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“Ervin and Ronnie i am so sorry for your loss. I had the pleasure of working with your mom at bootsys deli . I loved all the fun we used to have...Read More »
1 of 4 | Posted by: connie sue quave - gonzales, LA

“Very sorry to learn of miss Caroline's passing. I extend our thoughts and prayers in this most difficult time. ”
2 of 4 | Posted by: Tommy Beyl - Ponchatoula, LA

“Ervin, so truly sorry to learn of your mom's passing. A truly beautiful lady in every respect. My prayers are with you and your entire family. God...Read More »
3 of 4 | Posted by: GLYNN Fendlason - Ponchatoula, LA

“I am so sorry to hear about Carolyn. I recently talked to her in Bootsy's She and I were in school together. She always had a big smile for me. I...Read More »
4 of 4 | Posted by: Texie young - Ponchatoula, LA

Carolyn C. Sterken passed away on Thursday, March 9, 2017 at St. Tammany Hospital at the age of 83. She was born on Sunday, December 3, 1933 in Garyville, Louisiana to the late Eunice Roberts Coutarde and the late Charles Eric Coutarde. She was a resident of Ponchatoula, Louisiana.

Carolyn is survived by her sons, Ervin H. Sterken, Jr., and Ronnie W. Sterken; four grandchildren; and five great grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Ervin Sterken, Sr.; son, Michael W. Sterken; parents, Charles Eric Coutarde and Eunice Roberts; brother, C.E. Coutarde; and sisters, Nelwin Thibodaux and Audrey Landry.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend visitation at French Corner Baptist Church, 39715 Teel Rd, Ponchatoula, LA 70454, on Saturday, March 18, 2017 from 10:00 am until the service at 12:00 pm.

To view and sign Carolyn's guest book, please visit