Desormeaux,  Elias A. Sr.

Desormeaux, Elias A. Sr.

Male 1929 - 2010  (81 years)

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  • Name Desormeaux, Elias A.  [1
    Suffix Sr. 
    Born 17 Oct 1929  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died 16 Nov 2010  Lafayette, Lafayette, Louisiana, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Obituary 17 Nov 2010  Delcambre, Iberia, Louisiana, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    David Funeral Home 
    • A Mass of Christian Burial for Mr. Elias A. Desormeaux, 81, will be held at 11:00 AM on Thursday, November 18, 2010 at Our Lady of The Lake Catholic Church with Fr. Herb Bennerfeld officiating.

      Visitation will be at David Funeral Home of Erath on Wednesday, November 17, 2010 from 11:00 AM until 9:00 PM with a recitation of the rosary at 7:00 PM. Visitation will resume on Thursday, November 18, 2010 from 8:00 AM until the time of the services. Interment will follow at Our Lady of the Lake Mausoleum.

      A native and resident of Delcambre, Mr. Desormeaux died at 4:30 PM on Monday, November 15, 2010 at a Lafayette Hospital. He proudly served his country in the Navy during the Korean Conflict, and then became a successful accountant retiring from Entex after over 30 years of service. He was also commander of the Delcambre American Legion and past commander of VFW Post #4158.

      He is survived by his wife of 52 years, Dorothy Lee Desormeaux of Delcambre; a son, Elias A. Desormeaux and his wife Bettina of Delcambre; a daughter, Denise D. Smith and her husband Stanley of Lafayette; a sister, Joyce Viator of New Iberia, and five grandchildren, Brittney Desormeaux, Callie Desormeaux, Joshua LeBlanc, Jordon LeBlanc, and Angelle Smith.

      He was preceded in death by his parents, Jean Demas and Julie Broussard Desormeaux; three brothers, Alvin Desormeaux, Ulysse Desormeaux, and Howard Desormeaux; and two sisters, Lillian Comeaux and Lizzie Mae Bourque.

      Serving as pallbearers will be Elias Desormeaux, Jr., Joshua LeBlanc, Elwood LeBlanc, Stanley Smith David Funeral Home of Erath at 209 E. Putnam St. (337)937-0405 will be handling the arrangements.
    Reference Number 424802 
    Buried 18 Nov 2010  Delcambre, Iberia, Louisiana, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Address:
    Our Lady of the Lake Cemetery & Mausoleum
    Delcambre, Louisiana
    https://www.findagrave.com/cemetery/2151659/our-lady-of-the-lake-cemetery 
    Person ID I424802  Our Family 2021
    Last Modified 18 Oct 2016 

    Father Desormeaux, Jean Demas,   b. 20 Sep 1896,   d. 26 Jul 1969  (Age 72 years) 
    Mother Broussard, Zoe Julie,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID F155656  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Lee, Dorothy 
    Children 
     1. Desormeaux, Elias A. Jr.
     2. Desormeaux, Denise
    Last Modified 29 Sep 2018 15:08:00 
    Family ID F168013  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Elias A. Desormeaux Sr.
    Elias A. Desormeaux Sr.

  • Sources 
    1. [S146] David Funeral Homes, http://www.davidfuneralhome.org/memsol.cgi?user_id=1240146 (Reliability: 3), 1 Jun 2015.