The Diocese of Lake Charles will again host the Louisiana Cemetery Task Force to explain available FEMA Individual Assistance as it applies to disturbed bodies in church, public, private and family cemeteries, as a result of Hurricanes Laura and Delta. Ryan Seidemann, Section Chief, Lands & Natural Resources with the Louisiana Department of Justice, will present pertinent information. The informational meetings are scheduled as follows:


Thursday, November 19, 2020, at 6:00pm

St. Mary of the Lake Parish Hall

11054 LA Hwy. 384

Big Lake (Lake Charles address)

Thursday, December 3, 2020, at 6:00pm

Immaculate Heart of Mary Founder’s Hall

2031 Opelousas Street

Lake Charles


Family members and friends, as well as those willing to serve as good samaritans for the deceased without families, are urged to attend.