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 Karl James Braquet

Karl James Braquet

Carencro, Lafayette Parish, Louisiana, USA
Death 4 Nov 2012 (aged 51)
Sunset, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana, USA
Burial Unknown, Specifically: Interment location not yet indicated
Memorial ID 100143051 · View Source
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Karl James Braquet
January 14, 1961 - November 4, 2012

Son of
Donald James Braquet
Shirley Domingue Braquet

Husband of
Vicki Jackson Braquet

Father of
Kelli Lynn Braquet
Lori Blair Braquet

Kim Braquet Pontiff
Daniel Jude Braquet
Keith Joseph Braquet
Anne Braquet

Paternal Grandparents
Francis Braquet, Sr.
Marie Lena Guidry Braquet

Funeral services will be held Wednesday, November 7, 2012 at a 1:00 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial in St. Pius X Catholic Church for Karl James Braquet, age 51, who passed away Sunday, November 4, 2012 in Sunset.

The Rev. Steve LeBlanc pastor of St. Pius X Catholic Church will officiate at the services. Readers will be Evelyn LeBlanc and Mallory Pontiff. Giftbearers will be Jamie Prejean and Kim Pontiff.

Mr. Braquet was a native of Carencro and had been a resident of Lafayette since 1989. He was employed with Bernhard Mechanical Contractors in Lafayette for many years. Karl was a loving husband and father who lived for his family. He was loved by all he met. Karl was an excellent cook who enjoyed feeding his family and friends. He loved his family "Big Big Like The Sky". Mr. Braquet was a parishioner of St. Pius Catholic Church.

Survivors include his wife of 25 years, Vicki Jackson Braquet of Lafayette; parents, Donald James Braquet and the former Shirley Domingue of Carencro; two daughters, Kelli Lynn Braquet and Lori Blair Braquet both of Lafayette; one sister, Kim Braquet Pontiff and her husband, Darrell, of Carencro; one sister-in-law, Jeri Jackson Ward and her husband, Jason, of Humble, TX; three nieces, Jamie Pontiff Prejean and her husband, Blair, Krista Pontiff and Mallory Pontiff; one nephew, Scott Pontiff and his wife, Stacey; four great nieces and nephews; best friend, Dwayne Broussard of Lafayette; mother-in-law, Nancy Neil Falke of Lafayette; and father-in-law, James T. Jackson and his wife, Sheri, of Conroe, TX.

He was preceded in death by two infant brothers, Daniel and Keith Braquet; and one infant sister, Anne Braquet.

Pallbearers will be Dwayne Broussard, Darrell Pontiff, Jason Ward, Luke Francebois, Scott Pontiff and David Brasseux. Honorary pallbearers will be Blair Prejean, Jimmie Brasseaux and Paul Breaux.

Melancon Funeral Home of Carencro, 4615 North University Avenue, Louisiana was in charge of arrangements.


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  • Created by: Kathy S. Savoie
  • Added: 4 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 100143051
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Karl James Braquet (14 Jan 1961–4 Nov 2012), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100143051, ; Maintained by Kathy S. Savoie (contributor 47333179) Unknown, who reports a Interment location not yet indicated.