Degeyter,  John Lee

Degeyter, John Lee

Male 1949 - 2019  (70 years)

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  • Name Degeyter, John Lee  [1, 2, 3
    Born 17 Sep 1949  Breaux Bridge, St. Martin, Louisiana, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Gender Male 
    Died 22 Oct 2019  Jennings, Jefferson Davis, Louisiana, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Address:
    American Legion Hospital
    1634 Elton Road
    Jennings, Louisiana 70546 
    Obituary 25 Oct 2019  Breaux Bridge, St. Martin, Louisiana, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Pellerin Funeral Home 
    • A Funeral Service will be held at 10:30 am on Tuesday, October 29, 2019, at Pellerin Funeral Home of Breaux Bridge for John Lee Degeyter , 70, who passed away on Tuesday, October 22, 2019, at Jennings American Legion Hospital.

      The family requests that visiting hours be observed at the funeral home from 3:30 pm until 8:30 pm on Monday, and continue on Tuesday at 8:30 am until 10:30 am.

      A rosary will be prayed at 7:00 pm on Monday.

      Rev. Ed Degeyter will officiate at the Funeral Service.

      Interment will follow at St. Bernard Mausoleum - No. 2 in Breaux Bridge.

      John was born and raised in Breaux Bridge. He honorably served in the United States Navy from 1968-1972. John loved helping others and volunteering for any events happening in the community, especially the Breaux Bridge Crawfish Festival. He enjoyed listening and playing music and watching his favorite local football teams; Breaux Bridge Tigers, LSU Tigers, Saints, and UL Ragin Cajun football. John will be dearly missed by all who knew and loved him.

      He is survived by his brothers, James (Norma) Degeyter of Arnaudville and Lannie (June) Degeyter of Eunice; sister, Betty Ann Degeyter (Paul) Allemand of Parks; and his numerous nieces and nephews.

      He was preceded in death by his parents, Louis and Lillian Quebedeaux Degeyter; sisters, Anna Mae New and Mary Rose Degeyter Faccion; and his brother-in-law, Ralph Faccion.

      Pallbearers will be Troy Allemand, Tommy Allemand, Greg Degeyter, Chris Degeyter, Shane Degeyter, and Brian New.

      In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Southwest LA Veterans Home, 1610 Evangeline Rd, Jennings, LA 70546, in John Degeyter's name.

      Pellerin Funeral Home of Breaux Bridge, 211 Berard St., Breaux Bridge, LA 70517, (337-332-2111) is in charge of arrangements.
    Reference Number 355403 
    Find A Grave Link https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/147509055 
    Find A Grave Memorial # 147509055 
    Group *FIND A GRAVE MEMORIAL 
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    Buried 29 Oct 2019  Breaux Bridge, St. Martin, Louisiana, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Address:
    St. Bernard Catholic Cemetery & Mausoleum #2
    Breaux Bridge, Louisiana
    https://www.findagrave.com/cemetery/68772/saint-bernard-cemetery-and-mausoleum-#2 
    Person ID I355403  Our Family 2021
    Last Modified 25 Oct 2019 

    Father Degeyter, Louis,   b. 14 Dec 1917, , , Louisiana, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Aug 2007, Arnaudville, St. Landry, Louisiana, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years) 
    Mother Quebedeaux, Lillian,   b. 6 Aug 1918,   d. 5 Mar 2008, Arnaudville, St. Landry, Louisiana, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years) 
    Married Y  [4
    Family ID F128785  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    John Lee Degeyter

  • Sources 
    1. [S80] Pellerin Funeral Homes, http://www.asimas.com/ASIMAS/pellerin/obituaryDescription.jsp?domain_id=154&deceased_id=131236 (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S80] Pellerin Funeral Homes, http://www.pellerinfuneralhome.com/sitemaker/sites/PELLER1/obit.cgi?user=1123321New (Reliability: 3), 7 Oct 2013.

    3. [S112] Pellerin Funeral Homes, Pellerin Funeral Homes, ((http://www.pellerinfuneralhome.com/)), accessed 25 Oct 2019), Entry for John Lee Degeyter; https://www.pellerinfuneralhome.com/obituaries/John-Lee-Degeyter?obId=8354972#/obituaryInfo. (Reliability: 3), 25 Oct 2019.

    4. [S80] Pellerin Funeral Homes, http://www.asimas.com/ASIMAS/pellerin/obituaryDescription.jsp?domain_id=154&deceased_id=208120 (Reliability: 3).