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Patrick Credeur, Sr
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Birth: May 3, 1929
Acadia Parish
Louisiana, USA
Death: Nov. 16, 2011
Lafayette Parish
Louisiana, USA

Patrick Credeur, Sr.
(May 3, 1929 - November 16, 2011)

Son of
Louis Credeur
Aurelia Fontenot Credeur

Widower of a Marriage of Fifty-seven Years to
Shirley Arsement Credeur

Father of
Patrick "Pat" Credeur, Jr.
Steve Charles "Peco" Credeur, Sr.
Selma Credeur Talbot
Jo Nell Credeur
Shirlene Credeur Menard
Linda Credeur
Sara Credeur
Louis Clyde Credur

Grandfather of
Todd Credeur
Pam White
Travis Credeur
Taylor Credeur
Steve Credeur, Jr.
Sonya Broussard
Ken Talbot, Jr.
Angel Venable
Jeremy Wimberly
Rachael Wimberly
Tamara Wilson
Randall Joseph Menard
Natasha Gooding
Jason Credeur
Tonya Walker
Heather Fontenot
Joshua Steven Guidry

Patsy Credeur Borne

Funeral services will be held Saturday, November 19, 2011 at a 10:00 a.m. Mass of Christian Burial in St. Peter Roman Catholic Church in Carencro for Patrick Credeur, Sr., age 82, who passed away Wednesday, November 16, 2011 at 8:15 p.m. at Our Lady of Lourdes Regional Medical Center in Lafayette.
Interment will be in Evangeline Memorial Gardens in Carencro.

Musical selections will be provided by Julie Broussard, accompanied by Phyllis Simar on the organ. The songs will be Amazing Grace, Be Not Afraid, One Bread One Body and Battle Hymn of the Republic.

Mr. Credeur was a native of Rayne and a resident of Carencro for most of his life. Mr. Credeur was a veteran of the military having served in the U.S. Navy, Seabee Construction Battalion, from 1945 to 1948. He retired from Frank's Casing Crew with twenty-nine years of service, retiring as a safety supervisor. He always spoke highly of Mr. Frank Mosing and of his days in the oil patch. Family and friends will miss him dearly.

Survivors include two sons, Patrick "Pat" Credeur, Jr. and Steve Charles "Peco" Credeur, Sr. both of Carencro; five daughters, Selma Talbot and her husband, Ken, Sr. of Scott, Jo Nell Credeur and her companion, Darrell Miller, of Abbeville, Shirlene Menard and her husband, Randall Paul; of Breaux Bridge, Linda Credeur of Cankton and Sara Credeur and her husband, Mike Federer, of Carencro; sixteen grandchildren, Todd Credeur, Pam White and her husband, Eric, Travis Credeur, Taylor Credeur, Steve Credeur, Jr. and his wife, Shana, Sonya Broussard and her husband, Marc, Ken Talbot, Jr. and his wife, Jamie, Angel Venable and her husband, Barry, Jeremy Wimberly, Rachael Wimberly, Tamara Wilson and her companion, Shea Stires, Randall Joseph Menard, Natasha Gooding and her husband, Gary, Jason Credeur, Tonya Walker and her husband, Donavan and Heather Fontenot and her husband, Brandon; twenty four great grandchildren; and one sister, Patsy Borne of Gramercy.

He was preceded in death by his wife of fifty seven years, Shirley Arsement Credeur; one son, Louis Clyde Credur; one grandson, Joshua Guidry; and his parents, Louis Credeur and the former Aurelia Fontenot, both natives of Rayne.

Pallbearers will be Patrick Credeur, Jr., Todd Credeur, Travis Credeur, Taylor Credeur, Randall Paul Menard and Randall Joseph Menard. Honorary pallbearers will be Steve Credeur, Jr., Ken Talbot, Jr. and Jason Credeur.

Melancon Funeral Home of Carencro, 4615 North University Avenue,Louisiana was in charge of arrangements.
Family links: 
  Louis Credeur (1902 - 1945)
  Aurelia Credeur (1901 - 1992)
  Shirley Mae Arsement Credeur (1931 - 2007)
Evangeline Memorial Gardens
Lafayette Parish
Louisiana, USA
Created by: Kathy S. Savoie
Record added: Nov 17, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 80595104
Patrick Credeur, Sr
Added by: Kathy S. Savoie
Patrick Credeur, Sr
Added by: Kathy S. Savoie
Patrick Credeur, Sr
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Rest in Peace Mr. Credeur
- Kathy S. Savoie
 Added: Nov. 17, 2011

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