|Birth: ||Feb. 11, 1925|
|Death: ||Aug. 16, 2008|
Funeral services will be held Tuesday, August 19, 2008, at 2:00 p.m. in First Baptist Church in Opelousas for Percy Joseph Lalonde, age 83, who passed away Saturday, August 16, 2008 at 11:30 p.m. at Our Lady of Lourdes Regional Medical Center in Lafayette.
Interment will be in Bellevue Memorial Park in Opelousas. Pastor Perry Hubbs with First Baptist Church in Opelousas will officiate at the services.
Mr. Lalonde was a native and resident of Opelousas. Percy had worked for the Opelousas Police Department for 32 years, serving 8 years as Police Chief. He was a member of the Veterans of Foreign War Post in Opelousas, and Masonic Humble Cottage #19. Mr. Lalonde was a veteran of the military, having served in the U. S. Navy during World War II.
Survivors include his wife, Bettie Neal Lalonde of Opelousas; and one brother, Larry J. Lalonde of New Iberia.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Noah Joseph Lalonde and the former Lena Miller, both natives of Leonville; and by a brother, Arthur Lalonde.
The family requests that visiting hours be observed from 2:00 p.m. until 10:00 p.m. Monday and will continue from 8:00 a.m. until service time on Tuesday.
Melancon Funeral Home of Opelousas, 4708 I-49 North Service Road, (337) 407-1907, is in charge of arrangements.
Noah Lalonde (1893 - 1964)
Elena Miller Lalonde (1895 - 1968)
Arthur Joseph Lalonde (1915 - 2005)*
Percy Joseph Lalonde (1925 - 2008)
Larry Joseph Lalonde (1940 - 2013)*
Bellevue Memorial Park
St. Landry Parish
Maintained by: Kathy S. Savoie
Originally Created by: VERNA
Record added: Jul 19, 2012
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