Pontiff,  Abel Sidney

Pontiff, Abel Sidney

Male 1939 - 2019  (80 years)

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  • Name Pontiff, Abel Sidney  [1, 2
    Born 13 Feb 1939  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died 8 Mar 2019  [1
    Obituary 13 Mar 2019  Houma, Terrebonne, Louisiana, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Chauvin Funeral Home 
    • Abel Sidney Pontiff, 80, a native of Houma, LA and resident of Red Level, AL passed away Friday morning, March 8, 2019.

      Family and friends are invited to attend visitation on Friday, March 15, 2019 at Chauvin Funeral Home from 9:00 AM until service time. A Liturgy of the Word will begin on Friday at 11:00 AM with burial following in Our Lady of the Most Holy Rosary Cemetery.

      Abel is survived by his children Mike Pontiff and wife Jean, Melissa Chauvin and husband Steve, Michelle Foshee and husband Winston; sister, Erline Trahan and late husband Russell; grandchildren, Ashley Pontiff, Haylie Pontiff, Scott Pontiff, Thomas Chauvin and companion Jessica, Robert Chauvin, Richard Chauvin, Beth Foshee, Will Foshee, and Jenna Foshee; two great grandchildren, Emma Pontiff and Kaylie Chauvin.

      Abel is preceded in death by his wife, Loretta Pontiff; and father, Abel Pontiff; mother, Helena Gautreaux Pontiff; brothers, Edmund, Joe, Edward; sisters, Irene and Lucille.

      Abel Pontiff was a loving father. He enjoyed fishing, gardening and loved to spend time with his family and friends. He will be missed dearly.

      Chauvin Funeral Home is honored to serve the Pontiff family.
    Reference Number 24827 
    Buried 15 Mar 2019  Houma, Terrebonne, Louisiana, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Address:
    Holy Rosary Church and Cemetery
    Rosary Street
    Houma, Louisiana Houma, Lou
    https://www.findagrave.com/cemetery/1943945/holy-rosary-cemetery 
    Person ID I24827  Our Family 2021
    Last Modified 3 Jul 2019 

    Father Pontiff, Abel Sidney,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Gautreaux, Helena,   b. 1901, Labadieville, Assumption, Louisiana, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID F191690  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family King, Loretta,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Children 
     1. Pontiff, Melissa
     2. Pontiff, Michelle
     3. Pontiff, Michael Anthony,   b. 31 Mar 1960,   d. 1 Jul 2019  (Age 59 years)
    Last Modified 13 Mar 2019 04:48:00 
    Family ID F9632  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Abel Sidney Pontiff
    Abel Sidney Pontiff

  • Sources 
    1. [S153] Chauvin Funeral Home, Chauvin Funeral Home, ((http://www.chauvinfuneralhome.com/home/index.cfm/main/default/fh_id/10504)), accessed 13 Mar 2019), Entry for Abel Sidney Pontiff; https://www.chauvinfuneralhome.com/obituary/abel-pontiff. (Reliability: 3), 13 Mar 2019.

    2. [S153] Chauvin Funeral Home, Chauvin Funeral Home, ((http://www.chauvinfuneralhome.com/home/index.cfm/main/default/fh_id/10504)), accessed 03 Jul 2019), Entry for Michael Anthony Pontiff; https://www.chauvinfuneralhome.com/obituary/michael-pontiff. (Reliability: 3), 3 Jul 2019.