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LeRoy Joseph Broussard, Sr
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Birth: Apr. 4, 1924
Lafayette
Lafayette Parish
Louisiana, USA
Death: Mar. 12, 2010
Lafayette
Lafayette Parish
Louisiana, USA

Funeral services were held on Saturday, March 13, 2010, at 1:30 PM in La Chapelle de Martin & Castille in Lafayette, Louisiana, for LeRoy Joseph Broussard, Sr., 85, who passed away peacefully on Friday, March 12, 2010 at Regional Medical Center of Acadiana in Lafayette.

Another service will be held at Grammier Oberle Funeral Home in Groves, Texas with interment afterwards at Greenlawn Memorial Park in Port Arthur, Texas on Tuesday, March 16, 2010.

Survivors include his beloved wife, Vesta Benoit Broussard; one son, LeRoy Joseph Broussard, Jr. and his wife Patricia; two step daughters, Suzanne Revere and her husband Mike and Saralyn Carpenter and her husband Robert; two grandchildren, Stardust Broussard and Corey Broussard; one sister, Mildred Benoit; and two brothers, Norris Broussard and Chester Broussard and his wife Mary.

He was preceded in death by his first wife, Mary Broussard; parents, Lauve and Marie Breaux Broussard; one sister, Helen Hossley; and two brothers, Lauve Paul Broussard and Weston Broussard.

A lifelong resident of Lafayette, LeRoy Broussard, Sr. proudly served his country as a member of the United States Air Force and was a past member of the Knights of Columbus. He was an excellent carpenter and a master of all trades. He firmly believed in trust and expressed his wishes for others to believe in it as well. Mr. Broussard was a loving husband, father, step father, grandfather, brother, uncle and friend. He will be greatly missed by his family and friends.

Pallbearers will be Robert Carpenter, Mike Revere, Shawn Revere, Kristie Carpenter and Stardust Broussard.


Source: Grammier-Oberle Funeral Home, Port Arthur, Texas


LeRoy Joseph Broussard
Gender: Male
Age at Death: 82
Residence: Lafayette, Louisiana, USA
Date of Birth: 7 Sep 1927
Date of Death: 13 Mar 2010
Source Location: Scott, Louisiana, USA
Spouse: Vesta Benoit Broussard
Children: Suzanne Revere and her husband Mike and Saralyn Carpenter and her husband Robert
Parents: Lauve Broussard
[Marie Breaux Broussard]
Brothers and Sisters: Helen Hossley; Lauve Paul Broussard and Weston Broussard; Mildred Benoit; Norris Broussard and Chester Broussard and his wife Mary
Military: United States Air Force
Full Obituary:
LeRoy Joseph Broussard, Sr. Funeral services will be held on Saturday, March 13, 2010, at 1:30 PM in La Chapelle de Martin & Castille in Lafayette, for LeRoy Joseph Broussard, Sr, 85, who passed away peacefully on Friday, March 12, 2010 at Regional Medical Center of Acadiana in Lafayette Following services at Martin & Castille Funeral Home, there will be another service held at Grammier Oberle Funeral Home in Groves, Texas with interment afterwards at Greenlawn Memorial Park in Port Arthur, Texas on Tuesday, March 16, 2010.
Reverend Louis Richard, Pastor of Sacred Heart of Jesus Catholic Church in Broussard, will conduct the funeral services. Jodi Bollich, organist and soloist, will sing "How Great Thou Art", "Amazing Grace", "Be Not Afraid" and "The Old Rugged Cross" for the services. Following the service, Eddie Baker will play "Taps".
Survivors include his beloved wife, Vesta Benoit Broussard; one son, LeRoy Joseph Broussard, Jr. and his wife Patricia; two step daughters, Suzanne Revere and her husband Mike and Saralyn Carpenter and her husband Robert; two grandchildren, Stardust Broussard and Corey Broussard; one sister, Mildred Benoit; and two brothers, Norris Broussard and Chester Broussard and his wife Mary.
He was preceded in death by his first wife, Mary Broussard; parents, Lauve and Marie Breaux Broussard; one sister, Helen Hossley; and two brothers, Lauve Paul Broussard and Weston Broussard.
A lifelong resident of Lafayette, LeRoy Broussard, Sr. proudly served his country as a member of the United States Air Force and was a past member of the Knights of Columbus. He was an excellent carpenter and a master of all trades. He firmly believed in trust and expressed his wishes for others to believe in it as well. Mr. Broussard was a loving husband, father, step father, grandfather, brother and friend. He will be greatly missed by his family and friends.
Pallbearers will be Robert Carpenter, Mike Revere, Shawn Revere, Kristie Carpenter and Stardust Broussard. The family requests that visitation be observed in Martin & Castille's Downtown Lafayette location on Saturday, March 13, 2010 from 10:00 AM until time of service. View the obituary and guestbook online at www.mourning.com Martin & Castille, 330 St. Landry St.-Lafayette, 234-2311 Driving Directions
 
 
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 Parents:
  Lauve Broussard (1898 - 1981)
  Marie Aurora Breaux Broussard (1898 - 1983)
 
 Spouse:
  Mary Z Broussard (1922 - 1988)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Greenlawn Memorial Park
Groves
Jefferson County
Texas, USA
 
Maintained by: Domingue Descendent
Originally Created by: Judy Blacksher
Record added: Mar 16, 2010
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LeRoy Joseph Broussard, Sr
Added by: Domingue Descendent
 
LeRoy Joseph Broussard, Sr
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LeRoy Joseph Broussard, Sr
Added by: Domingue Descendent
 
 
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Hello Cousin, I finally met LeRoy Jr and got your photos. God Bless you and Mary Zilla and Vesta and all your family
- Domingue Descendent
 Added: Dec. 19, 2013
Hi LeRoy, Im glad to see you are already added to this site. I talked to your son, LeRoy, the other day. All is well. I think of you often. I saw Mildred and Norris at a party for Mildred. I see Chester and Mary too. God Bless you. Linda
- Domingue Descendent
 Added: Jan. 1, 2013

- Judy Blacksher
 Added: Apr. 4, 2010
 
 
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