In Loving Memory of
Pearl Ann Garber Olivier
December 7, 1944 – January 7, 2021
A Virtual Memorial Gathering was held on February 13, 2021 at 10:00 AM CST
Pearl Ann Garber Olivier, 76, passed away Thursday, January 7th at our Lady of Lourdes Regional Medical Center in Lafayette.
Pearl was born in Lafayette on December 7, 1944 and was a long-time resident of Acadiana. She graduated from St. Cecilia and attended Southwest Louisiana Institute, where she obtained her associate degree. Pearl worked as a secretary at L.J. Alleman Middle School and then St. Edmonds Catholic Church until retirement. Pearl was a parishioner of St. Edmonds in Lafayette.
Pearl is survived by her children. Sons: Brad Olivier and his wife, Aimee Olivier of Austin, TX and John Olivier and his wife, Eliana Olivier of Lafayette. Daughters: Christi Allen and her husband William “Doug” Allen of Fennville, MI, Catherine Dunn and her husband Jeff Dunn of Benton, LA and Rene Hano and her husband Ray Hano of Baton Rouge. Pearl is also survived by her sister-in-law, Gladys Garber of Broussard and her loving grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews, and friends.
She was preceded in death by her husband of 40 years, Luke “Pat” Olivier, her parents, Rosemond and Sedonia Landry Garber, two brothers, J.B. Garber and Eugene Garber, and her grandson, Joshua Hatfield.
The family wishes to thank the entire ICU staff at Our Lady of Lourdes Regional Medical Center for the compassionate care given to Pearl and her family.
In lieu of flowers, we ask that you make donations, monetary or blood donation, to your local hospital in support of those patients and staff battling COVID.