a.m. Wednesday in the funeral home. The family especially would like to thank Linda, Vergie, Mary, Natosha, Teara, Cathy, Nadine and Priscilla.