Babin Funeral Mass for Herman F. Babin, 83, of Bellville, was held Monday, Aug. 27, 2007 at 10 a.m. from Sts. Peter and Paul Catholic Church in Bellville with Fr. Tim Bucek officiating. Graveside services were conducted at 3 p.m. Monday, Aug. 27, 2007 at Greenlawn Memorial Park, Groves, Texas. A Rosary was recited at 6 p.m., Sunday, Aug. 26, 2007 from the Knesek Bros. Funeral Chapel, Bellville. Pallbearers were; Matt Kent, Justin Babin, Stephen Babin, Allayne Babin, Jon Kram. Born in Whitecastle, La., Herman was the son of Myron J. Babin and Adele (Barrilleaux) Babin. He was raised and attended school in Port Arthur. Herman was joined in marriage to Shirley Bajon on April 16,1950. He retired from the Texas Department of Transportation and served in the U.S. Army during WWII. He was a member of the Knights of Columbus, Port Arthur. and Sts. Peter and Paul Catholic Church Young at Heart Club. Herman is survived by wife, Shirley Babin of Bellville, daughter, Debbie Kent and husband, Robert of Sealy, sons, Danny Babin and wife Margaret of Cypress, David Babin and wife Valerie of Bellville, sister-in-law Mary (Babin) Maurer of Houston, grandchildren, Robert, Jr., Angie and husband, Jon, Matt, Justin, Jennifer, KayLeigh, Stephen, Allayne and great grandchildren, Brooke and Blair. Preceded in death by his parents Myron J. and Adele Babin; brothers, M. J. Babin, Curtis Babin and Ralph Babin. Memorials may be made to the Sts. Peter and Paul Catholic Church, P.O. Box 808, Bellville, Texas 77418. Services under the direction of Knesek Family Funeral Chapels in Bellville.
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