Obituaries




Jacque Griffin Griffin
March 18, 2009 at 2:46 pm
Jacque Anthony Griffin, 19, a native and resident of Des Allemands, died Tuesday, March 10, 2009. Visitation was held 9 a.m. to funeral time on March 13 at St. Gertrude Catholic Church in Des Allemands.

Martin
March 05, 2009 at 9:34 am
Edna A. Martin, 86, a native and resident of Des Allemands, died at 10:25 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 25, 2009. Visitation was from 6 to 9 p.m. on Feb. 27 and from 8 a.m. at the Des Allemands Mennonite Church, with burial in the church cemetery.

Leblanc
March 05, 2009 at 9:33 am
George P. LeBlanc passed away on Wednesday, Feb. 25, 2009 at 10:30 a.m. in Des Allemands. Beloved husband of the late Vera LeBlanc by first marriage and the late Ida LeBlanc by second marriage.

Hymel
March 05, 2009 at 9:32 am
Catherine Ann Hymel entered into eternal rest with her heavenly father on Feb. 17, 2009 at the age 73. Catherine was a resident of Luling and a native of Breaux Bridge.

Hotard
March 05, 2009 at 9:31 am
Francois George Hotard, Jr. passed away on Tuesday, Feb. 24, 2009 at 8 a.m. at Kenner Regional Hospital. Age 78. He was a Retired Electrician with GATX.

Schneider
January 28, 2009 at 12:30 pm
Joseph H. Schneider passed away on Dec. 31, 2008 at his home following a lengthy illness. He is survived by his wife of 65 years, Virginia Quinn Schneider; children, Sandy Arnold and her husband Ken of Luling, Barbara Schneider of Tucson, Ariz, Joseph R. Schneider and his wife, Sharon, of Chester, NJ; sisters, Eleanor Moran, Florence Sharp and Marge Hallas all of Illinois; seven grandchildren and fourteen great grandchildren.

Schexnaydre
January 28, 2009 at 12:29 pm
Beverly Mary Millet Schexnaydre died on Thursday, Jan. 8, 2009, at the age of 79, in Kenner. She was a native of Norco and resident of Destrehan for 43 years.

Johnson
January 28, 2009 at 12:28 pm

Stephen Jude Johnson (46) of Norco was unexpectedly welcomed into the loving arms of his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on Jan. 24, 2009. He was born Dec. 15, 1962 in Baton Rouge, and a resident of Norco for the past 25 years. Graduate of Destrehan High School and University of Phoenix.

Nazio
January 28, 2009 at 12:27 pm
Paula Ann Nazio, age 40, passed away on Jan. 17, 2009 at 9:06 a.m. Native and resident of Paradis. Visitation was held at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church on Friday, Jan. 23 followed by Mass of Christian Burial at St. Charles Cemetery.

Dufrene
January 28, 2009 at 12:26 pm
Katie Macalusa Dufrene, 66, a resident of Boutte, died Friday, Jan. 16, 2009. Visitation was from 9 a.m. to funeral time Tuesday at Falgout Funeral Home in Raceland.

Adams
January 28, 2009 at 12:25 pm
Lisa Cortez Adams passed away on Jan. 21, 2009 at 1:24 p.m. Native of Des Allemands and resdient of Raceland. Survived by her husband Tony Adams, her father Fredick “Crip” Cortez and his wife Berdine “Dee” Cortez.

Naquin
December 23, 2008 at 11:52 am
Cynthia Gros Naquin, 58, a native of Thibodaux and resident of Des Allemands, died after a valiant fight with cancer on Thursday, Dec. 11, 2008.

Montz
December 23, 2008 at 11:52 am
Geraldine Montz passed away on Tuesday, December 16, 2008 at 9:30 p.m. at River Parishes Hospital, at age 97.

Matherne
December 23, 2008 at 11:51 am
Eleaner Granier Matherne passed away on Wednesday, Dec. 3, 2008 at 10:10 p.m. in Des Allemands.

Mateja
December 23, 2008 at 11:49 am
Palmire "Pat" S. Mateja passed away on Tuesday, December 9, 2008 at 8:05 p.m. at St. Charles Parish Hospital, Luling, LA. A native of New Sarpy, La. She was Catholic.

Hebert
December 23, 2008 at 11:48 am

Walter H. “Skeeter” Hebert, III, age 52, passed away on Monday, Dec. 8. He was a loving and devoted husband, father, grandfather, son, brother, grandson, uncle and nephew.

Champagne
December 23, 2008 at 11:47 am
Audrey Hebert Champagne passed away on Wednesday, December 17, 2008 at 6:20 a.m in Jefferson.

Plattsmier
November 12, 2008 at 12:00 pm
On Oct. 29, 2008 Ryan Plattsmier found peace. Ryan was the much loved son of Randy and Mary Ann Plattsmier and beloved brother, Derek, and his canine “buddy,” Lou.

Boutte teen catches big tuna  at rodeo
Boutte teen catches big tuna at rodeo
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Dalton Bergeron, of Boutte, placed third in the yellowfin tuna division at the International Grand Isle Tarpon Rodeo.