Barbara Ann LaDay (nee Fontenot), 72, of North Riverside, died Sept. 10, 2012 at her daughter’s home in North Riverside.

Born on Aug. 26, 1940 in Daisetta, Texas, she worked as a legal secretary prior to retirement.

Ms. LaDay was the mother of Alisa (Daniel) Sylvie; the grandmother of Raquel Sylvie and Joshua Sylvie; the sister of Larry Fontenot, Wallace Fontenot and Michael Fontenot; and the aunt of many.

A funeral Mass was celebrated Sept. 14 at Mater Christi Church in North Riverside, followed by interment at Queen of Heaven Cemetery in Hillside.

Kuratko-Nosek Funeral Home, North Riverside, handled arrangements.