Alicia Cortez Robicheaux, 77, a resident of Morgan City, passed away Sunday, January 15, 2023 at her home.
Alicia was born November 3, 1944, the daughter of Alidor Cortez and Elizabeth Martinez Cortez.
Alicia was a loving mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. Her family was her pride and joy, and she enjoyed cooking for her them and spending time with them. She was a devout Catholic and a faithful parishioner of Holy Cross Catholic Church. Alicia retired from the school board after many years as a cafeteria manager. She was also a member of the AARP, and was always involved in their events. Alicia found much pleasure in being sociable; she never met a stranger, and was cherished by many dear friends. She was an avid sports fan and especially loved LSU.
She will be sadly missed and lovingly remembered by her two children, David Robicheaux Jr. and Dana Metrejean and husband Alvin “P.T.”; one sister, Irma Becnel; three grandchildren, Nicholas Metrejean and wife Kayla, Brandon Metrejean and fiancé Tiffany, Alana Metrejean and fiancé Jacob; six great-grandchildren, Korie, Emmie, Kelsi, Nikki, Jack, and Madison Metrejean; companion, Andrew Crouch.
Alicia was preceded in death by her parents, Alidor and Elizabeth Cortez; husband, David Robicheaux Sr.; four siblings, Verna Mahler, Cleveland, Ozema, and Ervin Cortez.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11:00 a.m., Thursday, January 19, 2023 at Holy Cross Catholic Church with Father Mike Trahan officiating. Visitation will be held Thursday, January 19, 2023 at Holy Cross Catholic Church from 9:00 a.m. until the time of Mass. After Mass, Alicia will be laid to rest in the Morgan City Cemetery.