Lerlita Bertrand Bult

December 19, 1921 ~ September 3, 2011

Mrs. Lerlita Bertrand Bult, 89, entered eternal rest Saturday, September 3, 2011 surrounded by her family.

She was a resident of Lake Charles. Mrs. Bult was devoted to her family and her faith in God. She will be missed dearly by her family and anyone who knew her.

Mrs. Bult is preceded in death by her parents, Onezime Jr. and Annie Bertrand; her son, Kenneth Bult; son-in-law, Bill Comeaux Jr.; spouse of 32 years, Frank M. Bult Sr.; five sisters and three brothers.

She is survived by her six children, Cheryl Comeaux of Lake Charles, Frank "Dickie" Bult and wife Priscilla of Lake Charles, Charles Bult and wife Sandra of Eunice, Thomas Bult and wife Nita , John Bult and wife Tavie all of Lake Charles, Dennis Bult and wife Denise of Silver Springs, Maryland; sister, Anna Maye Tibbets of Houston, TX, 12 grandchildren, 26 great grandchildren, and 2 great-great grandchildren.

Cremation is entrusted to Johnson Funeral Home.

A celebration of life will be held at a later date.

The family would like to extend special thanks to the staff at Rosewood Nursing Center, especially 100 Hall, and Odyssey Hospice for their love, care, and support.

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  1. Dear Dennis Denise,We know how much you will miss Lerlita. You're both in our thoughts along with all of the Bult family.

  2. Dennis and Denise, our thoughts are with you in this time of sadness. Lerlita was a wonderful person. Jean and I enjoyed all the times we had meals and outings with her while she was in Maryland visiting with you. Our heartfelt condolences to you and the whole Bult family. John Olson and Jean Shortall

  3. Dennis and Denise,Dennis, clearly your mother did a wonderful job raising you and I would have loved to have met her and told her so. Her light will shine on in your heart. I'm sorry for your sadness and loss. Dinah and Terry

  4. Dennis, Denise and Family,We are sorry for your loss. Your mother was a gentle, beautiful person who gave her love to all she met. All of us enjoyed the times we were able to spend with her and your family. Please let them know all of you are in our thoughts and prayers. Joan, Leigh, Gordy and Gordon Anson

  5. Dennis, Denise, and all of the Bult family – I am so sorry for you loss. My thoughts are with you and I wish you peace and lots of love as you move through this difficult time.

  6. Dickie, Prissy FamilyWe are so sorry for your loss. I am sure she was a beautiful lady since she raise so many beautiful children and grandchildren. You are in our thoughts prayers.Love ya'llBrenda Johnny

  7. From the first time I met you, I knew a bond was established instantly. Wow, I'll never forget it. I hope you keep a pot and an onion waiting for me when I get there in heaven. God bless, and, don't worry, I can keep an eye or two on Dennis, it won't be easy; but, I'll manage some how.

  8. I am so sorry to hear about your mom. I know she will be terribly missed. I was so blessed to have known her and still carry many memories of the Bult clan. What a wonderful family and I can still remember all the great times and laughs we used to all have. God bless each of you and please know that I have each one of you in my prayers. Love to all…Pam

  9. Pris Dickie. My thughts are with you, I have lots both of my parents in the recent years and although they lived a good long life and we are all grown up, it's always a tough pill to swallow. I you hold you in my heart as you hold your Mom in yours

  10. Saying a prayer for your family at this time of loss. May found memories keep you smiling through the tears.Melonie Himel (friend of Prissy's through the Women's Commission)

  11. Tommy, John and Dennis:Sorry for your loss, but I am sure you know that this is your mother's second trip to Heaven. She went once before, after that horrible situation in Alaska. Thank God that He allowed her to come back and spend another 25 years with you. God Bless you all. Your friend in Christ, Will Abshire

  12. We are close friends with Dennis and Denise and have been for many years. Dennis is an extraordinary individual and that certainly reflects well on his family and upbringing. We are sorry for your loss. Mrs. Bult must have been a strong and inspiring lady. With Affection, the Shay family.

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